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The Pope stories and other tales of troubled times

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italian Americans,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge Guida
    SeriesVIA folios -- 75, VIA folios -- 75.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3607.U476 P67 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 pages ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26438029M
    ISBN 101599540371
    ISBN 109781599540375
    LC Control Number2012936114
    OCLC/WorldCa820788187

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Killing the Pope --Resurrecting the Pope --Courting the Pope --The imbecile professor (A student's defense) --In flight --Rome --Angel boy. The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled Times (VIA Folios) [Guida, George] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled Times (VIA Folios)5/5(2). The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled Times Fiction. "With deadpan humor, THE POPE STORIES takes on Catholicism, family dynamics, personal paranoia, and the best and worst of our troubled times—a book filled with subtle insights and clever turns of phrase."—Brad Barkley, author of Money, Love.

Fiction. "With deadpan humor, THE POPE STORIES takes on Catholicism, family dynamics, personal paranoia, and the best and worst of our troubled times--a book filled with subtle insights and clever turns of phrase."--Brad Barkley, author of Money, Love and Alison's Automotive Repair ManualFiction."With deadpan humor, THE POPE STORIES takes on Catholicism, family Brand: George Guida.

George Guida is the author of eight books, including The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled Times, four collections of poems--the forthcoming Pugilistic and The Sleeping Gulf, along with New York and Other Lovers and Low Italian--and the novel Letters from Suburbia.

His work has appeared in many journals and anthologies. George Guida is the author of two collections of poems, Low Italian (Bordighera Press, ) and New York and Other Lovers (Smalls Books, ); a forthcoming volume of fiction, The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled Times (Bordighera Press, ); a volume of critical essays, The Peasant and the Pen (Peter Lang, ); and a play, "The.

Today's poem is "Zombies All Around" from Pugilistic. WordTech Editions. George Guida is author of five previous books, including the poetry collections New York and Other Lovers and Low most recent volumes are Letters from Suburbia: a Novel, and The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled teaches writing and literature at New York City College of.

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As a fan of Conan Doyle s writing. It is most satisfying to listen to these new stories that emulate his style almost perfectly. 'The Rape of the Lock and Other Poems', this edition publishededited with introduction and notes by Thomas Marc Parrott, some of the famous eighteenth-century writings of Alexander Pope, now available in html form, as a free download from Project Gutenberg.

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Marco Polo (/ ˈ m ɑːr k oʊ ˈ p oʊ l oʊ / (), Venetian: [ˈmaɾko ˈpolo], Italian: [ˈmarko ˈpɔːlo], – January 8–9, ) was an Italian merchant, explorer, and writer who travelled through Asia along the Silk Road between and His travels are recorded in The Travels of Marco Polo (also known as Book of the Marvels of the World and Il Milione, c.

), a book that Born:presumably Venice, Republic of Venice. Full text of "The rape of the lock, and other poems of Alexander Pope;" See other formats.

Pedophilia, the Pope and the Jews News Abroad Somehow the stories leaked out and created a media storm. and during troubled times it offers something its critics cannot -- salvation. The Canterbury Tales and Other Poems by Geoffrey Chaucer Part 5 out of the references to the stories of Canace, and of Apollonius Tyrius, seem to be an attack on Gower, who had given these tales in his book; whence Tyrwhitt concludes that the friendship between the two poets suffered some interruption in the latter part of their lives.

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Francis, we are told, is warm and friendly, gentle and compassionate. He embraces the poor, the disfigured, the outcast. These attributes pose a. In a prologue to the book, Mr. Garcia Marquez points out that the stories were written intermittently over a period of 18 years: some began as journalistic notes, some as screenplays, and one as a.

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