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Roberto Calasso

Roberto Calasso
Giorgio Magister

Roberto Calasso, publisher of Adelphi in Milan, is the author of many books, among them The Ruin of Kasch, The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony, Ka, K., and Tiepolo Pink.

Roberto Calasso

The Unnamable Present

Roberto Calasso; Translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A decisive key to help grasp some of the essential points of what is happening around us.

The ninth part of Roberto Calasso’s work in progress, The Unnamable Present, is closely...

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The Ruin of Kasch

Roberto Calasso; A New Translation from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A brilliant new translation of a classic work on violence and revolution as seen through mythology and art

The Ruin of Kasch takes up two subjects—“the first is...

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The Art of the Publisher

Roberto Calasso; Translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

An interior look at Roberto Calasso's work as a publisher and his reflections on the art of book publishing

In this illuminating volume, Roberto Calasso reflects on more than half a...

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Ardor

Roberto Calasso; Translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In a meditation on the wisdom of the Vedas, Roberto Calasso brings ritual and sacrifice to bear on the modern world

In this revelatory volume, Roberto Calasso, whom...

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La Folie Baudelaire

Roberto Calasso; Translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In La Folie Baudelaire, Roberto Calasso—one of the most original and acclaimed writers on literature, art, culture, and mythology—turns his attention to the poets and writers of Paris...

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