A collection of short stories and essays on a range of major topical issues, these essays were first published in La Stampa. Levi's previous books include The Periodic Table, If Not Now When? and The Drowned and the Saved.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-03 - Publisher: Routledge
This engaging and witty cultural history traces the evolution of the mirror from antiquity to the present day, illustrating its journey from wondrous object to ordinary trinket. With its earliest invention, the mirror allowed us to gaze upon ourselves, bestowing a power both fascinating and terrifying.