The Narrative of Trajan’s Column
- Penguin Books
- 2020 ISBN 9780241472859
- 112 pages
- 18 × 11 × 0.8 cm
Italo Calvino was one of the most joyful and imaginative writers of the twentieth century. Here he muses on what the things we leave behind - whether waxworks or ancient graffiti, enigmatic maps or a crumbling Roman column – tell us about the greater truths of the world, space and time.