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Franz Kafka

Contemplation (German Bohemica)

€11,95

Contemplation was Kafka's first published book (1913). It is composed of eighteen short "prose poems," the book as a whole displays the full range of Kafka's compact metaphorical style. In this new translation, Blahut has been faithful to the original German while rendering it in a fresh, contemporary English. This edition is complemented by eighteen black & white illustrations, attesting to the lasting inspiration of Kafka's prose.

Format: Hardcover
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9788090217157
ISBN 10: 809021715X

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Contemplation (German Bohemica)

€11,95