Italian Folktales by Italo Calvino

This book is a comprehensive collection of 200 traditional Italian folktales, meticulously gathered from different regions of Italy. The stories range from humor to horror, from fairy tales to moral lessons, from whimsical to deeply symbolic, showcasing the rich cultural heritage of Italy. These tales, translated and retold, provide a fascinating insight into the folklore, traditions, and beliefs of Italian people.

The 1965th greatest book of all time


Published
1956
Nationality
Italian
Type
Fiction
Pages
200-800
Words
200,000
Original Language
Italian

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