The Nonexistent Knight & The Cloven Viscount

Calvino, Italo (Book - 199?)
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The Nonexistent Knight & The Cloven Viscount

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Two novellas: the first, a parody of medieval knighthood told by a nun; the second, a fantasy about a nobleman bisected into his good and evil halves. "Bravura pieces... executed with brilliance and brio"(Chicago Tribune). Translated by Archibald Colquhoun. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
Authors: Calvino, Italo
Title: The nonexistent knight & The cloven viscount
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace & Co., 199?, c1962
Characteristics: 246 p. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Italo Calvino ; translated by Archibald Colquhoun
Notes: Translation of Il cavaliere inesistente and Il Visconte dimezzato
"A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
"A Harvest Book."
Additional Contributors: Calvino, Italo (Visconte dimezzato)
Alternate Title: Cloven viscount
ISBN: 9780156659758
Branch Call Number: FICTION CALVINO
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Two short, fantastic fairy tales from a modern master, one about a knight that does not exist, one about a viscount who is cut in two.

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