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The Heron (Penguin Modern Classics) by [Bassani, Giorgio]

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The Heron (Penguin Modern Classics) Kindle Edition

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Length: 144 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English

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Exquisite. . . a classic tour de force that will be around for a long time (The New York Times)

Giorgio Bassani is one of the great witnesses of this century, and one of its great artists (Guardian)

Powerful new translations . . . Bassani began as a poet, and McKendrick's redelivery of this taut uncompromising fiction reveals resonance and generosity (Ali Smith)

Bassani's masterpiece (The New York Times)

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A new translation of Bassani's haunting last novel- a portrait of a middle-aged man's reckoning with life and loneliness.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1474 KB
  • Print Length: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin (26 July 2018)
  • Sold by: Penguin UK
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B079FBJCG5
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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