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The Bird That Swallowed Its Cage: Selected Works of Curzio Malaparte

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Walter Murch first came across Curzio Malaparte's writings in a chance encounter in a French book about cosmology, where one of Malaparte's stories was retold to illustrate a point about conditions shortly after the creation of the universe. Murch was so taken by the strange, utterly captivating imagery he went to find the book from which the story was taken. The book was Kaputt, Malaparte's autobiographical novel about the frontlines of World War II. Curzio Malaparte, an Italian born with a German heritage, was a ...

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The Bird That Swallowed Its Cage: Selected Works of Curzio Malaparte
2014, Counterpoint LLC, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781619022812

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