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By Aldo Palazzeschi,Nicolas J. Perella,Ruggero Stefanini

"Man of Smoke," Aldo Palazzeschi’s experimental anti-novel, used to be first released in 1911 as a part of the Italian Futurist flow. it truly is now well-known as essentially the most unique creations of early twentieth-century fiction.

Quite actually a “man of smoke,” Perelà seems to be sooner or later to please, encourage, and alarm the boys and girls of town. His well known upward push and disgraceful fall — marked through a chain of encounters with all types of contemporary citizen — make for a frequently hilarious and occasionally nightmarish social satire. the guy of Smoke turns into the pivotal metaphor round whom the writer weaves his tragicomic play among lightness and heaviness.

Palazzeschi deals an existential imaginative and prescient of human existence that stands in addition to the simplest works of Pirandello, Svevo, Calvino, or Musil.

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