HomeGroupsTalkMoreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
51,257 (97,845)1,460230 (3.94)4560
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler 10,808 copies, 230 reviews
Invisible Cities 7,873 copies, 178 reviews
The Baron in the Trees 3,910 copies, 52 reviews
Cosmicomics 2,841 copies, 41 reviews
Italian Folktales 1,976 copies, 22 reviews
The Castle of Crossed Destinies 1,827 copies, 36 reviews
Six Memos for the Next Millennium 1,732 copies, 13 reviews
Marcovaldo or The Seasons in the City (Author) 1,721 copies, 21 reviews
Mr. Palomar 1,672 copies, 24 reviews
Difficult Loves 1,426 copies, 17 reviews
The Path to the Spiders' Nests 1,421 copies, 21 reviews
Why Read the Classics? 1,247 copies, 18 reviews
The Cloven Viscount 1,108 copies, 16 reviews
The Nonexistent Knight 1,099 copies, 17 reviews
Our Ancestors 831 copies, 7 reviews
t zero 808 copies, 13 reviews
The Uses of Literature 773 copies, 2 reviews
The Complete Cosmicomics 744 copies, 12 reviews
Under the Jaguar Sun 670 copies, 8 reviews
The Road to San Giovanni 407 copies, 7 reviews
The Watcher and Other Stories 395 copies, 1 review
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday (Editor) 341 copies, 9 reviews
Adam, One Afternoon 246 copies, 4 reviews
La giornata d'uno scrutatore 208 copies, 6 reviews
Collection of Sand 189 copies, 4 reviews
Ultimo viene il corvo 165 copies, 4 reviews
Into the War 139 copies, 4 reviews
Ten Italian Folktales 132 copies, 1 review
Romanzi e racconti volume 1 123 copies, 1 review
A Plunge into Real Estate 104 copies, 2 reviews
Romanzi e racconti volume 2 79 copies, 1 review
I Racconti 69 copies, 3 reviews
The Distance of the Moon 46 copies, 2 reviews
Aventures 37 copies, 1 review
Piccola cosmogonia portatile (Author) 36 copies
Sulla fiaba 30 copies
Novelle del novecento: an anthology (Contributor) 10 copies
Der verzauberte Garten 10 copies, 1 review
Romarine 5 copies
Vittorini 5 copies
The Spiral 4 copies
Els Gossos d'Acteâo 3 copies, 1 review
Memorias y vida dificiles 3 copies, 1 review
Barun penjač 2 copies
Varför läsa klassikerna 2 copies, 1 review
Italia (Contributor) 1 copy
Atalarimiz 1 copy
Liguria 1 copy
Candide (Introduction, some editions) 17,534 copies, 269 reviews
The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (Editor, some editions) 10,745 copies, 88 reviews
Pinocchio (Afterword, some editions) 6,312 copies, 114 reviews
Orlando Furioso (Introduction, some editions) 1,199 copies, 16 reviews
That Awful Mess on Via Merulana (Introduction, some editions) 978 copies, 23 reviews
Pierre and Jean (Introduction, some editions) 890 copies, 16 reviews
The Classic Fairy Tales [Norton Critical Edition] (Contributor) 842 copies, 4 reviews
The World Treasury of Science Fiction (Contributor) 764 copies, 3 reviews
The Blue Flowers (Translator, some editions) 663 copies, 10 reviews
Codex Seraphinianus (Introduction, some editions) 629 copies, 21 reviews
Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature (Contributor) 436 copies, 7 reviews
Other People's Trades (Introduction, some editions) 385 copies, 1 review
Il Pentamerone: The Tale of Tales (Foreword, some editions) 326 copies, 5 reviews
The New Media Reader (Contributor) 274 copies, 1 review
Detective Stories (Story Library) (Contributor) 227 copies, 1 review
Voices in the Evening (Introduction, some editions) 153 copies
Centuria: One Hundred Ouroboric Novels (Preface, some editions) 145 copies, 1 review
Italian Short Stories 1 (Contributor) 144 copies
Granta 46: Crime (Contributor) 130 copies
Magical Realist Fiction: An Anthology (Contributor) 90 copies, 1 review
Ferragus (Foreword, some editions) 88 copies, 3 reviews
Granta 16: Science (Contributor) 69 copies
Lo Stadio DI Wimbledon (Italian Edition) (Preface, some editions) 63 copies, 1 review
Strangeness (Contributor) 47 copies
The Penguin Book of Italian Short Stories (Contributor) 45 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Book of Modern Fantasy (Contributor) 39 copies, 1 review
Diario partigiano (Note, some editions) 36 copies, 1 review
La letteratura americana e altri saggi (Foreword, some editions) 34 copies
To Those Gods Beyond (Foreword, some editions) 27 copies
Six Modern Italian Novellas (Contributor) 24 copies
Relatos italianos del Siglo XX (Contributor) 9 copies, 1 review
Modern Italian Short Stories (Contributor) 4 copies
Le parità e le storie morali dei nostri villani (Foreword, some editions) 3 copies
Dans le creux du songe (Contributor) 1 copy, 1 review
Månen : fra den indre verden til det ydre rum (Author, some editions) 1 copy, 1 review

