LibraryThing Review. User Review – BayardUS – LibraryThing. I prefer his longer works but Buzzati writes a mean short story as well: “One morning around ten. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. : Restless Nights: Selected Stories of Dino Buzzati (Restless Nights Ppr): Very scarce, hard-to-find title is in pristine condition, aside from a light.

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Secondo me, Dino Buzzati e’ una stella molto luminosa tra i grandi scrittori del Novecento italiano – coi suoi racconti e con i suoi romanzi. Venturous Vegetables at the Frolic Grounds.

Dino Buzzati’s Restless Nights – 50 Watts

Books by Dino Buzzati. Most of these pieces are quite bzzati, but as with Borges, they are so well executed that there is no need for excess verbiage – Buzzati has tuned his stories perfectly, and delivers the goods elegantly, entertainingly, and one might even say ecstatically.

I hope to discuss them in future posts. The works are short fictions, in the mode of Calvino, some of Borges, or Dunyach.

What happens when he comes face to face with the Colomber? In the silver moonlight growing thou wilt see a pale-eyed flower. The second Buzzati is an enjoyable discovery, and I’m only annoyed that it took me this long to become acquainted with his work. People searching for peace of mind through I’m doing well with transistors and intricate electronic blocks.


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The fist doesn’t even get a chance to act. Master of Puppet Masters: But almost everything in this slim volume is clever and worth revisiting. Ricordi la contestazione globale?

Esp like the Bewitched Jacket. I first discovered Dino from his purchase of immaterial picture space from Yves Klein, and from there learned about his excellent whale cloud drawings http: Dhe ne udhetimet e shpeshta, si kapiten i nje anije, ai do te kerkoje vazhdimisht buzzaati shmanget kolombres. Compare to HC Andersen or Borges. He is like any good father. Jan 05, Brandy Wilcox rated it it was amazing.

Restless Nights: Selected Stories

Looking at William Mortensen. The story does not specify where it takes place. Fascinating collection of Mid-century stories, laced with fantasy, surrealism and absurdity, translated from their original Italian. Por ne pleqeri, pa mundur ti beje balle tundimit, nje mbremje zbet nga anija me nje fuzhnje ne dore dhe niset me varken e vogel drejt perbindeshit. The second piece in this collection, “The End of the World,” begins “One morning about ten o’clock an immense fist appeared in the sky above the city.


Lentamente affonda i suoi aculei nel solitario cuore” Silly and imaginative buzzxti haunting. Takeo Takei, Children’s Days in Japan, pamphlet. Pastoral poetry, space travel, and the industrial military complex in a soft folk-psych style.

It was God, and the end of the world. Selected Stories by Dino Buzzati. I prefer his longer works but Buzzati writes a mean short story as well: Many of the stories evoke the insoluble mysteries of life by proposing just one, very specifically insoluble mystery. View From Another Shore: View all 13 comments.

That is, until he meets Stefano in the end and his true ambition in life shows. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Buzzati lived, after all, in Mussolini’s Italy, so his writing reflects the zeitgeist of his time.

What an enigmatic, talented man. When everything flies away, the outline of the heart goes black. Return to Book Page.