The Garden of the Finzi-Continis by Giorgio Bassani
The young, middle-class Jewish narrator recounts his relationship with the Finzi-Continis, an insular, upper-class Jewish family, in Ferrara on the eve of World War II and the family's blindness to impending destruction. 10,000 first printing.
The 877th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 13th on El Pais Favorite Books of 100 Spanish Authors (El Pais)