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If on a winter's night a traveler

If on a winter's night a traveler

by Italo Calvino

If on a winter's night a traveler: The Nit-Picker's Cruelty True or False

1. What is Ludmilla's last name? (It's mentioned only once in the entire book, tee hee!)→Vipiteno
2. : What is the name of the African dictator who takes Ermes Marana under his protection?→Konqueslo
3. At one point in his diary, Silas Flannery starts to write the beginning of a book that actually exists. Which book is it?→David Copperfield
4. What is the name of the town Nacho travels to in Around an empty grave?→Oquedal
5. In the fictional novel, If on a winter's night a traveler, what do the occupants of the train station bar do to pass the time?→Bet on who will walk in next

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