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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 17.00
The Complete Stories brings together all of Kafka?s stories, from the classic tales such as ?The Metamorphosis,? ?In the Penal Colony,? and ?A Hunger Artist? to shorter pieces and fragments that Max Brod, Kafka?s literary executor, released after Kafka?s death. With the exception of his three novels, the whole of Kafka?s narrative work is included... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 14.95
Twelve of Kafka's tales from the compilation Ein Landarzt (A Country Doctor), along with 2 tales from Ein Hungerkünstler (A Hunger Artist). Rilke's stories include "Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Christoph Rilke" (The Ballad of Love and Death of Cornet Christoph Rilke), and "Die Turnstunde" (The Gym Class) . 29 total stories. more...
- The Floating Press 2003; US$ 4.50
The Metamorphosis begins almost comically. A man wakes up to find he has turned into an insect. But the claustrophobic, dirty room and the increasingly distressed narrator soon turn this into a tale of slow horror. Most horrifying of all is his family's reaction to his metamorphosis and their final solution to the problem. more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2007; US$ 15.98
Karl Rossman has been banished by his parents to America, following a family scandal. There, with unquenchable optimism, he throws himself into the strange experiences that lie before him as he slowly makes his way into the interior of the great continent. Although Kafka's first novel (begun in 1911 and never finished), can be read as a menacing... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 14.00
Translated by Willa and Edwin Muir Foreword by E. L. Doctorow Afterword by Max Brod Kafka?s first and funniest novel, Amerika tells the story of the young immigrant Karl Rossmann who, after an embarrassing sexual misadventure, finds himself ?packed off to America? by his parents. Expected to redeem himself in this magical land of opportunity,... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 15.00
Franz Kafka's diaries and letters suggest that his fascination with America grew out of a desire to break away from his native Prague, even if only in his imagination. Kafka died before he could finish what he like to call his "American novel,: but he clearly entitled it Der Verschollene ("The Missing Person") in a letter to his fiancee, Felice... more...
- IberiaLiteratura 2015; US$ 0.94
Ebook con un sumario dinámico y detallado: América («El fogonero», o «El desaparecido») es una novela del escritor Franz Kafka, iniciada en 1911 que dejó inconclusa en 1912 y publicada póstumamente en 1927. Desde 1982 se publica con el título original que Kafka pensó: "El desaparecido". Fue Max Brod quien cambió dicho título por el de "América".... more...
- Reclam Verlag 2013; US$ 2.32
Kafkas berühmter Brief an seinen Vater, der im Nachlass gefunden wurde und seinen Adressaten nie erreichte, ist Literatur und Dokument zugleich, ein rhetorisch durchdachter Text und autobiographischer Kommentar zu bedeutenden Werken des Autors. Text aus Reclams Universal-Bibliothek mit Seitenzählung der gedruckten Ausgabe. more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 11.96
Translated and with a preface by Mark Harman Left unfinished by Kafka in 1922 and not published until 1926, two years after his death, The Castle is the haunting tale of K.?s relentless, unavailing struggle with an inscrutable authority in order to gain access to the Castle. Scrupulously following the fluidity and breathlessness of the sparsely... more...