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Distance of the Moon No 22

Paperback, 22/02/2018, £1.00


Paperback, 01/05/2016, £11.75

Baron in the Trees

Hardback, 28/01/2019, £9.99
He walks through paths made from the twisted branches of olive, makes his bed in a holly oak, bathes in a fountain constructed from poplar bark. Suspended among the leaves, the Baron adventures with bandits and pirates, conducts a passionate love affair, and watches the Age of Enlightenment pass by beneath him.

Our Ancestors

Paperback, 20/02/1992, £10.99
Viscount Medardo is bisected by a Turkish cannonball on the plains of Bohemia; These three vivid images are the points of departure for Calvino's classic triptych of moral tales, now published in one volume and all displaying the exuberant talent of a master storyteller.

Hermit in Paris

Paperback, 27/01/2011, £10.99
Italo Calvino once said that he preferred to give false details about his biography since he felt that even the genuine data of a writer's life shed no light on the creative work. This volume of posthumously collected personal writings is the closest we may ever come to the autobiography of this most private of writers.

Adam, One Afternoon

Paperback, 20/08/1992, £8.99
This collection of playful, deadly febles is populated with waifs and strays, a gluttonous thief and a mischievous gardener. The grimly comic story The Argentine Ant moved Gore Vidal to declare 'if this is not a masterpiece of twentieth-century prose writing, I cannot think of anything better'.

Six Memos for the Next Millennium

Paperback, 04/08/2016, £9.99