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Umberto Eco is the author of four bestselling novels and numerous collections of essays. A professor of semiotics at the University of Bologna, he lives in Italy.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Occultism -- Fiction.
Voodooism -- Fiction.
Religions -- Fiction.
Idolatry -- Fiction.
Foucault's pendulum -- Fiction.
Alchemists -- Fiction.
Thought and thinking -- Fiction.