The Resource Neapolitan chronicles, Anna Maria Ortese ; translated by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee, (electronic resource)

Neapolitan chronicles, Anna Maria Ortese ; translated by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee, (electronic resource)

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Neapolitan chronicles
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Neapolitan chronicles
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Anna Maria Ortese ; translated by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee
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eng
Summary
A riveting classic of European literature, this superb collection of fiction and reportage is set in Italy's most vibrant and turbulent metropolis-Naples-in the immediate aftermath of World War II. These writings helped inspire Elena Ferrante's bestselling novels, and she has expressed deep admiration for the author of this volume. Goyaesque in its depiction of the widespread suffering and brutal desperation that plagued the city, it comprises a mix of masterful storytelling and piercing journalism. This book, with its unforgettable portrait of Naples high and low, is also a stunning literary companion to the great neorealist films of the era by directors such as Vittorio de Sica and Roberto Rossellini. Neapolitan Chronicles is exquisitely rendered in English by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee, two of the leading translators working from Italian today. Included in the collection is "A Pair of Eyeglasses," one of the most widely praised Italian short stories of the last century
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TEFOD
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Ortese, Anna Maria
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853
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PQ4875.R8
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M313 2018ab
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fiction
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Read by Gabra Zackman
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1949-
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  • Zackman, Gabra
  • Goldstein, Ann
  • McPhee, Jenny
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  • Short stories, Italian
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • Naples (Italy)
  • Naples (Italy)
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adult
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Neapolitan chronicles, Anna Maria Ortese ; translated by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee, (electronic resource)
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9781538518700
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Neapolitan chronicles, Anna Maria Ortese ; translated by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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spoken word
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (6 hr., 16 min., 54 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
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9781538518700
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not applicable
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computer
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other
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(OCoLC)1028736556
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