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Paradise and other stories

Alberto Moravia

Paradise and other stories

[by] Alberto Moravia. Translated from the Italian by Angus Davidson.

by Alberto Moravia

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Il paradiso.

The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. ;
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21773070M

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  In the Wrong Paradise, and Other Stories Contents The end of Phæacia -- In the wrong paradise -- A cheap nigger -- The romance of the frst radical -- A duchess's secret -- The house of strange stories -- In Castle Perilous -- The great Gladstone myth -- My friend the beach-comber. The book is read by Charlie, the main character, in Stephen Chbosky's novel The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Alternative band Glass Animals subtly referenced the novel on their album How to Be a Human Being, with a track titled "The Other Side Of Paradise." The lyrics detail a Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald.


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Paradises. Paradises might be a reimagining of Camus’ Outsider – but in female form and living in 21st-century Buenos Aires. Our narrator allows the hazards of death and chance encounters to lead her through the city, where she sleepwalks into a job in the zoo’s reptile house and administers morphine to one of the oddball residents of the squat that she and her young son move into.

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