One of the most important writers of the twentieth century, Samuel Beckett (Dublin, 1906 – Paris, 1989) , in intimate version. Adelphi is preparing to publish the letters of the author in the book Letters 1920-1940 a cura di Martha Dow Fehsenfeld e Lois More Overbeck (Italian edition edited by Franca Mamone) in "The cases necklace» A portrait of the young Beckett in those years he is writing works like the novel Murphy. An epistolary autobiography not to be missed.
Among the most eagerly awaited by spring, a new Simenon: Nogales, on the turbulent border between Mexico and the US, and consume, Between Love and Hate, grudges and guilt, booze and fisticuffs, the dramatic showdown between two brothers. Written in Tumacacori in August 1948, The bottom of the bottle It appeared in print the following year. Nel 1956 Henry Hathaway drew the eponymous film (to whose screenplay participated in the same Simenon), with Joseph Cotten and Van Johnson in the lead roles. The works of Georges Simenon (Liege, 1903-Lausanne, 1989) They are published by
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And speaking of the brilliant French author Daddy Maigret, Adelphi is getting ready to go out in his “Small library” with a book by Leonardo Sciascia, The method of Maigret and other writings on the yellow by Paolo Squillacioti. And Simenon is also preparing to publish a Japanese version that is the novel by Matsumoto Seicho (1909-1992) Tokyo Express and Seicho is precisely considered the Japanese Simenon, He is the author of hundreds of novels and short stories; Tokyo Express He appeared in Japan in 1958, and it is among his most celebrated books.
Among the novelties of the year the publisher of Via San Giovanni sul Muro di Milano a new book by Roberto Bolaño, The spirit of science fiction in translating Ilide Carmignani – the story of two typical "romantic dogs' bolañiani, who discover literature and love in Mexico City of the Seventies – and a new blade to have that vast altarpiece that the publisher Roberto Calasso dedicated to science, after the success of Carlo Rovelli books here Calculating Infinity Paul Zellini, Professor of Mathematical Analysis: ten reflections facing a capital issue.