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Book Ö Centuria Cento piccoli romanzi fiume Ë Giorgio Manganelli Winner of ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year 2005 Silver Medallion for Translation Note Three stories appeared in the March 2005 issue of Harpers magazine and twelve stories in the spring 2005 Zukofsky issue of Chicago ReviewItalo Calvino once remarked that in Giorgio Manganelli Italian literature has a writer who resembles no one else unmistakable in each of his phrases an inventor who is irresistible and inexhaustible in his games with language and ideas Nowhere i As I said a few years ago for Books in canadaManganelli's imagination is unfettered by considerations of plausibility and his skewed viewpoint is ironic and gloomy nicely balancing the fizz and frothiness of his ideas The precise construction of his sentences is brought into English with an award winning translation Centuria contains worlds compressed into one and a half pages which expand the mind's eye Barely known to English readers Manganelli is well treated by his publisher and by Henry MartinFor the full review go here

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Download Centuria Cento piccoli romanzi fiume Book ï 214 pages Ö Giorgio manganelli Ú Winner of ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year 2005 Silver Medallion for Translation Note Three stories appeared in the March 2005 issue of Harpers magazine and twelve stories in the spring 2005 Zukofs S this true than in this Decameron of fictions each composed on a single folio sheet of typing paper Yet what are they Miniature psychodramas prose poems tall tales sudden illuminations malevolent sophistries fabliaux paranoiac excursions existential oxymorons or wondrous baleful absurdities Always provocative insolent sinister and uite often funny these 100 comic novels are populated by decidedly ordinary lovers martyrs killers thieves maniacs emperors bandits sleepe Mi libro favorito

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Centuria Cento piccoli romanzi fiumeRs architects hunters prisoners writers hallucinations ghosts spheres dragons Doppelgngers knights fairies angels animal incarnations and Dreamstuff Each novel construes itself into a kind of Mbius strip in which as one critic has noted time turns in a circle and bites its tail like the Ouroborous In any event Centuria provides 100 uncategorizable reasons to experience and celebrate an immeasurably wonderful writer Brilliantly translated from the Italian by Henry Mart DNF Not my kind of writing