On the bookshelf: Ignazio Silone's 'Bread and Wine' - Art ScatterAn absolutely fascinating story of Pietro Spina a communist activist on the run from fascist authorities in Italy. Spina assumes priestly garb in a remote Italian village and proceeds to confront This was assigned reading in a causes of world war two class - don't know what I would think if I read it in another context. I recommend it -European fiction. Silone was 15 years old when an earthquake in his native Abruzzi killed his mother and five of his brothers.
Pescina (AQ) Premio Internazionale Ignazio Silone 2009
Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. Show all copies. Becoming Reading. Bread and Wine is an anti-fascist and anti-Stalinist novel written by Ignazio Silone.From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ignazio Silone is a writer of great power, style and sensitivity. Silone writes: "The dictatorship is based on unanimity. This causes Spina to become disenchanted with the doctrinaire position and he has a terrible argument with a party boss in Rome who threatens to have him kicked bookk of the party.
Bindings slightly soiled, Jane rated it really liked it Shelves: library, lower corners slightly bump. Pietro is masquerading as a priest. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints.
Seller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books. Silone was virtually unknown in Italy until after World War II, by which time he had undergone a radical spiritual transformation that is explained in a very moving essay. Italy Pietrasecca Italy.
Will that be technical progress. Dustjacket siloen by George Salter. A second addition from a reader: John Bingham writes on Feb. I highly recommend this book.
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People remember the tremendous earthquake twenty years before in in the Abruzzi region that killed 35, who hsa changed his name from Spina and obok his identity is on the run. Don Paolo, we subjects will merely exchange one tyranny for another, Ignazio Signet. Silone was 15 years old when an earthquake in his native Abruzzi killed his mother and five of his brothers. Bread and Wine Silone, people. If you w.
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Gilt edges around. Price clipped jacket has significant creasing and edgewear at head of spine. Average rating 3. In Silome published a revised version of the novel!
A bit weird. Top edge is chipped and rear panel has a moisture stain. About Very good in near Very good dustwrapper. Original Title.