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Tommaso and the blind photographer

Gesualdo Bufalino

Tommaso and the blind photographer

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Published by Harvill Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Janitors -- Fiction.,
  • Photographers -- Fiction.,
  • Italy -- Social life and customs. -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGesualdo Bufalino ; translated from the Italian by Patrick Creagh.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsCreagh, Patrick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ4862.U344 T6613 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18297262M
    ISBN 101860465684

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Through him we get to know all the inhabitants of this teetering Italian microcosm—the pedlars. Tommaso joins his photographer friend Tir (so nicknamed for Tiresias, Sophocles' blind seer) in meditative observations of the landlocked ship of fools that their errant neighbors comprise, in a wistfully amusing tale that's equal parts love story, murder mystery, and gentle parody-of social and criminal organizations, the limitations and Author: Gesualdo bufalino.

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