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The metamorphosis : translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism

Author: Franz Kafka; Stanley Corngold
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1996.
Series: Norton critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel about a man who finds himself transformed into a huge insect, and the effects of this change upon his life.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Fiction
Named Person: Franz Kafka; Franz Kafka; Franz Kafka
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Franz Kafka; Stanley Corngold
ISBN: 0393967972 9780393967975
OCLC Number: 33079796
Description: xi, 218 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The text of The metamorphosis --
Kafka's manuscript revisions --
from Wedding preparations in the country / Franz Kafka --
Letters and diaries --
from Conversations with Kafka / Gustav Janouch --
Kafka's The metamorphosis : metamorphosis of the metaphor / Stanley Corngold --
Elements of Jewish folklore in Kafka's Metamorphosis / Iris Bruce --
Transforming Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis / Nina Pelikan Straus --
Competing theories of identity in Kafka's The metamorphosis / Kevin W. Sweeney --
Sliding down the evolutionary ladder? : aesthetic autonomy in The metamorphosis / Mark M. Anderson --
The metamorphosis : the long journey into print / Hartmut Binder --
Kafka's Metamorphosis and the writing of abjection / Eric Santner --
Franz Kafka : a chronology.
Series Title: Norton critical edition.
Other Titles: Verwandlung.
Responsibility: Franz Kafka ; translated and edited by Stanley Corngold.

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Franz Kafka's 1915 masterpiece is presented in this Norton Critical Edition in the acclaimed translation by Stanley Corngold based on the definitive German edition.  Read more...

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