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The Resource The complete works of Primo Levi, edited by Ann Goldstein ; introduction by Toni Morrison

The complete works of Primo Levi, edited by Ann Goldstein ; introduction by Toni Morrison

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The complete works of Primo Levi
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The complete works of Primo Levi
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edited by Ann Goldstein ; introduction by Toni Morrison
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  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
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"In the works for sixteen years, The Complete Works of Primo Levi is the most ambitious literary translation of the twenty-first century. Primo Levi, the Italian-born chemist once described by Philip Roth as that "quicksilver little woodland creature enlivened by the forest's astute intelligence, " has largely been considered a heroic figure in the annals of twentieth-century literature for If This Is a Man, his haunting account of Auschwitz. Yet Levi's body of work extends considerably beyond his experience as a survivor. Now, the transformation of Levi from Holocaust memoirist to one of the twentieth century's greatest writers culminates in this magisterial publication of The Complete Works of Primo Levi, which, twenty-eight years after his premature death in Turin, finally collects all of Levi's fourteen books--memoirs, essays, poetry, and fiction--into three slip-cased volumes, along with new translations, one revised by the original translator, and an introduction by Nobel laureate Toni Morrison. The appearance of this historic publication will occasion a major reappraisal of "one of the most valuable writers of our time" (Alfred Kazin)" --
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Levi, Primo
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  • maps
  • portraits
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no index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • 1949-
  • 1980-
  • 1954 August 24-
  • 1955-
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  • Morrison, Toni
  • Goldstein, Ann
  • Ferrero, Ernesto
  • Woolf, S. J.
  • McPhee, Jenny
  • Rich, Nathaniel
  • Bastagli, Alessandra
  • Bastagli, Francesco
  • Shugaar, Antony
  • Galassi, Jonathan
  • Appel, Anne Milano
  • Moore, Michael
  • Quirico, Monica
  • Weil, Bob
  • Scarpa, Domenico
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The complete works of Primo Levi, edited by Ann Goldstein ; introduction by Toni Morrison
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"Published by arrangement with Giulio Einaudi Editore" [Torino]-- Verso title page
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Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
Volume I. Introduction / Toni Morrison -- Editor's introduction / Ann Goldstein -- Editor's acknowledgments -- Chronology / Ernesti Ferrero -- If this is a man / translated by Stuart Woolf; appendix; translator's afterword -- The truce / translated by Ann Goldstein -- Natural histories / translated by Jenny McPhee -- Flaw of form / translated by Jenny McPhee -- Volume II. The periodic table / translated by Ann Goldstein -- The wrench / translated by Nathaniel Rich ; translator's afterword -- Uncollected stories and essays: 1946-1980 / translated by Alessandra Bastagli and Francesco Bastagli -- Lilith and other stories / translated by Ann Goldstein -- If not now, when? / translated by Antony Shugaar ; author's note; translator's afterword -- Volume III. Complete poems / translated by Jonathan Galassi -- Other people's trades / translated by Antony Shugaar ; translator's afterword -- Stories and essays / translated by Anne Milano Appel ; translator's afterword -- The drowned and the saved / translated by Michael F. Moore ; works cited ; translator's afterword -- Uncollected stories and essays: 1981-1987 / translated by Alessandra Bastagli and Francesco Bastagli -- "Primo Levi in America" / Robert Weil -- The publication of Primo Levi's works in the world / Monica Quirico -- Notes on the texts / Domenico Scarpa -- Select bibliography / Domenico Scarpa
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FIEb17786599
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24 cm.
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3 volumes
Isbn
9780871404565
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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  • n
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maps, portrait
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(OCoLC)902661304
Label
The complete works of Primo Levi, edited by Ann Goldstein ; introduction by Toni Morrison
Publication
Note
"Published by arrangement with Giulio Einaudi Editore" [Torino]-- Verso title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Volume I. Introduction / Toni Morrison -- Editor's introduction / Ann Goldstein -- Editor's acknowledgments -- Chronology / Ernesti Ferrero -- If this is a man / translated by Stuart Woolf; appendix; translator's afterword -- The truce / translated by Ann Goldstein -- Natural histories / translated by Jenny McPhee -- Flaw of form / translated by Jenny McPhee -- Volume II. The periodic table / translated by Ann Goldstein -- The wrench / translated by Nathaniel Rich ; translator's afterword -- Uncollected stories and essays: 1946-1980 / translated by Alessandra Bastagli and Francesco Bastagli -- Lilith and other stories / translated by Ann Goldstein -- If not now, when? / translated by Antony Shugaar ; author's note; translator's afterword -- Volume III. Complete poems / translated by Jonathan Galassi -- Other people's trades / translated by Antony Shugaar ; translator's afterword -- Stories and essays / translated by Anne Milano Appel ; translator's afterword -- The drowned and the saved / translated by Michael F. Moore ; works cited ; translator's afterword -- Uncollected stories and essays: 1981-1987 / translated by Alessandra Bastagli and Francesco Bastagli -- "Primo Levi in America" / Robert Weil -- The publication of Primo Levi's works in the world / Monica Quirico -- Notes on the texts / Domenico Scarpa -- Select bibliography / Domenico Scarpa
Control code
FIEb17786599
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
3 volumes
Isbn
9780871404565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps, portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)902661304

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