Microcosms by Claudio MagrisMicrocosms by Claudio Magris


byClaudio Magris

Paperback | December 27, 2016

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Translated from the Italian, Magis delves into the environment of his Triestine homeland and uncovers the whole of human striving in a microcosm. The city's homes, cafes, markets and railway stations are all forums where humanity descends to transact its business, buy and sell, argue and orate, seek vengeance and do all that defines one as human.
Claudio Magris, scholar and critic, was born in Trieste in 1939. After graduating from the University of Turin, he lectured there in German Language and Literature from 1970 to 1978. He holds a chair in Germanic Studies in the University of Trieste, and was for a period a member of the Italian parliament. He is the author of works of l...
Title:MicrocosmsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.8 × 5.1 × 0.7 inPublished:December 27, 2016Publisher:Random House UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1784871303

ISBN - 13:9781784871307

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