Silvano Ceccherini

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Silvano Ceccherini (1915 - 1974) was an Italian anarchist and autobiographical novelist.

Life[edit]

Imprisoned as a criminal at the end of World War II, Ceccherini spent 18 years in jail. His first novel, The transfer, was based on his life as a prisoner.[1]

Works[edit]

  • La traduzione, 1963. Translated by Isabel Quigly as The transfer. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1966.
  • La signorina della posta; e, Falsi soldati, 1964.
  • Dopo l'ira, 1965
  • Lo specchio nell'ascensore, 1967
  • Sassi su tutte le strade, 1968
  • L'avventuriero di Dio, 1971
  • Il prezzo della saggezza, 1974

References[edit]

  1. ^ Robin Healey (1998). Twentieth Century Italian Literature in English Translation: An Annotated Bibliography, 1929 - 1997. University of Toronto Press. p. 169. ISBN 978-0-8020-0800-8. Retrieved 7 May 2013.