Name and Tears & Other Stories

Forty Years of Italian Fiction
(Book - 1990)
Name and Tears & Other Stories

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Title: Name and tears & other stories
forty years of Italian fiction
Publisher: St. Paul, Minn. : Graywolf Press, 1990
Characteristics: xxi, 231 p. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited and translated by Kathrine Jason
Notes: Translated from Italian
Contents: The peacock / Giovanni Arpino
The missed marriage / Giuseppe Bonaviri
The tailor's son / Giuseppe Bonaviri
Arrival in the city / Vitaliano Brancati
The invaded man / Gesualdo Bufalino
Something that begins with "L" / Dino Buzzati
Adam, one afternoon / Italo Calvino
At the station / Carlo Cassola
The discovery of America / Umberto Eco
The boss doesn't pay / Beppe Fenoglio
The thieving magpie / Carlo E. Gadda
House at the sea / Natalia Ginzburg
This has nothing to do with me / Raffaele La Capria
Words in commotion / Tommaso Landolfi
Gogol's wife / Tommaso Landolfi
Bakarak / Luigi Malerba
After the shark / Luigi Malerba
Blocked / Alberto Moravia
A pair of glasses / Anna M. Ortese
Woman / Goffredo Parise
Caress / Goffredo Parise
Publisher's reader / Giuseppe Pontiggia
Vanda / Vasco Pratolini
Jolly and Poker / Francesca Sanvitale
Parlor game / Leonardo Sciascia
The grey stain / Carlo Sgorlon
The seagull / Mario Soldati
The arhant / Antonio Tabucchi
A personal missive / Mario Tobino
Name and tears / Elio Vittorini
The cart / Elio Vittorini
ISBN: 1555971326
Branch Call Number: FICTION NAME
Subject Headings: Italian fiction Women authors Translations into English Short stories, English Short stories, Italian Translations into English Italian fiction 20th century Translations into English
Topical Term: Italian fiction
Short stories, English
Short stories, Italian
Italian fiction
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If you have never read any Italian fiction, this anthology is an excellent place to begin. Twenty-six authors and a wide range of ideas will introduce you to post-WWII Italy.

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