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Lucio, a young man tempted by thoughts of suicide, travels to Capri in order to sort out his life and falls in love with a young German woman

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9780374222543 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1983, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: Lucio, a young man tempted by thoughts of suicide, travels to Capri in order to sort out his life and falls in love with a young German woman

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9780374526528 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1983, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Moravia is not simply painting the portrait of an age but also coming to grips through his art with the great questions of all ages - the erotic, love, death, and the purposes of life.

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Product Description: This study of Alberto Moravia's writing over a 60-year period concentrates on the major novels, The Time of Indifference, The Women of Rome, Two Women, The Conformist, The Empty Canvas, and The Lie. Moravia's short fiction and non-fiction are also given consideration, especially his Roman tales and essays of Man as an End...read more

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9780805782967 | Twayne Pub, June 1, 1996, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: This study of Alberto Moravia's writing over a 60-year period concentrates on the major novels, The Time of Indifference, The Women of Rome, Two Women, The Conformist, The Empty Canvas, and The Lie.

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Product Description: Chapel Hill 1993 North Carolina Studies in Romance Languages. 8vo., 124pp., wraps. VG.

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9780807892480 | Univ of North Carolina Studies, July 1, 1993, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Chapel Hill 1993 North Carolina Studies in Romance Languages.

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Dino, a failed artist consumed by boredom, finds his life revitalized in an obsession with a young model, whose life he tries unsuccessfully to control

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9781590171219 | New York Review of Books, August 1, 2004, cover price $16.95
9780940322288 | New York Review of Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Dino, a failed artist consumed by boredom, finds his life revitalized in an obsession with a young model, whose life he tries unsuccessfully to control

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Marcello hides his feelings of guilt for a murder that he committed as a child and attempts to conform to society through marriage and a career in the Fascist party

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9781853753138 | Prion Books, June 1, 1999, cover price $12.00
9780867210699 | Berkley Pub Group, April 1, 1982, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Marcello hides his feelings of guilt for a murder that he committed as a child and attempts to conform to society through marriage and a career in the Fascist party

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Marcello hides his feelings of guilt for a murder he committed as a child and attempts to conform to society through marriage and a career in the Fascist party

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9781883642655 | Steerforth Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Marcello hides his feelings of guilt for a murder he committed as a child and attempts to conform to society through marriage and a career in the Fascist party

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Frustrated by his work as a screenwriter, Molteni becomes convinced his wife, Emilia, no longer loves him and inadvertently does his best to make this fear come true

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9781590171226 | New York Review of Books, August 1, 2004, cover price $14.95
9780940322271 | New York Review of Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Frustrated by his work as a screenwriter, Molteni becomes convinced his wife, Emilia, no longer loves him and inadvertently does his best to make this fear come true
9781853753121 | Prion Books, July 1, 1999, cover price $12.00

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Throughout these twenty erotic stories, peopled with a gallery of eccentric individuals, run the recurring themes of violence, sexual yearnings, frustration, boredom, and the bourgeoisie
By Alberto Moravia and Tim Parks (trans)

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9780374148683 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1986, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Throughout these twenty erotic stories, peopled with a gallery of eccentric individuals, run the recurring themes of violence, sexual yearnings, frustration, boredom, and the bourgeoisie

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9780374526511 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 1, 1983, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Throughout these twenty erotic stories, peopled with a gallery of eccentric individuals, run the recurring themes of violence, sexual yearnings, frustration, boredom, and the bourgeoisie

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Product Description: In this set of novellas, a few facts are constant. Sergio is a young intellectual, poor and proud of his new membership in the Communist Party. Maurizio is handsome, rich, successful with women, and morally ambiguous. Sergio’s young, sensual lover becomes collateral damage in the struggle between these two men...read more
By Marina Harss (trans)

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9781590513361 | Other Pr Llc, August 16, 2011, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In this set of novellas, a few facts are constant.

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Product Description: Alberto Moravia is one of the best known and most widely translated writers to come out of contemporary Italy. This study suggests new ways of reading his fiction in the context of recent works of feminist and cultural theory about gender, the structure of subjectivity and the processes of narrative...read more

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9780745303000 | Pluto Pr, December 1, 1989, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Alberto Moravia is one of the best known and most widely translated writers to come out of contemporary Italy.

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Product Description: THE GLITTER AND CYNICISM of Rome under Mussolini provide the background of what is probably Alberto Moravia's best and best-known novel - The Woman of Rome. It's the story of Adriana, a simple girl with no fortune but her beauty who models naked for a painter, accepts gifts from men, and could never quite identify the moment when she traded her private dream of home and children for the life of a prostitute...read more

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9781883642808 | Zoland Books, April 1, 1999, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: THE GLITTER AND CYNICISM of Rome under Mussolini provide the background of what is probably Alberto Moravia's best and best-known novel - The Woman of Rome.
9780867211009 | Berkley Pub Group, May 1, 1982, cover price $3.50

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