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This is a witty Roman with an Italian sense of the absurd. Format: Paperback Verified Purchase. Excelente compra. Excelente producto y precio. See all 3 reviews. Stricken with osteomyelitis at the age of nine, he was in a hospital in Cortina d'Ampezzo until During these years he studied French, English, and German, became a voracious reader, and started writing fiction at the age of On account of suffering from tuberculosis of the bone, he was confined to bed for five years. Therefore, he could not finish conventional schooling. Instead, he spent three years at home and the remaining two years in a sanatorium.
He was also well versed in French and studied English and German languages.
He could write poems in both languages. After leaving the sanatorium in , he moved to Bressanone.
In , he went to the United States to deliver lectures on Italian literature. To avoid Fascist censorship, he discussed about surrealist and allegoric genres in it. He took shelter in Fondi, situated on the border of Ciociaria after the Armistice in He returned to Rome in the month of May He won the Premio Strega for I Racconti in As his books started to become popular worldwide, they also began to be translated in many languages. At the age of 82, he was found dead in the bathroom of his Lungotevere apartment in Rome. He died in Rome on September 26, Alberto Moravia was one of the most important, and certainly the most prolific, of modern Italian authors.
His keen moralistic approach focuses mainly on the iniquities of bourgeois society. Moravia held several literary awards, including the Strega and Viareggio prizes.
Amazon Renewed Like-new products you can trust. Lui smise, ma non smise di scrivere racconti: volt pagina, e nacquero i racconti de L'automa. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. Since his relations with the Fascist regime had more and more deteriorated over the years, Moravia went into hiding after Mussolini's return to power. The name field is required. Bestselling Series.
Moravia's works have been translated into 27 languages. Literary critics praised this novel by referring it as a remarkable example of contemporary Italian narrative fiction. It is a story about the troubled physical relationship between a young, rich painter and an easygoing girl in Rome. More information about this seller Contact this seller. Book Description Paperback. Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition.
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