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Kafka, Franz 1883-1924

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The trial by Franz Kafka( Book )

2,354 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 37 languages and held by 16,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrates the experiences and reactions of a respectable bank functionary after his abrupt arrest on an undisclosed charge. It seems Josef K. is on trial for his very existence in a novel which is infinitely perceptive about the nature of terror
The castle by Franz Kafka( Book )

1,391 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 33 languages and held by 10,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surrealistic novel whose shadowy characters and obscure events are said to reflect the condition of man in modern society
Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka( Book )

1,992 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 28 languages and held by 8,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings by and about Kafka and textual notes accompany this translation of his early-twentieth-century work
Amerika by Franz Kafka( Book )

908 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 33 languages and held by 6,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the story of young Karl Rossman, who, following an incident involving a housemaid, is banished by his parents to America. With unquenchable optimism and in the company of two comic-sinister companions, he throws himself into misadventure, eventually heading towards Oklahoma, where a career in the theater beckons. Though we can never know how Kafka planned to end the novel, Harman's superb translation allows us to appreciate, as closely as possible, what Kafka did commit to the page
The complete stories by Franz Kafka( Book )

31 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays a dreamlike world in which parables are even more obscure than the novels
The great wall of China : stories and reflections by Franz Kafka( Book )

66 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories, fables, and aphorisms, written between 1917 and 1924
Das Urteil und andere Erzählungen by Franz Kafka( Book )

235 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel met negen verhalen waarin de auteur vele autobiografische elementen heeft verwerkt
Dearest Father by Franz Kafka( Book )

328 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwischen dem 10. und 13. November 1919 schrieb Kafka den 'Brief an den Vater'. Der Brief wurde von ihm jedoch nie verschickt. Auf mehr als hundert handschriftlichen Seiten analysiert Kafka das Verhältnis zu seinem schier übermächtigen Vater. Der erst 1952 veröffentlichte Brief ist eine durch schonungslose Selbstanalyse erwirkte Anklageschrift gegen das Starke, das Heroische, welches in furchtloser Manier den Furchtsamen erdrückt
In der Strafkolonie : eine Geschichte aus d. Jahre 1914 by Franz Kafka( Book )

218 editions published between 1914 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the Penal Colony" ("In der Strafkolonie") (also translated as "In the Penal Settlement") is a short story by Franz Kafka written in German in October 1914, revised in November 1918, and first published in October 1919. The story is set in an unnamed penal colony. Internal clues and the setting on an island suggest Octave Mirbeau's "The Torture Garden" as an influence. As in some of Kafka's other writings, the narrator in this story seems detached from, or perhaps numbed by, events that one would normally expect to be registered with horror. "In the Penal Colony" describes the last use of an elaborate torture and execution device that carves the sentence of the condemned prisoner on his skin before letting him die, all in the course of twelve hours. As the plot unfolds, the reader learns more and more about the machine, including its origin and original justification
The trial by Franz Kafka( Recording )

52 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A symbolistic study of the tyranny of modern social systems. Portrays the experiences of a young man who is mysteriously arrested by agents of the police for an unspecified crime and is prepared for questioning and trial
The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka( Recording )

43 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seemingly typical man wakes up one morning to discover that he has been transformed into a gigantic insect, and must deal with the depression over his new physical alteration, as well as the rejection of his family
Letters to Milena by Franz Kafka( Book )

231 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les lettres racontent d'un bout à l'autre ce roman d'amour, orgie de désespoir et de félicité, de mortification et d'humiliation
Hochzeitsvorbereitungen auf dem Lande : und andere Prosa aus dem Nachlass by Franz Kafka( Book )

108 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dearest Father; stories and other writings by Franz Kafka( Book )

6 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's long autobiographical letter to his father, the draft of an early novel, some short stories, and other previously unpublished writings
Der Verschollene by Franz Kafka( Book )

85 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bände <3> und <4>
Sämtliche Erzählungen by Franz Kafka( Book )

141 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bevat proza, uitgegeven door de auteur, en verhalen en schetsen uit de nalatenschap van de auteur
Beschreibung eines Kampfes : Novellen, Skizzen, Aphorismen aus dem Nachlass by Franz Kafka( Book )

123 editions published between 1936 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bevat alle na de dood van de schrijver gepubliceerde verhalen, geschreven in de jaren 1904-'23
Collected stories by Franz Kafka( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects Kafka's short stories and parables, each reflecting his concern for modern man's search for identity, place, and purpose
Tagebücher, 1910-1923 by Franz Kafka( Book )

126 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of a struggle by Franz Kafka( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and German and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains more than a dozen very short pieces, three stories and a dramatic piece, "The Warden of the Tomb."
 
