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Going to Jerusalem (1960) [Short Story]
by Marie Luise Kaschnitz Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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The strange course of a disease affecting the inhabitants of a small town culminates in a child's game played in the doctor's waiting room.

Original title: Die Reise nach Jerusalem
Alternative titles: Musical Chairs
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Long Shadows (1960) [Collection]
      Author: Marie Luise Kaschnitz
     Short Shorts (1982) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ernest Hemingway , Franz Kafka , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , Anton Chekhov , Leo Tolstoy , Luigi Pirandello , Heinrich Böll , Octavio Paz , Katherine Anne Porter , Gabriel García Márquez , Yukio Mishima , Stephen Crane , Doris Lessing , Jorge Luis Borges , Sherwood Anderson , Guy de Maupassant , Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa , James Thurber , Jerome Weidman , Isaac Babel , Gottfried Keller , William Carlos Williams , Heinrich von Kleist , Grace Paley , Marie Luise Kaschnitz , João Guimarães Rosa , I.L. Peretz , Giovanni Verga , Sholom Aleichem , Mikhail Zoshchenko , Varlam Shalamov , Augusto Monterroso , Paula Fox , Luisa Valenzuela


  • Also translated into English under the title "Musical Chairs".

Edition #1: Musical Chairs

Musical Chairs (1995)
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Published in Long Shadows

Language: English

Translated by: Anni Whissen
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Edition #2: Going to Jerusalem

Going to Jerusalem (1982)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Claudia Stoeffler
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