The Late Mattia Pascal (Eridanos Library)

by Luigi Pirandello

Publisher: Marsilio Publishers

Written in English
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Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam Weaver (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8441750M
ISBN 100941419444
ISBN 109780941419444
OCLC/WorldCa34091142

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While living an oppressive, provincial existence, Mattia Pascal learns that he has been mistakenly declared dead. Blessed with that rarest of opportunities - the chance to start an entirely new life - he moves to a new city under an assumed name, only to find this new "free" existence unbearable.

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(Translated by Arthur Livingston.) Read in English by Peter Tucker Mattia Pascal grew up in a small Italian town not dissimilar to that of the author's upbringing.

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The Late Mattia Pascal Away back in the yeara certain Monsignor Boccamazza, on departing from this life, left his books as a legacy to our village.

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Having studied at the universities of Palermo and Rome and taken a degree in philology at Bonn, the young Pirandello turned to writing poetry and stories, achieving his first literary success in with his novel The Late Mattia : New York Review Books.

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Then, providentially, he discovers that he has been declared dead. Realizing he has a chance to start over, to do it right this time, he moves to a new city, adopts a new name, and a new course of life--only to find that this new existence is as insufferable as the old :   Start your hour free trial to unlock this The Late Mattia Pascal study guide.

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Pirandello won the Nobel Prize for Literature in and is probably best known for his play, Six Characters in Search of an least that was the only title that I. A new translation of the Pirandello novel of which first appeared in English in The novelistic and philosophic ingenuity of the tale of odyssey through illusion is masterfully wry.

Mattia Pascal has died twice and now awaits only a third, final death. His first was as a callow youth when he ran away from his wife and his mother-in-law, who claimed a corpse in the mill race as Mattia.

About The Late Mattia Pascal. Mattia Pascal endures a life of drudgery in a provincial town. Then, providentially, he discovers that he has been declared dead. Realizing he has a chance to start over, to do it right this time, he moves to a new city, adopts a new name, and a new course of life—only to find that this new existence is as insufferable as the old one.

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