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Author Calvino, Italo, author.

Uniform Title Collezione di sabbia. English
Title Collection of sand / Italo Calvino. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition First U.S. edition.
Publication Info. Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 209 pages)
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Summary Italo Calvino's unbounded curiosity and masterful imagination are displayed in peak form in Collection of Sand, the last of his works published during his lifetime. Here, Calvino applies his encyclopedic mind to the delights of the visual world, in essays on subjects ranging from cuneiform and antique maps to Mexican temples and Japanese gardens. Never before translated into English, Collection of Sand is an incisive and often surprising meditation on observation and knowledge, the difference between the world as we see it and the world as it is.
Subject Calvino, Italo -- Translations into Spanish.
Calvino, Italo -- Translations into English.
Calvino, Italo. (OCoLC)fst00045334
Literary criticism.
Genre Electronic books.
Translations. (OCoLC)fst01423791
Added Author McLaughlin, M. L. (Martin L.), translator.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Calvino, Italo. Collection of sand London : Penguin Books, 2013 9780141193748
Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Calvino, Italo. Collection of sand Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt [2014] 9780544146464 (DLC) 2014001373 (OCoLC)869552437
ISBN 9780544231948 : $13.95
0544231945 : $13.95
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