Piero Chiara





Piero Chiara

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born
in Luino, Italy
March 23, 1913

died
December 31, 1986

gender
male

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Piero Chiara was an Italian writer. He was born in Luino, on Lake Maggiore (northern Italy) into a family of Sicilian origin. Sought by the Fascist milice during World War II, he fled to Switzerland in 1944. He returned to Italy two years later, starting the activity of writer.His most famous work is La stanza del vescovo of 1976, which was turned into a film by Dino Risi soon afterwards.
He died in Varese in 1986.


Average rating: 3.61 · 772 ratings · 63 reviews · 46 distinct works · Similar authors
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 482 ratings — published 1964 — 6 editions
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La stanza del Vescovo
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3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1976 — 7 editions
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I giovedì della signora Giulia
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1970 — 6 editions
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Il cappotto di astrakan
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1978 — 4 editions
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Il piatto piange
3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 1962 — 4 editions
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Il pretore di Cuvio
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1973 — 4 editions
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Vedrò Singapore?
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1981 — 3 editions
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Il balordo
3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1967 — 2 editions
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L'uovo al cianuro ed altre ...
3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1969 — 3 editions
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Saluti notturni dal Passo d...
3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1987 — 3 editions
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