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Author Ginzburg, Natalia, author.

Title The dry heart / Natalia Ginzburg ; translated by Frances Frenaye.

Publication Info. New York : New Directions, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection Fiction    GINZBURG,NAT    Available
Description 88 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "A New Directions Book."
"Originally published in Italian under the title ©˜ stato cos©Ơ"--T.p. verso.
English translation originally published by The Hogarth Press Ltd. in 1952.
Summary "The Dry Heart begins and ends with the matter-of-fact pronouncement, 'I shot him between the eyes.' Everything in between is a plunge into the chilly waters of loneliness, desperation, and bitterness, and as the tale proceeds, the narrator's murder of her flighty husband takes on a certain logical inevitability."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Marriage -- Fiction.
Parricide -- Fiction.
Murder -- Fiction.
Added Author Frenaye, Frances, 1908-1996, translator.
Added Title ©˜ stato cos©Ơ. English
ISBN 9780811228787 (alk. paper) $12.95
0811228789 : $12.95

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