The Road to San Giovanni

The Road to San Giovanni

Book - 1993
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This autobiography of the Italian writer, Italo Calvino, is separated into a book of five memories: the first, The Road to San Giovanni, revolves around Calvino's father, the house and town where he grew up; the second explore his childhood experience of film, notably the figure of Clark Gable; the third, his experience of war (he was in the Italian Resistance); the fourth, houses, particularly the role of the kitchen in domestic life; and the fifth, From the opaque - a series of philosophical thoughts about the shape of the world
Publisher: London : Cape, 1993.
ISBN: 9780224037310
Branch Call Number: 858 C168r
Characteristics: vii, 150 p.


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