Down Below

Author: Leonora Carrington
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1681370611
Size: 76.52 MB
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In Down Below she describes her ordeal—in which the agonizing and the marvelous were equally combined—with a startling, almost impersonal precision and without a trace of self-pity.

The Milk Of Dreams

Author: Leonora Carrington
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1681370956
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That room was later whitewashed, but some of its wonders were preserved in the little notebook that Carrington called The Milk of Dreams.

Family Lexicon

Author: Natalia Ginzburg
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590178394
Size: 76.45 MB
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The book takes the shape of a novel, yet everything is true. “Every time that I have found myself inventing something in accordance with my old habits as a novelist, I have felt impelled at once to destroy [it],” Ginzburg tells us at ...

Poets In A Landscape

Author: Gilbert Highet
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 9781590173381
Size: 70.91 MB
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Gilbert Highet was a legendary teacher at Columbia University, admired both for his scholarship and his charisma as a lecturer. Poets in a Landscape is his delightful exploration of Latin literature and the Italian landscape.

Ernesto

Author: Umberto Saba
Publisher: Head of Zeus Ltd
ISBN: 1786690101
Size: 33.71 MB
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Written in 1953, but not published until 1975, this is the great Italian poet's most personal and confessional novel, presented here for the first time in unexpurgated form.

Thus Were Their Faces

Author: Silvina Ocampo
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590177991
Size: 61.70 MB
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An NYRB Classics Original Thus Were Their Faces offers a comprehensive selection of the short fiction of Silvina Ocampo, undoubtedly one of the twentieth century’s great masters of the story and the novella.

Speedboat

Author: Renata Adler
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590176332
Size: 40.10 MB
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When Speedboat burst on the scene in the late ’70s it was like nothing readers had encountered before. It seemed to disregard the rules of the novel, but it wore its unconventionality with ease.

Love S Work

Author: Gillian Rose
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590174119
Size: 58.28 MB
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She tells the stories of several friends also laboring under the sentence of death.

The Farm In The Green Mountains

Author: Alice Herdan-Zuckmayer
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1681370751
Size: 41.45 MB
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In Europe, the Zuckmayers were accustomed to servants; in Vermont, they found themselves building chicken coops, refereeing fights between fractious ducks, and caring for temperamental water pipes “like babies.” But in spite of the ...

Zama

Author: Antonio Di Benedetto
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590177355
Size: 60.96 MB
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The philosophical depths of this great book spring directly from its dazzling prose.