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The Wine-Dark Sea - Sciascia, Leonardo, and Bardoni, Avril (Translated by)
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Here are some of Sciascia's greatest stories - brief and haunting, the realist tradition at its best. In one tale a couple of men talk, cynically yet earnestly, about the etymology of the word 'mafia' - who they are, and why their interest is so piqued by the word, becomes apparent with frightening clarity. In another story a group of peasants are taken on board ship and promised that they will be put ashore illegally at Trenton, New Jersey; after a long time at sea, their landfall is far from what they expected. And ...

The Wine-Dark Sea 2014, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781847089281


Wine Dark Sea 2001, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781862074149


The Wine Dark Sea 2000, New York Review of Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780940322530

Trade paperback

The Wine-dark Sea 1988, Paladin, London

ISBN-13: 9780586086599

New edition


The Wine-Dark Sea 1985, Carcanet Press

ISBN-13: 9780856355561