An old man, haunted by the imminence of death, harks back to the loves of his youth in a small Sicilian town where he was a schoolteacher. As he breathes life into his memoires, a whole world of laughter and pain is evoked. Gesualdo Bufalino also wrote "Night's Lies".
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Original Language: Italian
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Book Description Collins Harvill, London, 1989. hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Creagh, P. (transl.) (illustrator). First Edition. Laminated jacket, grey cover with gilt lettering to spine and contents in very good clean condition. Pages and text tight and bright. Includes b/w illustrations and tables. E. Used. Bookseller Inventory # 249733
Book Description Collins Harvill, London, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition. First English edition. Originally published in Italy in 1984.Translated by Patrick CreaghA VERY FINE( appears unread) book in VERY FINE crisp jacket. Unusual in such nice condition !. Bookseller Inventory # JD1982
Book Description The Harvill Press, London, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Gray boards with lightly bumped corners. Gilt lettered spine. Dust jacket price-clipped. A clean and tight copy in a clean dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 002612