Top members (works)

gianoulinetti (59), erathostenes (42), AAKECK (33), Himalmitra (32), ghiso (31), seite (31), PauloBR (30), unctifer (30), LSPopovich (29), nicoelston (29), cns1000 (29), AlainCipit (28), ItalCulturalCenter (28), bibliopolitan (28) — more

Recently added

SandyMullin (4), fairy.bookmother (2), uscer (1), indigosky (1), AddoStew (1), sweetsuszie (1), vanjaa (1), slquinn464 (1), davinaf (1)

Legacy Libraries

Member favorites

Members: sergiviciana, schpingle, labyrinthos, erathostenes, KarlaHuebner, dkarenart, Tolstoys_ghost, ryanzus11, agam92, sriq, hillaryrose7, PitcherBooks, George_Salis, SolerSystem, oacevedo, jakebornheimer, private member, gregtaylor, mysterium, martlet (show 436 more), Pickled_vegetables, EMS_24, jmdunc54, UllK., bookwormelf, andhow, Anaithnid, private member, lobotomy42, StrangeBooks, b3h3m0th, private member, ValenCina, wgyn, razorsoccam, Bezukhoff, shmibs, browsers, KrisM, Calyre, erbisoeul, MaerCat, orkunnnn, dew_enfolded, O_Hozomeen, LGKerr, KarenFunt, RowanL, cheesusofnazareth, jearnold, afrn, andherzog, aileverte, KallaLis, rvdm61, HammockHouse, macsbrains, Panza314, wangthatsea, unctifer, plasma_bird, matthewmason, ycc, jlr7245, uru, AnaBastet, Ron_Peters, worldsworstbutterfly, Nassava, morrisab, JFGous, Toledoth, sweetdissident, bnewcomer, Myyst, chelsjmakely, cygnoir, Mad_Mac, maurizioleoni, DanielPowell, CGlanovsky, Nachtiris, SariAnita, Walter_Miedema, booklove2, littlepinksugar, Luisali, zenosbooks, bibliopolitan, AlexOtiv, svjleh, VAle_, gravitysbook, markadamkaplan, Dilara86, marjakristina, emr284, GraS, Canofish, BayardUS, internisus, britchey, jltaglich, Ludi_Ling, librarianistbooks, malinablue, Pepys, PatrickSwanson, Cecrow, Himalmitra, henkl, TantraBensko, Fredselbow, mobron, Doodlebugs, HectorSwell, private member, vulgarboatman, j.a.lesen, Saan, ArabellaDare, tenth_sheep, cec337, orangewords, ramune, timtom, brendansmart, charon79, temporus, brianlavelle, fullbloom, rolandperkins, sakayume, private member, PhileasHannay, EmeraldGreen, rahowe, thisnomadlife, luxultima, rarewren, alexnisnevich, thefoldedleaf, private member, owlcroft, ben.thomas, Buecherbaer, andrewreads, private member, lexi.keeler, weeksj10, chazpf, Keith_Voogd, YESterNOw, 3497299, VanishedOne, cdq, funkendub, jddunn, Mikalina, errata, pghigo, juliankbrown, Arbutus, MartinPeckBooks, leoden, WarmCavesInTheWoods, mollyis, reticent, Gerachan, Galizur, mwphotos, bluemax500, folks, private member, mowalsh, letterpress, isabelx, Malmroth, tgmcc, kristienberghs, Poquette, RJoanna, cerridwen137, souva, phollando, emak_bakia, ru7hi, Lsaccharina, sbaldi59, kikibuenavista, inger23, bedbugs, clarissaribeiro, _eskarina, gonzobrarian, private member, gorgonoftheadriatic, ceguiliorv, HdB_1973, TheLowBranch, private member, kucher, corneggs, private member, thoughtforms, ossicones, redkit, Torikton, SthiraSukha, pohzumano, drewjameson, richard_carpenter, paradoxosalpha, shiunji, arnosedgley, GingerbreadMan, llusby23, PhysiCaRollMops, Sakerfalcon, ponyerev, mchimato, boschwerin, Quicksilver66, quantumrat, melen_it, Sparafucil, fugitive, DieterBoehm, deepthi, bojanfurst, delamere, GPappadopoulis, schoenerlesen, kalashnikov2, M.Campanella, maritzasoto, madA63, marektamm, LBV123, findantonia, mikevail, marcobabi, advincent, Drew_Blood, Aotneurs, the_red_shoes, KafkaMaze, isherwood, Rubbah, Pummzie, nmarrone, shadowstrife, njah, private member, sidewaysstation, subsub63, rjacobs17, kmgough, sebastiangoud, quodlibet, private member, lacartepostale, TartarugaLitteraria, private