Cesare Pavese was one of Italy's great post-war writers. His poetry was revolutionary-both artistically and politically-rejecting the verbal and philosophical constraints of tradition and utilizing direct, colloquial language. His subjects were peasants, hobos, and prostitutes, and this bilingual volume includes all the poetry Pavese ever published, including work originally deleted by Fascist censors. A landmark volume.Cesare Pavese (1908-50) was a novelist, poet, and translator and a major literary figure in post-war Italy.
author: Cesare Pavese ASIN or ISBN-10: 1556591748 binding: Paperback list price: $17.00 USD amazon price: $16.69 USD
From the internationally acclaimed author of The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony comes one of the most significant books in recent years on a writer of perennial interest–a virtuoso interpretation of the work of Franz Kafka.
author: Roberto Calasso ASIN or ISBN-10: 1400076129 binding: Paperback list price: $17.00 USD amazon price: $17.00 USD
The essential philosophical writings of one of the twentieth century’s most influential writers are now gathered into a single volume with an introduction and afterword by the celebrated writer and publisher Roberto Calasso.
author: Franz Kafka ASIN or ISBN-10: 0805212078 binding: Paperback list price: $15.95 USD amazon price: $15.95