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Author: Robert Walser; Christopher Middleton
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of writings by Swiss author Robert Walser, including journal entries, stories, notes on literature, biographical sketches, fables, and anecdotes.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Robert Walser; Robert Walser
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Walser; Christopher Middleton
ISBN: 0940322986 9780940322981 0940322684 9780940322684
OCLC Number: 48249272
Description: ix, 196 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword / Susan Sontag --
Response to a Request --
Flower Days --
Trousers --
Two Strange Stories --
Balloon Journey --
Kleist in Thun --
The Job Application --
The Boat --
A Little Ramble --
Helbling's Story --
The Little Berliner --
Nervous --
The Walk --
So! I've Got You --
Nothing at All --
Kienast --
Poets --
Frau Wilke --
The Street (1) --
Snowdrops --
Winter --
The She-Owl --
Knocking --
Titus --
Vladimir --
Parisian Newspapers --
The Monkey --
Dostoevsky's Idiot --
Am I Demanding? --
The Little Tree --
Stork and Porcupine --
A Contribution to the Celebration of Conrad Ferdinand Meyer --
A Sort of Speech --
A Letter to Therese Breitbach --
A Village Tale --
The Aviator --
The Pimp --
Masters and Workers --
Essay on Freedom --
A Biedermeier Story --
The Honeymoon --
Thoughts on Cezanne --
Postscript / Christopher Middleton.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Robert Walser ; translated by Christopher Middleton and others ; foreword by Susan Sontag.
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A collection of writings by Swiss author Robert Walser, including journal entries, stories, notes on literature, biographical sketches, fables, and anecdotes.

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