The Road To The City by Natalia Ginzburg
Two Novellas

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Each of the two novellas is narrated by a young woman who is in some way betrayed by, or the betrayer of, romantic love.
 

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Published January 1, 1949 by Doubleday. 215 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The first US publication of two poignant novellas written in the 1940's by eminent Italian novelist Ginzburg (Valentino and Sagittarius: Two Novellas; Family; Family: and Borghesia, Two Novellas, 1988, etc.).

Apr 01 1990 | Read Full Review of The Road To The City: Two Nov...

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Though she soon realizes that the bridegroom has no intention of abandoning his married mistress, the narrator has a child and gradually becomes resigned to the vagaries of her enigmatic husband, sustaining herself with romantic fantasies.

May 25 1990 | Read Full Review of The Road To The City: Two Nov...

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