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The Resource The metamorphosis : translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Franz Kafka ; translated and edited by Stanley Corngold

The metamorphosis : translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Franz Kafka ; translated and edited by Stanley Corngold

Label
The metamorphosis : translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Title
The metamorphosis
Title remainder
translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Franz Kafka ; translated and edited by Stanley Corngold
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel about a man who finds himself transformed into a huge insect, and the effects of this change upon his life
Member of
Summary
A seemingly typical man wakes up one morning to discover that he has been transformed into a gigantic insect, and must deal with the depression over his new physical alteration, as well as the rejection of his family
Tone
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037134
Cataloging source
DLC
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1883-1924
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Kafka, Franz
Dewey number
833.912
Index
no index present
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  • 1340
  • 1340
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Corngold, Stanley
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True
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
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Kafka, Franz
Target audience
adult
Label
The metamorphosis : translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Franz Kafka ; translated and edited by Stanley Corngold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-218)
Contents
The text of The metamorphosis -- Kafka's manuscript revisions -- from Wedding preparations in the country / Franz Kafka -- Letters and diaries -- from Conversations with Kafka / Gustav Janouch -- Kafka's The metamorphosis : metamorphosis of the metaphor / Stanley Corngold -- Elements of Jewish folklore in Kafka's Metamorphosis / Iris Bruce -- Transforming Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis / Nina Pelikan Straus -- Competing theories of identity in Kafka's The metamorphosis / Kevin W. Sweeney -- Sliding down the evolutionary ladder? : aesthetic autonomy in The metamorphosis / Mark M. Anderson -- The metamorphosis : the long journey into print / Hartmut Binder -- Kafka's Metamorphosis and the writing of abjection / Eric Santner -- Franz Kafka : a chronology
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 218 p.
Isbn
9780393967975
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95020582
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o33079796
  • (OCoLC)33079796
Label
The metamorphosis : translation, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Franz Kafka ; translated and edited by Stanley Corngold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-218)
Contents
The text of The metamorphosis -- Kafka's manuscript revisions -- from Wedding preparations in the country / Franz Kafka -- Letters and diaries -- from Conversations with Kafka / Gustav Janouch -- Kafka's The metamorphosis : metamorphosis of the metaphor / Stanley Corngold -- Elements of Jewish folklore in Kafka's Metamorphosis / Iris Bruce -- Transforming Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis / Nina Pelikan Straus -- Competing theories of identity in Kafka's The metamorphosis / Kevin W. Sweeney -- Sliding down the evolutionary ladder? : aesthetic autonomy in The metamorphosis / Mark M. Anderson -- The metamorphosis : the long journey into print / Hartmut Binder -- Kafka's Metamorphosis and the writing of abjection / Eric Santner -- Franz Kafka : a chronology
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 218 p.
Isbn
9780393967975
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95020582
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o33079796
  • (OCoLC)33079796

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