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The Resource Why read the classics?, Italo Calvino ; translated by Martin McLaughlin

Why read the classics?, Italo Calvino ; translated by Martin McLaughlin

Label
Why read the classics?
Title
Why read the classics?
Statement of responsibility
Italo Calvino ; translated by Martin McLaughlin
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
In this collection of 36 essays, Italo Calvino explores the definition of what is classic literature, and surveys works that range from early modern Europe and antiquity to the 19th century novel and contemporary classics
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Calvino, Italo
Dewey number
  • 809
  • 809
  • 809
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Penguin modern classics
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  • Literature
  • Best books
  • Literature
Target audience
specialized
Label
Why read the classics?, Italo Calvino ; translated by Martin McLaughlin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141189703
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 277 p.
Isbn
9780141189703
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Why read the classics?, Italo Calvino ; translated by Martin McLaughlin
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141189703
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 277 p.
Isbn
9780141189703
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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