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Franciscus Kafka

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Franz Kafka Austria-Hungary-Czechoslovakian author

Franz Kafka Austriano a mannurat

Franz Kafka český spisovatel židovského původu

Franz Kafka écrivain pragois de langue allemande (1883-1924)

Franz Kafka escriptor d'origen jueu en llengua alemanya

Franz Kafka Escritor austro-húngaro-tchecoslovaco

Franz Kafka escritor en lingua alemá

Franz Kafka escritor en llingua alemana

Franz Kafka escritor praguense de lengua alemana

Franz Kafka österreichischer Schriftsteller

Franz Kafka østerriksk forfatter

Franz Kafka Østrigsk-ungarsk-tjekkisk forfatter

Franz Kafka pisarz austriacki pochodzenia żydowskiego

Franz Kafka prágai német író

Franz Kafka Prague-born author of novels and short stories written in German

Franz Kafka romanschrijver uit Oostenrijk-Hongarije (1883-1924)

Franz Kafka scrittore e aforista boemo di lingua tedesca

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Kʻa-fu-kʻa 1883-1924

Kʻa-fu-kʻa, Fu-lang-tzʻu 1883-1924

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Ḳafḳa, Amshel 1883-1924

Kafka, F. 1883-1924

Kafka, F. (Franz)

Kafka, F. (Franz), 1883-1924

Kafka, Franc.

Kafka Franc 1883-1924

Kafka, Francas 1883-1924

Kafka, Francs 1883-1924

Kafka, Frank 1883-1924

Kafka, Frans 1883-1924

Kafka, František 1883-1924

Kāfkā, Frānts.

Ḳafḳa, Frants 1883-1924

Kafka Franz

Kāfkā, Frānz 1883-1924

Kafkos, Franzo 1883-1924

Kafuka.

Kafuka 1883-1924

Kafuka, Fulanci 1883-1924

Kafuka, Furantsu 1883-1924

Kāk̲apkā 1883-1924

Kaphka, Phrants 1883-1924

Kāp̱hkā, Phrāntsa 1883-1924

Kʻapʻŭkʻa 1883-1924

Kavka, Fr 1883-1924

Kavkaكافكا، فرانتسקאפקא弗兰茨·卡夫卡フランツ・カフカカフカ卡夫卡vUigur, Fr 1883-1924

Kchapchŭkcha, Pchŭlančchŭ 1883-1924

Qafqa, .. 1883-1924

Qafqâ, Franṣ 1883-1924

Qaʾpqaʾ, Pranṣ

Κάφκα, Φραντς 1883-1924

Φραντς Κάφκα

Кафка, Ф 1883-1924

Кафка, Франц

Кафка Франц 1883-1924

Франц Кафка

Франц Кафка австрийский писатель, основоположник модернизма в литературе

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קאפקא, פראנץ

קאפקא, פראנץ 1883-1924

קאפקא, פרנץ

קאפקא, פרנץ 1883-1924

קאפקה, פראנץ

קאפקה, פראנץ, 1883-1924

קאפקה, פראנץ בן הרמאן

קפקא

קפקא, 1883-1924

‏קפקא, פרנץ.

קפקא, פרנץ 1883-1924

קפקא, פרנץ־־בקרת ופרשנות

קפקה, פרנץ 1883-1924

فرانتس كافكا

فرانتس کافکا

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فرانز كافكا

فرانز كافكا، 1883-1924

فرانز کافکا

كافكا، فرانتس

كافكا، فرانتس، 1883-1924

كافكا، فرانز، 1883-1924

كفكا، فرانتس، 1883-1924

كفكا، فرانز، 1883-1924

كفكا، فرنز

كفكا، فرنز، 1883-1924

كفكفا، فرانز، 1883-1924

کافکا، فرانز، 1883-1924

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பிராண்ஸ் காஃப்கா

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가후카 1883-1924

카푸카, F. 1883-1924

카푸카, 푸란쯔 1883-1924

카프카 1883-1924

카프카, F. 1883-1924

카프카, 프란시스 1883-1924

카프카, 프란쓰 1883-1924

카프카, 프란쯔 1883-1924

카프카, 프란츠

카프카, 프란츠 1883-1924

프란츠 카프카

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カフカ

カフカ, フランツ

カフカ, フランツ 1883-1924

フランツ・カフカ 1883-1924

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卡夫卡

卡夫卡 1883-1924

卡夫卡, 弗兰茨 1883-1924

弗兰茨·卡夫卡 1883-1924

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