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Product Description: From “one of the most distinguished writers of modern Italy” (New York Review of Books), a classic novel of society in the midst of a war.This powerful novel is set against the background of Italy from 1939 to 1944, from the anxious months before the country entered the war, through the war years, to the allied victory with its trailing wake of anxiety, disappointment, and grief...read more

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9781628725087 | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, July 7, 2015), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: From “one of the most distinguished writers of modern Italy” (New York Review of Books), a classic novel of society in the midst of a war.
9781559700269 | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, September 1, 1989), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Book by Ginzburg, Natalia

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Product Description: “As far as the education of children is concerned,” states Natalia Ginzburg in this collection of her finest and best-known short essays, “I think they should be taught not the little virtues but the great ones. Not thrift but generosity and an indifference to money; not caution but courage and a contempt for danger; not shrewdness but frankness and a love of truth; not tact but a love of one’s neighbor and self-denial; not a desire for success but a desire to be and to know...read more

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9780805000771 | Seaver Books, October 1, 1986, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: "We teach our children little virtues instead of the great ones; thrift instead of generosity, caution instead of courage, shrewdness not frankness, tact rather than love.
9780856355530 | Carcanet Pr, August 1, 1985, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Eleven essays typify the author's brusque, practical style and draw on her female experiences as they reflect on life after the war and assert that family warmth will provide the courage needed to face the closing century

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9781611457971 | Arcade Pub, August 1, 2013, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: “As far as the education of children is concerned,” states Natalia Ginzburg in this collection of her finest and best-known short essays, “I think they should be taught not the little virtues but the great ones.
9781559700283 | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, October 1, 1989), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Book by Natalia Ginzburg

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Product Description: "Her simplicity is an achievement, hard-won and remarkable, and the more welcome in a literary world where the cloak of omniscience is all too readily donned."—The New York Times Book ReviewHailed upon publication as a groundbreaking memoir, giving the form “a new dimension, new possibilities, and ...read more

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9780856355042 | Reprint edition (Carcanet Pr, September 1, 1984), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Depicts the author's experiences growing up in an assimilated Jewish family in Italy during the 1930s and 1940s

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9781611457964 | Rev org tr edition (Arcade Pub, August 1, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Her simplicity is an achievement, hard-won and remarkable, and the more welcome in a literary world where the cloak of omniscience is all too readily donned.
9781559700276 | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, October 18, 1989), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Depicts the author's experiences growing up in an assimilated Jewish family in Italy during the 1930s and 1940s
9780805001525 | Henry Holt & Co, October 1, 1986, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Depicts the author's experiences growing up in an assimilated Jewish family in Italy during the 1930s and 1940s

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Product Description: Set in ducal Italy and post-revolutionary France, The Manzoni Family tells a rich story of passions, writing, rivalries, deaths, and war. It pivots on the figure of Alessandro Manzoni, celebrated Milanese nobleman, man of letters, and author of the masterpiece of nineteenth-century Italian literature, I promessi sposi (The Betrothed)...read more

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9781611457179 | Tra rep edition (Arcade Pub, February 8, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Set in ducal Italy and post-revolutionary France, The Manzoni Family tells a rich story of passions, writing, rivalries, deaths, and war.

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Product Description: The city is Rome, the hub of Italian life and culture. The house is Le Margherite, a home where the sprawling cast of The City and the House is welcome. At the center of this lush epistolary novel is Lucrezia, mother of five and lover of many...read more

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9781611456912 | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, January 10, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The city is Rome, the hub of Italian life and culture.
9781611452402 | Arcade Pub, April 18, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This powerful novel is set against the background of Italy from 1939 to 1944, from the anxious months before the country entered the war, through the war years, to the Allied victory with its trailing wake of anxiety, disappointment, and grief.

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Product Description: A rich story of passions, writing, rivalries, deaths, and war.

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9780805006131 | Seaver Books, October 1, 1987, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: An epic biography set in ducal Italy and postrevolutionary France focuses on the Manzoni family, beginning with the matriarchal Giulia and ending in 1901

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9781611452655, titled "The Manzoni Family" | Arcade Pub, April 18, 2011, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: A rich story of passions, writing, rivalries, deaths, and war.
9781559700306, titled "The Manzoni Family" | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, October 18, 1989), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: An epic biography set in ducal Italy and postrevolutionary France focuses on the Manzoni family, beginning with the matriarchal Giulia and ending in 1901

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9788426417138 | Lumen Editorial, April 30, 2009, cover price $31.95

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9788426416506 | Italian edition edition (Lumen Editorial, March 30, 2008), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Spanish Book

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Product Description: Con su intuición de las constelaciones familiares y de las pasiones calladas, Natalia Ginzburg narra la vida breve de Antón Chéjov (1860-1904), desde su juventud en Taganrog y sus primeros años en Moscú, los inicios como escritor humorístico y su trabajo como médico rural, hasta su viaje al campo de Sajalín, sus primeros é...read more

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9788496489493 | Italian edition edition (Celesa, June 30, 2006), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Con su intuición de las constelaciones familiares y de las pasiones calladas, Natalia Ginzburg narra la vida breve de Antón Chéjov (1860-1904), desde su juventud en Taganrog y sus primeros años en Moscú, los inicios como escritor humorístico y su trabajo como médico rural, hasta su viaje al campo de Sajalín, sus primeros éx

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Product Description: Arguably one of Italy’s greatest contemporary writers, Natalia Ginzburg has been best known in America as a writer’s writer, quiet beloved of her fellow wordsmiths. This collection of personal essays chosen by the eminent American writer Lynne Sharon Schwartz from four of Ginzburg’s books written over the course of Ginzburg’s lifetime was a many-years long project for Schwartz...read more

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9781583225707 | Seven Stories Pr, July 1, 2003, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Arguably one of Italy’s greatest contemporary writers, Natalia Ginzburg has been best known in America as a writer’s writer, quiet beloved of her fellow wordsmiths.

