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Giovanni Guareschi


Italy (1908 - 1968)

He was a journalist, writer, humorist. Along with Giovanni Mosca and Giaci Mondaini he founded the humorous magazine "Candido". He was well know because of the "Don Camillo" series based on the stories about the two main characters: Don Camillo, the priest and Peppone, the communist Mayor.

Genres: General Fiction
 
Series
Don Camillo
   1. The Little World of Don Camillo (1948)
   2. Don Camillo and the Prodigal Son (1952)
     aka Don Camillo and His Flock
   3. Don Camillo and the Devil (1957)
     aka Don Camillo Takes the Devil by the Tail
   4. Comrade Don Camillo (1964)
   5. Don Camillo Meets Hell's Angels (1969)
     aka Don Camillo Meets the Flower Children
   6. Don Camillo's Dilemma (1954)
   Tales from the Little World of Don Camillo (1981)
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Novels
   The House That Nino Built (1953)
   My Home, Sweet Home (1954)
   Duncan and Clotilda (1968)
   School for Husbands (1968)
     aka A Husband in Boarding School
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Non fiction
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