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Novels, Plays, Essays (German Library)

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Publisher Comments:

Texts include selections from "Sketchbook 1946-1949," "I'm Not Stiller," "Homo Faber: A Report," "Gantenbein," "Sketchbook 1966-1971," "Wilhelm Tell: A School Text," "Military Service Record," "Montauk," and "Man in the Holocene." The plays includes selections from "Now They are Singing Again," "Don Juan," "Andorra," "The Fire Raisers," "Biography: A Game," and "Tryptich: Three Scenic Panels." The essays and speeches include "Emigrants," "Foreignization I," "Switzerland as Heimat," and "Questionaire 1987.">

Synopsis:

Texts include selections from "Sketchbook 1946-1949," "I'm Not Stiller," "Homo Faber: A Report," "Gantenbein," "Sketchbook 1966-1971," "Wilhelm Tell: A School Text," "Military Service Record," "Montauk," and "Man in the Holocene." The plays includes selections from "Now They are Singing Again," "Don Juan," "Andorra," "The Fire Raisers," "Biography: A Game," and "Tryptich: Three Scenic Panels." The essays and speeches include "Emigrants," "Foreignization I," "Switzerland as Heimat," and "Questionaire 1987.">

Table of Contents

Foreword: Peter Demetz
Introduction: Rolf Kieser
 
PART I: NOVELS AND OTHER NARRATIVES
 
From SKETCHBOOK 1946-1949
Translated by Geoffrey Skelton
 
From I'M NOT STILLER
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From HOMO FABER: A REPORT
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From GANTENBEIN
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From SKETCHBOOK 1966-1971
Translated by Geoffrey Skelton
 
WILHELM TELL: A SCHOOL TEXT
Translated by Lore Segal and Paul Stern
 
From MILITARY SERVICE RECORD
Translated by Alice Carey
 
From MONTAUK
Translated by Geoffrey Skelton
 
From MAN IN THE HOLOCENE
Translated by Geoffrey Skelton
 
PART II: PLAYS
 
From NOW THEY ARE SINGING AGAIN
Translated by Alice Carey
 
DON JUAN, OR THE LOVE OF GEOMETRY and Postscript
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From ANDORRA
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From THE FIRE RAISERS
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From BIOGRAPHY: A GAME
Translated by Michael Bullock
 
From TRIPTYCH: THREE SCENIC PANELS
Translated by Geoffrey Skelton
 
PART III: ESSAYS AND SPEECHES
 
EMIGRANTS
Speech on the Occasion of the Awarding of the Georg Buchner Prize, 1958
Translated by Alice Carey
 
FOREIGNIZATION I
Translated by Alice Carey
 
SWITZERLAND AS HEIMAT?
Speech on teh Occasion of the Awarding of the Grand Schiller Prize
Translated by Alice Carey
 
QUESTIONNAIRE
Words of Thankson the Occasion of the Bestowal of an Honorary Doctorate by the Politechnical Institute of Berline, June 29, 1987
Translated by Rolf Kieser

Product Details

ISBN:
9780826403223
Editor:
Kieser, Rolf
Foreword:
Demetz, Peter
Editor:
Kieser, Rolf
Author:
Frisch, Max
Author:
Kieser, Rolf
Author:
Demetz, Peter
Publisher:
Continnuum-3pl
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
Frisch, max, 1911-1991
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Germany
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
German Library Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 47v. 90
Publication Date:
19890231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
354
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.828 in

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Texts include selections from "Sketchbook 1946-1949," "I'm Not Stiller," "Homo Faber: A Report," "Gantenbein," "Sketchbook 1966-1971," "Wilhelm Tell: A School Text," "Military Service Record," "Montauk," and "Man in the Holocene." The plays includes selections from "Now They are Singing Again," "Don Juan," "Andorra," "The Fire Raisers," "Biography: A Game," and "Tryptich: Three Scenic Panels." The essays and speeches include "Emigrants," "Foreignization I," "Switzerland as Heimat," and "Questionaire 1987.">
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