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Book Information: Penal Colony: Stories and Short Pieces, the

Penal Colony: Stories and Short Pieces, the (1948) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

This powerful collection brings together all the stories Kafka allowed to be published during his lifetime, including "The Metamorphosis," "A Hunger Artist," "The Judgment," "Jackals and Arabs," "A Country Doctor," and the celebrated title story.

Contents:

  • Conversation with the Supplicant
  • Meditation
    • Children on a Country Road
    • The Trees
    • Clothes
    • Excursion into the Mountains
    • Rejection
    • The Street Window
    • The Tradesman
    • Absent-minded Window-gazing
    • The Way Home
    • Passers-by
    • On the Tram
    • Reflections for Gentlemen-Jockeys
    • The Wish to be a Red Indian
    • Unhappiness
    • Bachelor's Ill Luck
    • Unmasking a Confidence Trickster
    • The Sudden Walk
    • Resolutions
  • The Judgment
  • The Metamorphosis
  • A Country Doctor
    • The New Advocate
    • A Country Doctor
    • Up in the Gallery
    • An Old Manuscript
    • Before the Law
    • Jackals and Arabs
    • A Visit to a Mine
    • The Next Village
    • An Imperial Message
    • The Cares of a Family Man
    • Eleven Sons
    • A Fratricide
    • A Dream
    • A Report to an Academy
    • The Bucket Rider
  • In the Penal Colony
  • A Hunger Artist
    • First Sorrow
    • A Little Woman
    • A Hunger Artist
    • Josephine the Singer, or The Mouse Folk
  • Appendix
    • The First Long Train Journey - by Kafka and Brod
    • The Aeroplanes at Brescia
    • Three Critical Pieces
      • A Novel about Youth - Review of Felix Sternheim's Die Geschichte des jungen Oswald
      • On Kleist's "Anecdotes"
      • Hyperion - Review of the literary magazine
    • Epilogue by Max Brod
  • Original title: Erzählungen und kleine Prosa
    Alternative titles: The Metamorphosis, the Penal Colony, and Other Stories
    Original languages: German

    Quotes:

    Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics


    The following works are contained within this one:
         Wish to Be a Red Indian, the (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Clothes (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Trees, the (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Unhappiness (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Rejection (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Judgment, the (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Reflections for Gentlemen-jockeys (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Passers-by (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Street Window, the (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         On the Tram (1913) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Metamorphosis, the (1915) [Novella]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Before the Law (1916) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Jackals and Arabs (1917) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Old Manuscript, an (1917) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Dream, a (1917) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Imperial Message, an (1919) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         In the Penal Colony (1919) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Cares of a Family Man, the (1919) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Hunger Artist, a (1922) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka
         Josephine the Singer, or The Mouse Folk (1924) [Short Story]
          Author: Franz Kafka

    Edition #1: Penal Colony: Stories and Short Pieces, the

    Penal Colony: Stories and Short Pieces, the (1948)
    Edition Details:

    Language: English

    Translated by: Edwin Muir Willa Muir
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    Manifested in:

    The Metamorphosis, the Penal Colony, and Other Stories (1988)

    Format: Paperback
    Place of publication: New York
    Publisher: Schocken Books
    ISBN: 0805208496
    Pages: 317

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    Penal Colony: Stories and Short Pieces, the (1974)

    Format: Paperback
    Publisher: Schocken Books
    ISBN: 0805204180
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