Italo Calvino

Italian journalist and writer of short stories and novels

1923   -   1985

country of citizenship: Italy
educated at: University of Turin
occupation: writer, journalist, essayist, novelist, screenwriter, author
award received: Commander of the Legion of Honour, Austrian State Prize for European Literature, Viareggio Prize, Feltrinelli Prize
influenced by: Robert Louis Stevenson, Vladimir Nabokov
www.italocalvino.it

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Italo Calvino (Italian: [ˈiːtalo kalˈviːno]; 15 October 1923 – 19 September 1985) was an Italian journalist and writer of short stories and novels. His best known works include the Our Ancestors trilogy (1952–1959), the Cosmicomics collection of short stories (1965), and the novels Invisible Cities (1972) and If on a winter's night a traveler (1979). He was the most-translated contemporary Italian writer at the time of his death.
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works

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Invisible Cities

book by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

1974

The Baron in the Trees

book by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

1957

Six Memos for the Next Millennium

book by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

1988

The Castle of Crossed Destinies

1973 novel by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

1969

Marcovaldo

short story collection

author: Italo Calvino

1963

Italian Folktales

collection of Italian folk-tales by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

1956

The Complete Cosmicomics

book by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

2009

Orlando Furioso di Ludovico Ariosto

reading guide to the Ariosto's poem by Italo Calvino

author: Italo Calvino

1970

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