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Leaving aside all historical shit, this novel is basically just a me and my cool friends that are so misunderstood do some stuff that we think is cool and so much above what the ‘squares’ do or understand. In what is Pavese’s most personal novel, The Devil in the Hills is a tale of lost youth and friendship, changing from adolescence to manhood, set in the Italian landscape of Pavese’s own boyhood.

Enabled Average Customer Review: Even hipsters hate hipsters! Cesare Pavese was born in a small town in which his father, an official, owned property. The novel begins in Turin, before the narrator – a young man, and his two friends, Oreste and Pieretto spend a sun-baked summer in the Piedmont countryside. Now that I have finished the novel I know that I’m being a little unfair in dismissing the novel as an early proto-hipster oh man you might have called them different things but the ‘s I’m sure were jam packed with some equivalent of hipsters novel.


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Visit our Help Pages. An initial novella, Paesi tuoi ; The Harvesters,recalled, as many of his works do, the sacred places of childhood. It is testament to Pavese’s skill that I found myself pavsee with the characters, precisely the sort of idle student types that normally wind me up with their ignorance and self-absorption. Product details Hardcover Publisher: Read more Read less.

The Devil in the Hills

There they meet his wife Gabriella, cllline learn their relationship is an untypical one. Mar 04, Andrew De Sousa rated it really liked it. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I only mention my obvious disdain for hipsters am I a hipster, well obviously no, almost no one will admit to being one, but while my tastes border along the Do you know whom I along with just about every other person in the civilized world hate? Initially I read this for the sole reason that it is set in the Piedmontese hills of Italy, where we will be holidaying this summer.

The novel starts with the sickening observation about how cool the narrator and his friends are because they stay up allnight and talk about important things that no one else in their provincial little town could understand. Amazon Media EU S. Sometimes this works out fine, but in this case i felt like i just read a disjointed story of some bratty kids drinking and talking.


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A founder and, until his death, an editor of the publishing house of Einaudi, Pavese also edited the anti-Fascist review La Cultura. View all 5 comments. Elif Mehtap Pelit rated it really liked it Oct 16, Italian Similar books to Il diavolo sulle colline Einaudi tascabili. Valeria Fortini rated it really liked it Jan 27, Would you like to tell us about a lower price? View all 8 comments.

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Write a customer review. I’m being unfair though. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Dogadjaji nemaju oznaceni vremenski period. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Thanks for telling us about the problem.