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If on a winter's night a traveler / Italo Calvino ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver.

Calvino, Italo. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544133402
  • ISBN: 0544133404
  • ISBN: 1299903606
  • ISBN: 9781299903609
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (260 pages).
  • Edition: 1st Harvest/HBJ ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982.

Content descriptions

General Note: Translation of: Se una notte d'inverno un viaggiatore.
"A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Restrictions on Access Note: Restrictions unspecified
Summary, etc.: Italo Calvino imagines a novel capable of endless mutations in this intricately crafted story about writing and readers. If on a Winter's Night a Traveler turns out to be not one novel but ten, each with a different plot, style, ambience, and author, and each interrupted at a moment of suspense. Together they form a labyrinth of literatures, known and unknown, alive and extinct, through which two readers, a male and a female, pursue both the story lines that intrigue them and one another.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Subject: Italian fiction.
FICTION > General.
Genre: Short stories.
Electronic books.

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