The Watcher and Other Stories (Harbrace Paperbound Library)

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The Italian writer is concerned with grotesque or farcical events of the future.

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Book Description Elsevier Australia, Australia, 1975. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 134 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. In The Watcher, a member of the Communist Party is assigned to a polling place in Turin s Hospital for Incurables, where he observes the rejects of humanity and a grotesque parody of the democratic process. Smog anticipates a preoccupation with pollution so lunatic that it casts a pall even over the hero s affair with a beautiful woman. The Argentine Ant is a piece of sustained horror with farcical undertones, illustrating man s defeat before an enemy too small to be overcome. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780156949521

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