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The Rain Came Last & Other Stories

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Niccolo Tucci emigrated to the U.S. in the 1930s, and became known here for his articles and stories published in leading periodicals. This is the first collection of Tucci's stories to be published.
Paperback, 223 pages
Published April 1st 1990 by New Directions Publishing Corporation
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The roof of our small house was almost blown away, but nothing happened in my dreams. Not a leaf shook, not an image was washed away. The news was not received.

Niccolo Tucci said: "First learn to write as if you were already dead and then you will learn to write as if you were still alive." Somehow the refrain of Alice sobbing in the mocking Wonderland woods that while she gives herself very good advice, she very seldom follows it goes through my mind. Me too, Disney Alice, though the queasy arr
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