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Book Information: Watcher, the

Watcher, the (1963) [Short Story]
by Italo Calvino Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

A member of the Communist party is assigned to a polling place in Turin's Hospital for Incurables, where he observes the rejects of humanity and a grotesque parody of the democratic process.

Original title: La giornata d'uno scrutatore
Original languages: Italian

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Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Watcher and Other Stories, the (1971) [Collection]
      Author: Italo Calvino

Edition #1: The Watcher

The Watcher (1971)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: William Weaver
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