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Published: 26 July 2009

208 Pages

5 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199238552

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The Metamorphosis and Other Stories

Franz Kafka
Translated by Joyce Crick and Introduction and Notes by Ritchie Robertson

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new translation of some of Kafka's most famous stories, including The Metamorphosis, together with the autobiographical Letter to his Father, in a new critical edition.
  • Joyce Crick's translations pay particular attention to the nuances of Kafka's style, and Ritche Robertson's introduction and notes provide guidance to this most enigmatic and rewarding of writers.
  • A Biographical Preface provides an account of Kafka's life against the context of his time.
  • A Note on the Translation offers further insights into Kafka's style and the challenges it presents.
  • Up-to-date bibliography and chronology of the author.

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