The Metamorphosis, in the Penal Colony and Other Stori

The Great Short Works of Franz Kafka

The Metamorphosis, in the Penal Colony and Other Stori

Edited by: Joachim Neugroschel / Translated by: Joachim Neugroschel
Translated by PEN translation award-winner Joachim Neugroschel, The Metamorphosis, In the Penal Colony, and Other Stories has garnered critical acclaim and is widely recognized as the preeminent English-language anthology of Kafka's stories. These translations illuminate one of this century's most controversial writers and have made Kafka's work accessible to a whole new generation. This classic collection of forty-one great short works -- including such timeless pieces of modern fiction as "The Judgment" and "The Stoker" -- now includes two new stories, "First Sorrow" and "The Hunger Artist."
  • Touchstone | 
  • 352 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781439144596 | 
  • June 2010

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