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The penal colony, stories and short pieces

Author: Franz Kafka; Willa Muir; Edwin Muir
Publisher: New York, Schocken Books [1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This powerful collection brings together all the stories Kafka allowed to be published during his lifetime."--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924.
Penal colony.
New York, Schocken Books [1961]
(OCoLC)648394675
Named Person: Franz Kafka; Franz Kafka
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Franz Kafka; Willa Muir; Edwin Muir
ISBN: 0805204180 9780805204186
OCLC Number: 250085
Description: 317 pages
Contents: Conversation with the supplicant --
Meditation --
Children on a country road --
Unmasking a confidence trickster --
The sudden walk --
Resolutions --
Excursion into the mountains --
Bachelor's ill luck --
The tradesman --
Absent-minded window-gazing --
The way home --
Passers-by --
On the tram --
Clothes --
Rejection --
Reflections for gentlemen-jockeys --
The street window --
The wish to be a red Indian --
The trees --
Unhappiness --The judgment --
The metamorphosis --
A country doctor --
The new advocate --
A country doctor --
Up in the gallery --
An old manuscript --
Before the law --
Jackals and Arabs --
A visit to a mine --
The next village --
An imperial message --
The cares of a family man --
Eleven sons --
A fratricide --
A dream --
A report to an academy --
The bucket rider --
In the penal colony --
A hunger artist --
First sorrow --
A little woman --
A hunger artist --
Josephine the singer, or the mouse folk --
Appendix --
The first long train journey / Max Brod, Franz Kafka --
The aeroplanes at Brescia --
Three critical pieces --
Epilogue / Max Brod.
Responsibility: tr. by Willa and Edwin Muir.

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"This powerful collection brings together all the stories Kafka allowed to be published during his lifetime."--Back cover.

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