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The trial

Author: Franz Kafka; Willa Muir; Edwin Muir
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [1992]
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Narrates the experiences and reactions of a respectable bank functionary after his abrupt arrest on an undisclosed charge.

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Genre/Form: Parables
Legal stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924.
New York : Knopf, ©1992
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Franz Kafka; Willa Muir; Edwin Muir
ISBN: 0679409947 9780679409946 1857150759 9781857150759
OCLC Number: 26232703
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Translation of Der Prozess.
"A Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Description: xxxiii, 299 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: I. The arrest conversation with Frau Grubach then Fräulein Bürstner --
II. First interrogation --
III. In the empty court-room ; The student ; The offices --
IV. Fräulein Bürstner's friend --
V. The whipper --
VI. K.'s uncle ; Leni --
VII. Lawyer ; Manufacturer ; Painter --
VIII. Block, the corn merchant ; Dismissal of the lawyer --
In the cathedral --
The end --
Appendix I: The unfinished chapters. On the way to Elsa ; Journey to his mother ; Prosecuting counsel ; The house ; Conflict with the assistant manager ; A fragment --
Appendix II: Passages deleted by the author --
Postscripts by Max Brod. To the first edition, 1925 ; To the second edition, 1935 ; To the third edition, 1946 --
Translator's note.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.)
Other Titles: Prozess.
Responsibility: Franz Kafka ; translated from the German by Willa and Edwin Muir ; revised, with additional notes, by Professor E.M. Butler.


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