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Murke's Collected Silences (1955) [Short Story]
by Heinrich Böll Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Murke's job working for a radio broadcasting company results in the unenviable task of having to replace certain words occurring throughout a two-and-half hour tape, but also allows him to pursue an unusual hobby.

Published in 18 Stories, Great Modern European Short Stories and The Stories of Heinrich Böll.

Also printed in Modern German Short Stories in a translation by Richard Graves under the title "Doctor Murke's Collection of Silences".

Original title: Doktor Murkes gesammeltes Schweigen
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumorSatire

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Modern German Stories (1961) [Anthology]
      Authors: Heinrich Böll , Hermann Hesse , Friedrich Dürrenmatt , Ilse Aichinger , Wolfgang Hildesheimer , Heinz Huber , Wolfdietrich Schnurre , Hans Bender , Wolfgang Borchert , Siegfried Lenz , Gerd Gaiser , Hans Lipinsky-Gottersdorf , Heinz Risse , Rolf Becker , Heinz Albers , Friedo Lampe , Herbert Eisenreich , Rolf Schroers , Gertrud von le Fort
     18 Stories (1966) [Collection]
      Author: Heinrich Böll
     Great Modern European Short Stories (1967) [Anthology]
      Authors: Franz Kafka , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , Anton Chekhov , Thomas Mann , Luigi Pirandello , Albert Camus , Jean-Paul Sartre , Heinrich Böll , Isaac Bashevis Singer , Joseph Conrad , W. Somerset Maugham , Mary Lavin , Frank O'Connor , Isak Dinesen , Karel Capek , Katherine Mansfield , Isaac Babel , Alan Sillitoe , Alberto Moravia , Wolfgang Hildesheimer , Jakov Lind , Heinz Huber , Tommaso Landolfi , Yuri Kazakov
     Stories of Heinrich Böll, the (1986) [Collection]
      Author: Heinrich Böll

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