Product Description: Rare book: Price in USD

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9788483065488 | Italian edition edition (Debate Editorial, June 30, 2003), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Rare book: Price in USD

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Product Description: Natalia Ginzburg, arguably the most important woman writer of postwar Italy, always spoke of herself with irrepressible modesty. Yet the woman who claimed she "never managed to climb up mountains" in fact wrote the history of twentieth-century Italy with her sparse and captivating prose, chronicling Fascism, war, and the Nazi occupation as well as the intimacies of family life...read more
By Cesare Garboli (editor), Lisa Ginzburg (editor), Natalia Ginzburg and Louise Quirke (trans)

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9780226296883 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 15, 2003, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Natalia Ginzburg, arguably the most important woman writer of postwar Italy, always spoke of herself with irrepressible modesty.

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Product Description: One of Ginzburg's finest novels, 'Voices in the Evening'('Le Voci della sera') was first published in its original Italian in 1961.

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9780856358180 | Carcanet Pr, December 1, 1990, cover price $32.75 | About this edition: In this elegant novel, a young unmarried woman conveys the tragedies, loves, and social entanglements of a village at the time of fascism, war and postwar urbanization.
9781559700160 | Arcade Pub, October 18, 1989, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Elsa, a young Italian woman, recounts her doomed affair with the son of a local factory owner

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9781857547276 | New edition (Carcanet Pr, April 1, 2003), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: One of Ginzburg's finest novels, 'Voices in the Evening'('Le Voci della sera') was first published in its original Italian in 1961.

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Product Description: Rare book: Price in USD

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9788467001389 | Planeta Pub Corp, March 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Rare book: Price in USD

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9788806159610 | Einaudi, October 1, 2002, cover price $16.95

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Essays by the Italian author of The Things We Used to Say discuss her roles as a writer and a mother, her displacement during World War II, her struggles with deprivation in postwar Italy, her witness to an infant's confiscation from its adoptive parents, and her travel experiences. (view table of contents)

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9781583224748 | Seven Stories Pr, April 1, 2002, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Essays by the Italian author of The Things We Used to Say discuss her roles as a writer and a mother, her displacement during World War II, her struggles with deprivation in postwar Italy, her witness to an infant's confiscation from its adoptive parents, and her travel experiences.

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Product Description: Este libro nos presenta la historia de un hijo perdido, Miguel, que abandonó de joven su familia, que se casó en un país lejano y que, tras una vida poco ordenada, murió en otro país lejano en circunstancias poco claras. Su madre podrá llorarlo, pero no entender sus secretos...read more

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9788495359216 | El Ancantilado, February 1, 1999, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Este libro nos presenta la historia de un hijo perdido, Miguel, que abandonó de joven su familia, que se casó en un país lejano y que, tras una vida poco ordenada, murió en otro país lejano en circunstancias poco claras.

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A prize-winning classic of Italian literaure offers an autobiographical, deeply imaginative, and literary exploration of the nature of family, evoked by growing up in Italy during the rise and fall of fascism before and after World War II. (view table of contents)

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9781559704670 | Arcade Pub, May 5, 1999, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In a memoir spanning the rise of fascism through World War II and its aftermath, the novelist presents a view of Jewish-Italian culture and family life that is both comic and intimate

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9781857542936 | Carcanet Pr, May 15, 1997, cover price $21.55

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Product Description: Each of the two novellas is narrated by a young woman who is in some way betrayed by, or the betrayer of, romantic love.

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9781559700528 | 1 edition (Arcade Pub, April 17, 1990), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Each of the two novellas is narrated by a young woman who is in some way betrayed by, or the betrayer of, romantic love.

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Two novellas explore the decay of the famiy and complex familial relationships

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9780805008562 | Henry Holt & Co, October 1, 1988, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Two novellas explore the decay of the famiy and complex familial relationships

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One of Italy's modern writers explores the theme of the break-up of families, with the subsequent destruction of dreams held by family members, in two novellas, with young woman narrators

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9780805006834 | Henry Holt & Co, March 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: One of Italy's modern writers explores the theme of the break-up of families, with the subsequent destruction of dreams held by family members, in two novellas, with young woman narrators

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9780719008573 | Reprint edition (Manchester Univ Pr, July 1, 1983), cover price $5.95

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Product Description: In this acclaimed novel, Natalia Ginzburg uses fragments of everyday experience, recorded in a series of letters, to create a profoundly moving picture of the lives of a small group of people in modern Italy.

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9780720603132 | Peter Owen Ltd, January 1, 1974, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In this acclaimed novel, Natalia Ginzburg uses fragments of everyday experience, recorded in a series of letters, to create a profoundly moving picture of the lives of a small group of people in modern Italy.

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