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Microcosms
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Uk Ltd
Publication date April 1, 2017
Pages 288
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781784871307
ISBN-10 1784871303
Dimensions 0 by 5 by 8 in.
Original list price $14.95
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In his acclaimed work Danube, Claudio Magris painted a vast canvas stretching from the source of the river to the Black Sea. Now he focuses on the tiny borderlands of Istria and Italy where he was born and where he has lived most intensely. From the forests of Monte Nevoso, to the hidden valleys of the Tyrol, to a Trieste café, Microcosms pieces together a mosaic of stories—comic, tragic, picaresque, nostalgic—from life's minor characters. Their worlds might be small, but they are far from minimalist: in them flashes the great, the meaningful, the unrepeatable significance of every existence.


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Hardcover
Book cover for 9781860467875
 
from Harvill Pr (April 1, 2000)
9781860467875 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $25.00
About: Translated from the Italian, Magis delves into the environment of his Triestine homeland and uncovers the whole of human striving in a microcosm.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781784871307 Book cover for 9781860466182 Book cover for 9781860467691
 
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Reprint edition from Random House Uk Ltd (April 1, 2017)
9781784871307 | details & prices | 288 pages | List price $14.95
About: In his acclaimed work Danube, Claudio Magris painted a vast canvas stretching from the source of the river to the Black Sea.
With Iain Halliday (other contributor) | from Harvill Pr (April 1, 2001)
9781860467691 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $14.99
About: In his acclaimed work Danube, Claudio Magris painted a vast canvas stretching from the source of the river to the Black Sea.
from Harvill Pr (May 1, 1999)
9781860466182 | details & prices | List price $26.95
About: In his acclaimed work Danube, Claudio Magris painted a vast canvas stretching from the source of the river to the Black Sea.

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