This collection includes stories by established Italian literary figures such as Italo Calvino and Primo Levi as well as a new generation of writers. Aspects of Sicilian and Italian life are explored by Leonardo Sciascia and Goffredo Parise, while Antonio Tabucchi looks at the natures of reality.
Do the Irish have, in relation to anybody else, any special capacity for the short story?''. In this collection of thirty-eight short stories covering many generations and moods..Подробнее
The short story has become one of the major forms of modern literary expression - in some ways the most modern of them all''. The story of the British short story since the Second..Описание
Twenty-one short stories from some of the best American writers over the last two hundred years provide a mesmerizing, multi-faceted portrait of a people and a country busily..Описание
Reflecting the variety of modern Spanish literature, these stories range from the sharp insights of Gabriel Garc?a Marquez''s "Mar?a dos Prazeres" to Isabel Allende''s powerful..Подробнее
Written by authors from Quebec as well as France, the majority of these stories have been published in the last decade and reflect a rich diversity of styles and themes. From..Описание