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German Short Stories 2 (Penguin Parallel Text)

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Synopsis:

The eight stories in this second volume offer a collection by 20th-century German authors from a range of political and cultural backgrounds. Their style includes the non-fictional manner of Kluge's montage technique and the contrasting classical storytelling of Penzoldt.

About the Author

David Constantine is visiting professor in the School of English at the University of Liverpool and an award-winning poet and translator.

Table of Contents

Introduction

The Dolphin / Ernst Penzoldt (1892–1955) translated by David Constantine

Jennifer's Dreams / Marie Luise Kaschnitz (1901–74) translated by Helen Taylor

Fedezeen / Gunter De Bruyn (1926– ) translated by Peter Anthony

The Renunciation / Siegfried Lenz (1926– ) translated by Stewart Spencer

The Dogs / Ingeborg Bachmann (1926–73) translated by Francis Kyle

Lobellen Grove / Johannes Bobrowski (1917–65) translated by Ray Ockenden

Anita G. / Alexander Kluge (1932– ) translated by Simon Caulkin

The Joiner / Thomas Bernhard (1931–89) translated by David Horrocks

Notes on German Texts

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140041194
Editor:
Constantine, David
Other:
Newnham, Richard
Editor:
Constantine, David
Author:
Constantine, David
Author:
Various
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
London
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Germany
Subject:
Short stories, german
Subject:
Germany Social life and customs Fiction.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Parallel Text, Penguin
Series Volume:
no. 8
Publication Date:
19760931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
7.74x5.10x.67 in. .45 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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