Roman tales

by Alberto Moravia

Publisher: Secker and Warburg

Written in English
Published: Pages: 229 Downloads: 264
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Statementselected and trans. by A. Davidson.
The Physical Object
Pagination229p.
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13692932M

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Roman Tales (20th Century Classics) Paperback – May 1, by Alberto Moravia (Author), Angus Davidson (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings See all 12 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(5).

Racconti romani (Roman Tales) is a series of short stories written and published initially in the Italian newspaper, Il Corriere della Sera. They were first published as a collection in All of the stories are set in Rome or its surroundings after World War II, and focus on 'the common people of Rome' (Roma popolana)/5.

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Roman tales by Alberto Moravia; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Social life and customs, Fiction; Places: Rome (Italy); Times: early 's. Roman Tales Be the first to review this item 1h 37min 13+ A italian cult classic comedy film interpreted by the famous Totò, the splendid Silvana Pampanini and the 2 times Oscar winner Vittorio De : Comedy.

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Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moravia, Alberto, Roman tales. New York, New American Library [, ©].

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Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moravia, Alberto, Roman tales. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press,©Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moravia, Alberto, Roman tales.

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