Title: Further Confessions Of Zeno
Publisher: University Of California Press
Publication Date: 1969
Edition: 1st Edition.
Berkeley. 1969. University Of California Press. 1st American Edition. Very Good In Dustjacket With Tape-Repaired Tear In The Back. Translated from the Italian by Ben Johnson & P. N. Furbank. 302 pages. hardcover. Jacket design by David Stanfield. keywords: Literature Translated Italy. inventory # 10010. FROM THE PUBLISHER - In the last years of his life Svevo was working on a sequel to THE CONFESSIONS OF ZENO, It was never completed, but from the fragments he left it is possible to conjecture what kind of work it might have been, The five narratives included in this volume deal-like the astonishingly funny and accomplished three-act play with which it ends - with Svevoís obsession with old age, its miseries and consolations, In the humor, tenderness and gently irony of these final works, and in the beauty and complexity of their prose, the voice of THE CONFESSIONS OF ZENO and AS A MAN GROWS OLDER will be found to be as steady as ever, the laughter as sharp, the insight undimmed. CONTENTS: Bibliographical Note; THE OLD OLD MAN; AN OLD MANíS CONFESSIONS; UMBERTINO; A CONTRACT; THIS INDOLENCE OF MINE; REGENERATION: a Comedy in three Acts. Original titles: Il vecchione (The Old Old Man) copyright (c) 1959 by dallíOglio, editore, Milan. Le Confessioni del Vegliardo (An Old Manís Confessions), Umbertino, Un Contratto (A Contract), and Il Mio Ozio (This Indolence of Mine) copyright 1957 by Arnoldo Mondadori editore. La Rigenerazione (Regeneration) copyright (c) 1960 by Arnoldo Mondadori editore . Very Good In Dustjacket With Tape-Repaired Tear In The Back. Bookseller Inventory # 10010
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