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The Resource Adam, one afternoon and other stories, Italo Calvino ; translated by Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright

Adam, one afternoon and other stories, Italo Calvino ; translated by Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright

Label
Adam, one afternoon and other stories
Title
Adam, one afternoon and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Italo Calvino ; translated by Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Long recognised as work that revitalised fiction at that time, the pieces contained here have an heroic, almost legendary impact. All the characters and creatures convey a feeling of the wonder, terror and mystery of life
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1923-1985
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Calvino, Italo
Dewey number
  • 853.9'14
  • 853.9'14
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
short stories
Series statement
Vintage classics
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  • Calvino, Italo
  • General
  • Fiction in Translation
  • Short Stories
Label
Adam, one afternoon and other stories, Italo Calvino ; translated by Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Collins, 1957
Control code
9780099287032
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
189 p.
Isbn
9780099287032
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Adam, one afternoon and other stories, Italo Calvino ; translated by Archibald Colquhoun and Peggy Wright
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Collins, 1957
Control code
9780099287032
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
189 p.
Isbn
9780099287032
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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