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Introducing Kafka

Author: David Zane Mairowitz; R Crumb; Richard Appignanesi
Publisher: Thriplow, Cambridge : Icon Books Limited, 2007.
Series: Introducing (Thriplow, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'What do I have in common with the Jews? I don't even have anything in common with myself.' Nothing could better express the essence of Franz Kafka. Alienated from his roots, his family, his surroundings, and even his own body, Kafka created a unique literary language in which to hide away. This fantastic introduction reveals the dark humour in Kafka as well as the paranoid side he is better known for.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Franz Kafka; Franz Kafka
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Zane Mairowitz; R Crumb; Richard Appignanesi
ISBN: 1281372056 9781281372055 9781840469141 1840469145 9781840467871 1840467878
OCLC Number: 815570709
Description: 1 online resource (176 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: Introducing (Thriplow, England)
Responsibility: David Zane Mairowitz and Robert Crumb ; edited by Richard Appignanesi.

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'What do I have in common with the Jews? I don't even have anything in common with myself.' Nothing could better express the essence of Franz Kafka. Alienated from his roots, his family, his surroundings, and even his own body, Kafka created a unique literary language in which to hide away. This fantastic introduction reveals the dark humour in Kafka as well as the paranoid side he is better known for.

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