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For the 125th anniversary of Kafka's birth, an astonishing new translation of his best-known stories, in a spectacular graphic package
For all his fame, Franz Kafka published only a small number of stories in his lifetime. This new translation of those stories, by Michael Hofmann, one of the most respected German-to-English translators at work today, makes Kafka's best-known works available to a new generation of readers. Metamorphosis gives full expression to the breadth of Kafka's literary vision and the extraordinary depth of his imagination.
For the 125th anniversary of Kafka's birth comes an astonishing new translation of his best-known stories, in a spectacular graphic package.
About the Author
Franz Kafka (1883-1924) was a Czech-born German-speaking writer, best known for the story "Metamorphosis" and three posthumously published novels, The Trial, The Castle, and Amerika.
Michael Hofmann is an award-wining translator as well as a poet. He has translated Kafka's Amerika, Thomas Bernhard's Frost, and six books by Joseph Roth.
Sammy Harkham is the cartoonist behind Crickets and Kramers Ergot.
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