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By William Weaver (trans)

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9780714544281 | New edition (Trafalgar Square, February 1, 2011), cover price $29.95

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The definitive edition of Calvino’s cosmicomics, bringing together all of these enchanting stories—including some never before translated—in one volume for the first timeIn Italo Calvino’s cosmicomics, primordial beings cavort on the nearby surface of the moon, play marbles with atoms, and bear ecstatic witness to Earth’s first dawn. Exploring natural phenomena and the origins of the universe, these beloved tales relate complex scientific concepts to our common sensory, emotional, human world.Now, The Complete Cosmicomics brings together all of the cosmicomic stories for the first time. Containing works previously published in Cosmicomics, t zero, and Numbers in the Dark, this single volume also includes seven previously uncollected stories, four of which have never been published in translation in the United States. This “complete and definitive collection” (Evening Standard) reconfirms the cosmicomics as a crowning literary achievement and makes them available to new generations of readers.“It’s a joy to have all the cosmicomics within one cover . . . A landmark in fiction, the work of a master.”—Ursula K. Le Guin, Guardian
By William Weaver (trans)

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9780544146440 | Houghton Mifflin, September 16, 2014, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The definitive edition of Calvino’s cosmicomics, bringing together all of these enchanting stories—including some never before translated—in one volume for the first timeIn Italo Calvino’s cosmicomics, primordial beings cavort on the nearby surface of the moon, play marbles with atoms, and bear ecstatic witness to Earth’s first dawn.
9781846141652 | Gardners Books, May 28, 2009, cover price $43.70

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9780544577879 | Mariner Books, September 8, 2015, cover price $15.95

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By Italo Calvino (introduced by), Carlo Emilio Gadda and William Weaver (trans)

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9781590172223 | New York Review of Books, February 27, 2007, cover price $17.95

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Roberto della Griva, a seventeenth-century nobleman, finds himself stuck upon a ship from which he cannot escape, so he explores the ship and reminisces about the various chapters and experiences of his life. Reprint. NYT.

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9780140259193 | Penguin USA, November 1, 1996, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A panoramic historical novel set in the seventeenth century follows a young aristocrat who goes to sea to find love and an old Jesuit with a boundless scientific knowledge
9780080318400, titled "The Simple Subs Book" | 2 edition (Pergamon Pr, October 1, 1985), cover price $21.00 | also contains The Island of the Day Before, The Simple Subs Book

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It is 1204 and Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire, is being sacked and burned by knights of the Fourth Crusade. Amid the carnage, one Baudolino saves a Byzantine historian and high court official from certain death and proceeds to tell his own fantastical story.

Hardcover:

9780436276033 | Gardners Books, October 15, 2002, cover price $27.85 | also contains Baudolino, Baudolino | About this edition: It is 1204 and Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire, is being sacked and burned by knights of the Fourth Crusade.

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9786073135207 | Debolsillo Mexico, February 23, 2016, cover price $14.95 | also contains Baudolino, Baudolino
9780156029063 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, October 1, 2003), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Born a simple peasant in northern Italy, Baudolino narrates the story of his life, from his adoption by Emperor Frederick Barbarossa and his education in Paris to his arrival in Constantinople during the turmoil of the Fourth Crusade.

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Product Description: HISTORY was written nearly 3 decades after Morante spent a year hiding from the Germans in remote farming villages in the mountains south of Rome. There she witnessed the full impact of the war and first formed the ambition to write an account of what history does when it reaches the realm of ordinary people struggling for life and bread...read more
By William Weaver (trans)

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9780141186924 | Gardners Books, January 31, 2002, cover price $28.25 | About this edition: HISTORY was written nearly 3 decades after Morante spent a year hiding from the Germans in remote farming villages in the mountains south of Rome.

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9781883642501 | Steerforth Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $27.00

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Product Description: This informative volume offers 27 photographs and drawings, select bibliographies, a chronology of Puccini’s life and works, a dramatis personae of the countless individuals who played a role in Puccini’s career, a list of first performances, and plot summaries of all the operas...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Simonetta Puccini (editor) and William Weaver (editor)

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9780393029307 | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1994, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Collects essays concerning Puccini's life and works and includes articles on each of the composer's operas

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9780393320527 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 2000, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This informative volume offers 27 photographs and drawings, select bibliographies, a chronology of Puccini’s life and works, a dramatis personae of the countless individuals who played a role in Puccini’s career, a list of first performances, and plot summaries of all the operas.

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9780670849536 | Viking Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $20.01

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Product Description: A great commercial success when first published--and an Academy Award-winning film in 1970--Giorgio Bassani's wrenching story of Ferrara, Italy, and the aristocratic Finzi-Contini family during the dangerous days of the Fascist regime has become a modern classic...read more

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9781567310993 | Fine Communications, July 1, 1997, cover price $8.98 | About this edition: A great commercial success when first published--and an Academy Award-winning film in 1970--Giorgio Bassani's wrenching story of Ferrara, Italy, and the aristocratic Finzi-Contini family during the dangerous days of the Fascist regime has become a modern classic.

