If On A Winter s Night A Traveller

This remarkable novel leads you through many different books including a detective adventure, a romance, a satire, an erotic story, a diary and a quest. But the real hero is you, the reader.

If On A Winter s Night A Traveller

If On A Winter s Night A Traveller

You go into a bookshop and buy If on a Winter's Night a Traveller by Italo Calvino. You like it. But alas there is a printer's error in your copy. You take it back to the shop and get a replacement. But the replacement seems to be a totally different story. You try to track down the original book you were reading but end up with a different narrative again. This remarkable novel leads you through many different books including a detective adventure, a romance, a satire, an erotic story, a diary and a quest. But the real hero is you, the reader.

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If On A Winter's Night A Traveller
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Italo Calvino
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-23 - Publisher: Random House

You go into a bookshop and buy If on a Winter's Night a Traveller by Italo Calvino. You like it. But alas there is a printer's error in your copy. You take it back to the shop and get a replacement. But the replacement seems to be a totally different
If on a Winters Night: Vintage Christmas
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Italo Calvino
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-22 - Publisher: Vintage Books

'The promise of reading is enough' Calvino's masterpiece opens with a scene that's reassuringly commonplace: apparently. Indeed, it's taking place now. A reader goes into a bookshop to buy a book: not any book, but the latest Calvino, the book you are holding in your hands. Or is it? Are
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Italo Calvino, William Weaver
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Everyman's Library

Ten different and thoroughly dissimilar novels intertwine as the beginning of each book, interrupted at a critical moment of suspense, leads into yet another novel reflecting yet another literary mode
Waiting for the End
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Earl G. Ingersoll
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

Waiting for the End examines two dozen contemporary novels within the context of a half century of theorizing about the function of ending in narrative. That theorizing about ending generated a powerful dynamic a quarter-century ago with the advent of feminist criticism of masculinist readings of the role played by
Encyclopedia of Fictional and Fantastic Languages
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Earl G. Ingersoll
Categories: Imaginary languages
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-01 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

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