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Short stories, 1921-1946

Author: Bertolt Brecht; John Willett; Ralph Manheim
Publisher: London ; New York : Methuen, 1983.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Named Person: Bertolt Brecht; Bertolt Brecht
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bertolt Brecht; John Willett; Ralph Manheim
ISBN: 041337050X 9780413370501 0413528901 9780413528902
OCLC Number: 8668862
Notes: "Original work entitled Geschichten being Volume 11 of Gesammelte Werke of Bertolt Brecht"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 242 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Bargan gives up --
Story on a ship --
The revelation --
The stupid wife --
The blind man --
A helping hand --
Java Meier --
Lance-Sergeant --
Message in a bottle --
A mean bastard --
The death of Cesare Malatesta --
The answer --
Before the flood --
Conversation about the South Seas --
Letter about a mastiff --
Hook to the chin --
Müller's natural attitude --
North Sea shrimps --
Bad water --
A little tale of insurance --
Four men and a poker game --
Barbara --
The good lord's package --
The monster --
The job --
Safety first --
The soldier of La Ciotat --
A mistake --
Gaumer and Irk --
Socrates wounded --
The experiment --
The heretic's coat --
Lucullus's trophies --
The unseemly old lady --
A question of taste --
The Augsburg chalk circle --
Two sons --
Appendix : Life story of the boxer Samson-Körner.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Bertolt Brecht ; edited by John Willett and Ralph Manheim ; translated by Yvonne Kapp, Hugh Rorrison, and Antony Tatlow.

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by WTYILL@KUK (WorldCat user on 2006-06-19)

Introduction: Brecht the teller of tales , page vii THE BAVARIAN STORIES (1920-1924) - Bargan gives up 3 - Story on a ship 16 - The revelation 18 - The stupid wife 19 - The blind man 21 - A helping hand 25 - Java Meier 29 - The Lance-Sergeant 38 - Message in a bottle 42 - A mean bastard 43 - The death of Cesare Malatesta 49 THE BERLIN STORIES (1924-1933) - The answer 57 - Before the Flood 59 - Conversation about the South Seas 61 - Letter about a mastiff 63 - Hook to the chin 68 - Müller's natural attitude 72 - North Sea shrimps 77 - Bad water 85 - A little tale of insurance 90 - Four men and a poker game 94 - Barbara 100 - The Good Lord's package 104 - The monster 107 - The job 112 STORIES WRITTEN IN EXILE (1934-1948) - Safety first 119 - The Soldier of La Ciotat 129 - A mistake 131 - Gaumer and Irk 135 - Socrates wounded 139 - The experiment 153 - The heretic's coat 162 - Lucullus's trophies 170 - The unseemly old lady 178 - A question of taste 183 - The Augsburg chalk circle 188 - Two sons 200 APPENDIX - Life story of the boxer Samson-Körner 207 EDITORIAL NOTES - The principal collections of Brecht's short stories 227 - Notes on individual stories 230 - Index of titles in German 241 THE TRANSLATORS - Yvonne Kapp pages 129-131, 139-170, 178-182, 188-203. - Hugh Rorrison pages 57-129, 131-138. - Antony Tatlow pages 3-53, 183-187. - John Willett pages 170-178, 207-224.

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