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If on a winter's night a traveler
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Series:
Everyman's library ; volume no. 138.
Published:
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1993.
Format:
Book
ISBN:
9780679420255 (hbk.), 0679420258 (hbk.)
Physical Desc:
xli, 254 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Description

The antagonists of this novel are eight readers in a library. The celebrated Italian novelist presents ten samples of contemporary writing from around the world as an entertaining series of parodies of some of the principal genres of contemporary fiction, ranging from the Eastern European political novel to the Latin American novel. Calvino explores the nature of reality and the way it is perceived through art.

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxvi-xxvii).
Description
The antagonists of this novel are eight readers in a library. The celebrated Italian novelist presents ten samples of contemporary writing from around the world as an entertaining series of parodies of some of the principal genres of contemporary fiction, ranging from the Eastern European political novel to the Latin American novel. Calvino explores the nature of reality and the way it is perceived through art.
Language
Translation from the Italian.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Calvino, I., & Weaver, W. (1993). If on a winter's night a traveler. New York: Knopf : Distributed by Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Calvino, Italo and William Weaver. 1993. If On a Winter's Night a Traveler. New York: Knopf : Distributed by Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Calvino, Italo and William Weaver, If On a Winter's Night a Traveler. New York: Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1993.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Calvino, Italo., and William Weaver. If On a Winter's Night a Traveler. New York: Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1993. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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