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Local anaesthetic.

Author: Günter Grass
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [1970]
Series: A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Starusch, a 40 year old teacher of German and history, undergoes protracted dental treatment in an office where TV is used to distract the patients. Under local anesthesia, the patient projects onto the screen his past and present with the fluidity and visual quality of the movies. A satirical portrait of social confusions.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grass, Günter, 1927-2015.
Local anaesthetic.
New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [1970]
(OCoLC)575271026
Online version:
Grass, Günter, 1927-2015.
Local anaesthetic.
New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [1970]
(OCoLC)613052152
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Günter Grass
OCLC Number: 60335
Notes: "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Translation of Örtlich betäubt.
Description: 284 pages 22 cm.
Series Title: A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
Other Titles: Örtlich betäubt.
Responsibility: Translated by Ralph Manheim.

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Starusch, a 40 year old teacher of German and history, undergoes protracted dental treatment in an office where TV is used to distract the patients. Under local anesthesia, the patient projects onto the screen his past and present with the fluidity and visual quality of the movies. A satirical portrait of social confusions.

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