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Product Description: At I Tatti Bernard Berenson assembled a choice collection of Renaissance art, including works by Giotto, Sassetta, Domenico Veneziano, and Lorenzo Lotto. He also formed a prodigious art historical research library and photograph collection...read more
By David Finn (photographer), David Morowitz (photographer) and William Weaver

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9780810935877 | Harry N Abrams Inc, March 1, 1997, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: At I Tatti Bernard Berenson assembled a choice collection of Renaissance art, including works by Giotto, Sassetta, Domenico Veneziano, and Lorenzo Lotto.

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Product Description: In this brilliant work, Roberto Calasso cracks the code of what Baudelaire named the Modern--the increasingly murderous period from the French Revolution to the end of World War II. From Talleyrand's France and the legendary African city of Kasch, to Lenin's Russia and the killing fields of Cambodia, Calasso leads us along an enticing maze of mythology, literature, art, and science to the pulsing heart of civilization, where he deciphers the deepest secrets of history...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780856357138 | Carcanet Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $25.01
9780674780262 | Belknap Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Centered around the legendary ruin of Kasch, an African kingdom whose annihilation symbolizes the destruction of ancient and modern worlds, a unique blend of literature and ideas focuses on the periods immediately before and after the French Revolution.

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9780674780293 | Reissue edition (Belknap Pr, March 1, 1996), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this brilliant work, Roberto Calasso cracks the code of what Baudelaire named the Modern--the increasingly murderous period from the French Revolution to the end of World War II.

Offers essays on militarism, computerese, art, bureaucracy, health, airplane food, bad coffee, taxi drivers, fax machines, porno films, football fans, and other topics

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9780156001250 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1995, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers essays on militarism, computerese, art, bureaucracy, health, airplane food, bad coffee, taxi drivers, fax machines, porno films, football fans, and other topics

Miscellaneous:

9780547540436 | Houghton Mifflin, September 15, 1995, cover price $15.00 | also contains How to Travel With a Salmon & Other Essays

Offers essays on militarism, computerese, art, bureaucracy, health, airplane food, bad coffee, taxi drivers, fax machines, porno films, football fans, and other topics

Hardcover:

9780151001361 | Harcourt, December 1, 1994, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Offers essays on militarism, computerese, art, bureaucracy, health, airplane food, bad coffee, taxi drivers, fax machines, porno films, football fans, and other topics

Paperback:

9780749397098, titled "How to Travel With a Salmon and Other Essays" | Minerva Pr, May 30, 1995, cover price $15.00

Miscellaneous:

9780547540436 | Houghton Mifflin, September 15, 1995, cover price $15.00 | also contains How to Travel With a Salmon & Other Essays

Paperback:

9780941419345 | Reprint edition (Marsilio Pub, April 1, 1995), cover price $14.00

By William Weaver (trans)

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9789990055085 | Harcourt, September 1, 1994, cover price $0.02

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Presenting three stories, this work explores the sensory aptitudes of the body in taste, hearing and smell.
By William Weaver (trans)

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9780099222514 | New edition (Vintage Uk, March 18, 1993), cover price $13.15 | About this edition: Presenting three stories, this work explores the sensory aptitudes of the body in taste, hearing and smell.

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Tommaso, a homosexual informer living in the slums of Rome, becomes attracted to the Neo-Fascist movement of postwar Italy

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9780679735052 | Reprint edition (Pantheon Books, November 1, 1992), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Tommaso, a homosexual informer living in the slums of Rome, becomes attracted to the Neo-Fascist movement of postwar Italy

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When Vitangelo Moscardo's wife tells him his nose is tilted to one side, he becomes obsessed with the fact that each person sees him differently, and with trying to make other people see him only as the person he wants them to see

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9780941419352 | Reprint edition (Marsilio Pub, September 1, 1990), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: When Vitangelo Moscardo's wife tells him his nose is tilted to one side, he becomes obsessed with the fact that each person sees him differently, and with trying to make other people see him only as the person he wants them to see

Paperback:

9780941419741 | Reprint edition (Marsilio Pub, September 1, 1992), cover price $12.95

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9780813383101 | Westview Pr, November 1, 1991, cover price $18.95

Hardcover:

9780412078613 | 3 edition (Kluwer Academic Pub, August 1, 1990), cover price $339.00
9780442234850 | 3 sub edition (Van Nostrand Reinhold, July 1, 1990), cover price $70.50

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The life of Joseph the carpenter is told by his old friend and servant, Socrates, including his youth in Bethlehem and move to Nazareth, his courtship and marriage to Maria, the birth of her child in Bethlehem and the childhood of Jesus

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9780345363367 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, September 1, 1989), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: The life of Joseph the carpenter is told by his old friend and servant, Socrates, including his youth in Bethlehem and move to Nazareth, his courtship and marriage to Maria, the birth of her child in Bethlehem and the childhood of Jesus

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