About this book
By the author of "New Finnish Grammar" who is the winner of two literary prizes in Italy - the Premio Campiello and Premio Stresa. Published together with Marani's 'Europanto' collection "Las Adventures des Inspector Cabillot". Follows Ivan, who is a Vostyach, an imaginary ethnic group of whose language he is the remaining speaker. He is struck dumb after witnessing his father's murder.