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The Resource Difficult loves, Italo Calvino ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver and Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright

Difficult loves, Italo Calvino ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver and Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright

Label
Difficult loves
Title
Difficult loves
Statement of responsibility
Italo Calvino ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver and Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
A selection of short stories collected under the headings Riviera stories, Wartime stories, Postwar stories, and, Stories of love and loneliness
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Library Journal
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
Label
Difficult loves, Italo Calvino ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver and Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Gli amori difficili
  • "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Contents
Adam, one afternoon -- The enchanted garden -- A goatherd at luncheon -- The house of the beehives -- Big fish, little fish -- A ship loaded with crabs -- Man in the wasteland -- Lazy sons -- Fear on the footpath -- Hunger at Bévera -- Going to headquarters -- The crow comes last -- One of the three is still alive -- Animal woods -- Mine field -- Theft in a pastry shop -- Dollars and the demimondaine -- Sleeping like dogs -- Desire in November -- Transit bed -- The adventure of a soldier -- The adventure of a bather -- The adventure of a clerk -- The adventure of a photographer -- The adventure of a traveler -- The adventure of a reader -- The adventure of a nearsighted man -- The adventure of a pet
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780156260558
Lccn
84000685
Label
Difficult loves, Italo Calvino ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver and Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Gli amori difficili
  • "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Contents
Adam, one afternoon -- The enchanted garden -- A goatherd at luncheon -- The house of the beehives -- Big fish, little fish -- A ship loaded with crabs -- Man in the wasteland -- Lazy sons -- Fear on the footpath -- Hunger at Bévera -- Going to headquarters -- The crow comes last -- One of the three is still alive -- Animal woods -- Mine field -- Theft in a pastry shop -- Dollars and the demimondaine -- Sleeping like dogs -- Desire in November -- Transit bed -- The adventure of a soldier -- The adventure of a bather -- The adventure of a clerk -- The adventure of a photographer -- The adventure of a traveler -- The adventure of a reader -- The adventure of a nearsighted man -- The adventure of a pet
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780156260558
Lccn
84000685

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