Enrico has always lived in the shadow of his gifted friend Carlo, a bond made all the stronger by Carlo's suicide at the age of 23. In portraying Enrico's life, Magris depicts a world in chaos, that of the Austro-Hungarian Empire shaken by the Great War. By the author of "Danube".
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Claudio Magris is the author of Danube, a work described as a masterpiece by a great number of critics, and which has been translated into most major languages. He has translated the works of Ibsen, Kleist and Schnitzler and currently lectures in the faculty of Literature and Philosophy at Trieste University.Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Italian
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX000271339X
Book Description Harpercollins, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11000271339X
Book Description Harvill, London, UK, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. This true first edition, first printing (first impression) with no reprint statement the copyright page to indicate a true first print in a as new Dust Jacket. Signed and inscribed by Claudio Magris to a previous owner on the front end page. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 002373