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Número Zero

by Umberto Eco|

June 12, 2015

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Um grupo de redatores, reunido ao acaso, prepara um jornal. Não se trata de um jornal informativo; seu objetivo é chantagear, difamar, prestar serviços duvidosos a seu editor. Um redator paranoico, vagando por uma Milão alucinada (ou alucinado numa Milão normal), reconstitui cinquenta anos de…read more

Numero Zero

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November 3, 2015

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#1 Italian bestseller “Witty and wry . . . It’s hard not to be charmed.” — New York Times Book Review “One of the most influential thinkers of our time.” — Los Angeles Times 1945, Lake Como. Mussolini and his mistress are captured and shot by local partisans. The precise circumstances of Il Duce’s…read more

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In this exhilarating book, we accompany Umberto Eco as he explores the intricacies of fictional form and method. Using examples ranging from fairy tales and Flaubert, Poe and Mickey Spillane, Eco draws us in by means of a novelist's techniques, making us his collaborators in the creation of his…read more

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Eco displays in these essays the same wit, learning, and lively intelligence that delighted readers of The Name of the Rose and Foucault’s Pendulum . His range is wide, and his insights are acute, frequently ironic, and often downright funny. Translated by William Weaver.read more

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After a violent storm in the South Pacific in the year 1643, Roberto della Griva finds himself shipwrecked-on a ship. Swept from the Amaryllis, he has managed to pull himself aboard the Daphne, anchored in the bay of a beautiful island. The ship is fully provisioned, he discovers, but the crew is…read more

De la littérature

by Umberto Eco|

September 10, 2003

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Ce recueil peut être considéré comme une suite logique des Six promenades dans le bois du roman ou d'ailleurs ou de Lector in Fabula. Ces textes s'adressent à un vaste public averti : ils traitent de la fonction de la littérature, de l'influence dans l'histoire d'un écrit sur des évènements…read more

On Literature

by Umberto Eco|

November 14, 2005

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In this collection of essays and addresses delivered over the course of his illustrious career, Umberto Eco seeks "to understand the chemistry of [his] passion" for the word. From musings on Ptolemy and "the force of the false" to reflections on the experimental writing of Borges and Joyce, Eco's…read more

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In these “impishly witty and ingeniously irreverent” essays (Atlantic Monthly), “the Andy Rooney of academia” (Los Angeles Times) takes on computer jargon, librarians, bureaucrats, meals on airplanes, bad coffee, taxi drivers, 33-function watches, soccer fans, and more. Translated by William…read more

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"... the greatest contribution to [semiotics] since the pioneering work of C. S. Peirce and Charles Morris." —Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism "... draws on philosophy, linguistics, sociology, anthropology and aesthetics and refers to a wide range of scholarship... raises many fascinating…read more

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E o cair do pano da epoca a que chamamos Idade Media, longa de quase mil anos. E uma epoca iluminada de vitrais e manuscritos, resplandecente de iluminuras, das texturas e as cores dos tecidos italianos e da Flandres que viajam por mar e por terra, pondo em contacto o Norte e o Sul da Europa, e…read more

Baudolino

by Umberto Eco|

February 11, 2011

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Aventura picaresca, novela histórica, relato de un delito imposible, teatro de invenciones lingüísticas hilarantes, Umberto Eco traza una gigantesca crónica novelada de la Europa de los siglos XII y XIII. En una zona del bajo Piamonte, un pequeño campesino fantasioso y embustero llamado Baudolino…read more

Five Moral Pieces

by Umberto Eco|

October 1, 2002

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Embracing the web of multiculturalism that has become a fact of contemporary life from New York to New Delhi, Eco argues that we are more connected to people of other traditions and customs than ever before, making tolerance the ultimate value in today's world. What good does war do in a world…read more