Tommaso Landolfi

Tommaso Landolfi was an Italian writer, translator, and literary critic known for his surreal and fantastical works. He was a prominent figure in 20th-century Italian literature.


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  1. 1. Gogol's Wife

    "Gogol's Wife" is a collection of short stories that are known for their unique blend of fantasy, history, and reality. The stories revolve around a variety of themes, from a man's bizarre relationship with his inflatable wife to a writer's struggle with a demanding publisher. The book is characterized by its surrealism, dark humor, and exploration of the human condition, offering readers a glimpse into the strange and often absurd aspects of life.

    The 2444th Greatest Book of All Time
  2. 2. A Caso

    "A Caso" is a collection of short stories that delves into the surreal and the absurd, blending elements of fantasy and existential reflection. The narratives often explore the unpredictability of life and the peculiarities of human nature, presenting characters who find themselves in bizarre and often inexplicable situations. Through a mix of dark humor and philosophical musings, the stories challenge conventional perceptions of reality and invite readers to ponder the deeper meanings behind seemingly random events.

    The 10908th Greatest Book of All Time