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Upon hearing of Italo Calvino’s death in September of 1985, John Updike commented, “Calvino was a genial as well as brilliant writer. He took fiction into new places where it had never been before, and back into the fabulous and ancient sources of narrative.”

Rowan Gaither, 1992 quote in Italo Calvino, The Art of Fiction No. 130, published in Paris Review

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