member, RaggedSid, massimo.iso, Inesdelreves, sleepyjim, meankitty, kvyar, wester, vischka, 50Watts, andrei.lintu, naomijade, Akrasiac, rosenkrantz, survivalistpoetry, phillipsccw, mdreid, johnnylogic, Amalie_Nymphenburg, Benjaminista, Brasidas, littlevanities, cornerhouse, russ, supersidvicious, matildawaltzing, etta, Lexicon, Klonicki, private member, fvenez, emily1326, IoAnnalisa, IamAleem, timbaux, samuelbprime, aurosiam, israfel13, thetom, P_S_Patrick, mrPalomar, vadiluc, dambros, kbelton, Julian_Gallo, shuffle, mikagami, Onara, ficke-myers, natbeourfriend, mainde, Andrewfm, anglemark, imyournerdygirl, ludmillalotaria, alexfreire, jmorian, private member, P1g5purt, GwenH, lmelk, lanarossa, JackOrion, anisoara, jvalka, axarca, private member, aannttiiiittnnaa, MeditationesMartini, NickCate, private member, JonArnold, daf, pefrase1, saulegriza, permachine, bolinski, thedharmabum51, gamara, ostrom, gredaline, private member, ddejaco, Voglioleggere, clong, Xiguli, nog, dclay, janeanger, chilirlw, slickdpdx, lissener, CelesteM, private member, Medellia, Revenant, aznstarlette, 2stepnk8, heterotopic, Jlebre, shimauta, duckwood, florafloraflora, somnambule, Killeralgae, mkjones, twomoredays, private member, exnihilo35, cktraveler, Megi53, moriarty, jordanjones, piccolaserenata8, melopoeia, punkyb, Eumenides, starcat, gigile, juv3nal, carnilius, paugust, Tijl, EmilyGordts, claudiadias, milessabin, coreymesler, Xav_de_la_Caze, nieksteenhuis, ellisonite, LadyChandos, unaluna, SilentInAWay, anamuk, cshalizi, lizvelrene, gmugmble, darkline, caseydurfee, patricedward, qu1d, zakdrummond, YorickBrown, saluthaus, vpfluke, scottja, Iceburg, innominate, fitzlade, private member, antimuzak, private member, kittysunshine, Julie1441, aluvalibri, JerryMonaco, pradig, woctune, eversion, Caroline_McElwee, brtom, andrewa121, private member, odeb, mravka, mtakeda, heyokish, vexkitten, Stevil2001, DieFledermaus, jessemorros, efeltonf, misirlou, graphite, denni, ILouro, stuntcat, kingkama, MikeFarquhar, NicholasOakley, ablueidol, prezzey, JZTamer, Griz, Totoro, istalkbillgates, Bibi, tartalom, BobFromBrockley, marietherese, suzanney, palimpsestuous, allmadhere

Add to favorites
18th century (428) 20th century (1,006) anthology (791) children (341) children's (403) children's literature (293) classic (1,092) classics (1,203) essays (518) fairy tales (1,921) fantasy (1,254) fiction (9,272) folklore (602) folktales (327) France (372) French (626) French literature (726) humor (292) Italian (2,017) Italian literature (2,676) Italy (1,683) literary criticism (287) literature (2,415) magical realism (473) metafiction (295) narrativa (313) non-fiction (460) novel (1,470) philosophy (965) postmodern (301) postmodernism (313) read (896) Roman (311) satire (828) science fiction (428) short stories (2,108) to-read (3,117) translated (305) translation (663) unread (555)

Italo Calvino has 2 past events. (show)

You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Disambiguation notice

LibraryThing Early Reviewers Alum

Italo Calvino's book Pinocchio was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

Sign up to get a pre-publication copy in exchange for a review.

Member ratings

Average: (3.94)
0.5 18
1 190
1.5 71
2 784
2.5 214
3 3029
3.5 910
4 5610
4.5 659
5 4924

Author pictures (3)

  

(see all 3 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Italo Calvino is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Italo Calvino is composed of 31 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 157,926,787 books! | Top bar: Always visible