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VICTOR HUGO

This book, Les Misérables, is no less your mirror than ours. Certain men, certain castes, rise in revolt against this book, – I understand that. Mirrors, those revealers of the truth, are hated; that does not prevent them from being of use. As for myself, I have written for all, with a profound love for my own country, but without being engrossed by France more than by any other nation. In proportion as I advance in life, I grow more simple, and I become more and more patriotic for humanity. ... Search and Buy now!

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I VIDEO DI MAREMAGNUM

MareMagnum incontra Alberto Casiraghy, editore, artista e aforista del Pulcinoelefante. FB: http://bit.ly/2lYdIng

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J.R.R. TOLKIEN

Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it, have found it boring, absurd, or contemptible, and I have no cause to complain, since I have similar opinions of their works, or of the kinds of writing that they evidently prefer. (J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of The Rings) Search and Buy now!

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MAGIC REALISM

Coined in the 1920s by German critic Franz Roh, the term "Magic Realism" meant a post-expressionist German pictorial movement, later extended into literature, often associated with the literary boom in Latin America in the 20th century. Year of baptism is 1967, with the publication of the novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel García Márquez, considered the seminal text of magic realism along with stories by Jorge Luis Borges and Dino Buzzati. The common aspects of the novels b... Search and Buy now!

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C'ERA UNA VOLTA… IL LIBRO – SABATO 18 E DOMENICA 19 NOVEMBRE 2017

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PESCI ROSSI

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