LibraryThing Review. User Review – BayardUS – LibraryThing. I prefer his longer works but Buzzati writes a mean short story as well: “One morning around ten. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. : Restless Nights: Selected Stories of Dino Buzzati (Restless Nights Ppr): Very scarce, hard-to-find title is in pristine condition, aside from a light.

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Rare Complete Review “A” rating. I giorni che hai perso.

Then it slowly unclenched and remained this way, immobile, dono an enormous canopy of ruin. Open Preview See a Problem? In the French rag and bone shop of the heart.

He was suggested to buzxati by a friend, I scrounged two out-of-print volumes, of which this is the first I’ve read, and now I’m a fan. Charles Burchfield and more at The Art of Memory. Best greatest magnificent glorious book ever. Apr 14, Alex V.

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Many of the stories evoke the insoluble mysteries of life by proposing just one, very specifically insoluble mystery. Stefano is the son of a sea captain. May 11, Greg rated it liked it. That’s a game a writer can go to repeatedly, and Buzzati has created quite a nice set buzsati puzzles for us to test ourselves against. An Ophidian Extravaganza part 1.

I will always love Buzzati. Al cancelletto della vecchia misera casa stava Duk, il fedele mastino, che lo attendeva da due anni, ridotto pelle e ossa. Most of these pieces are quite short, but as with Borges, they are so well executed that there is no need for excess verbiage – Buzzati has tuned his stories perfectly, and delivers the goods elegantly, entertainingly, and one might even say ecstatically. If the passage above intrigued you or if you’re a fan of any of the writers I just mentioned give Buzzati a try and I doubt you’ll be disappointed.


Want to Read saving…. He alludes, for example, to industrialization, to the debasement of social values, to godlessness, to corruption and misinformation by the government, and to the alienation felt by members of society. Living Design in Japan. French Children’s Books of the 30s and 40s.

Kafka’s “In the Penal Colony” is evoked by the story “Quiz at the Prison” in which we learn that in this prison the prisoners, through no system they can discern, are allowed, once in their sentence, to appeal to the masses in the square, for their freedom. Nov 22, Nughts rated it really liked it Shelves: Non c’era bisogno di dircelo, lo si capisce da soli.

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Thank you Chris from Dreamers Rise. Women, Snakes and Stalkers: Jun 16, Booklover rated it it was amazing Shelves: Graphic Design in China in the s and 30s. Lo scaricatore stava dritto sul ciglio del vallone, immobile come un giustiziere. He is like any good father. Dedicated to you but you weren’t glistening. Crime Novel Covers from Poland.


International Institute for Research on Literary Lunatics I haven’t read any of Buzzati’s novels, which I hear can get somewhat long-winded, but I find these micro-stories to be compact, idiosyncratic and intensely fun mash-ups of fable, myth, and fantasy with a spritz of science fiction.

His stuff Nigyts prefer his longer byzzati but Buzzati writes a mean short story as well: Trivia About Restless Nights: His protagonists often find themselves dumbfounded by the twists of time and happenstance and forced to roll with the weirdness, which is pretty much all we can do in any situation.

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Nell’introduzione al libro ci viene detto che mentre Buzzati lo scriveva si preparava alla morte. Silly and imaginative and haunting. Sep 02, Bardha rated it it was amazing. Vintage Design and Illustration in Japan.

The Butterfly’s Ball and the Grasshopper’s Feast. But almost everything in this slim volume is clever and worth revisiting.