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Classics are books which, the more we think we know them through hearsay, the more original, unexpected, and innovative we find them when we actually read them.

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Classics are books which, the more we think we know them through hearsay, the more original, unexpected, and innovative we find them when we actually read them. - Italo Calvino

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Author's Biography:
Name: Italo Calvino
Born: 15 October 1923. Died: 19 September 1985
Profession: Journalist | Writer |


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