A group of travellers chance to meet, first in a castle, then a tavern. Their powers of speech are magically taken from them and instead they have only tarot cards with which to tell their stories. What follows is an exquisite interlinking of ...
narratives, and a fantastic, surreal and chaotic history of all human consciousness.
L'idea di fondo di scrivere storie basandosi sull'iconografia dei tarocchi non è male ma io proprio Calvino non lo digerisco... forse è colpa del liceo quando certi autori italiani si dovevano leggere "per forza" come il Manzoni
This book is a bit of an experiment for the author: deriving stories from combination of pictures and making all fit like a giant jigsaw novel. Although the book becomes a bit slow in the later part, I would recommend this to everyone just because
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