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Italian Folktales

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 1,625 Ratings and 107 Reviews

Book Description
Meticulously selected and artfully recreated, the selection of stories in Italian is vast and ranges geographically from Corsica and Sicily to Venice and the Alps. Calvino is himself clearly captivated by the folkloric imagination and communicates this in what is a fascinating and rich addition to folk literature.
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages800
Publication Date02/24/2000
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About Italo Calvino (Author) : Italo Calvino is a published author and a translator. Some of the published credits of Italo Calvino include Italian Folk Tales (Penguin Modern Classics), If on a Winter's Night a Traveler (Everyman's... more
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About G. Martin (Translator) : G. Martin is a published author and a translator. Published credits of G. Martin include Italian Folk Tales (Penguin Modern Classics) and Game of Thrones (Song of Ice and Fire (Topeka Bindery)).
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About George Martin (Translator) : George Martin is a published author, illustrator, and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of George Martin include Italian Folktales, Spanish-American War Soldier at San Ju... more
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