Giovanni Verga
Grove Press, New York, 1953; originally published in 1883 in Italian, English
ISBN: 9781849025058

Hailed by D.H. Lawrence as one of the greatest writers in Italian fiction, Giovanni Verga's work is highlighted in Little Novels of Siciliy. A vivid sense of time and place of 1860's Sicily are captured within this diverse collection of short stories.

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Michael Maharam
The realism before neo-realism, though charmingly so.
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