History by Elsa Morante

History by Elsa Morante. 1979 Bard edition, second printing, 691 pages. Morante was an Italian novelist and poet whom Elena Ferrante cites as a major influence on her work. History was a bestseller in Italy in the seventies when it was first published and features the story of a Jewish family after the second world war.

Condition: Reading copy

"They were, to tell the truth, poor Sunday anarchists, and this was the beginning and end of their subversive activities."

$15.00
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