The Cloven Viscount

Author(s): Italo Calvino
Genre: Classics
Imprint: Classics Library
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (2.57 hours)
Product Number: Z13322
Released: Feb 01, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501963162
Narrator/s: Edoardo Ballerini
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In this fantastically macabre tale, the separate halves of a nobleman split in two by a cannonball go on to pursue their own independent adventures In a battle against the Turks, Viscount Medardo of Terralba is bissected lengthwise by a cannonball. One half of him returns to his feudal estate and takes up a lavishly evil life. Soon the other, virtuous half appears. The two halves become rivals for the love of the same woman, fight a bloody duel, and achieve a miraculous resolution. Now available in an independent volume for the first time, this deliciously bizarre novella is Calvino at his most devious and winning.


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The Cloven Viscount
Product Number: BX00062487
Product Number:Z13322
Product Number:C04813

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Author(s): Italo Calvino
Narrator(s): Edoardo Ballerini
Genre: Classics
Product Number C04813
Released: Jan 31, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501962936
Author(s): Italo Calvino
Product Number EB00032046
Released: Aug 01, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780544130098