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Book Information: Night of Lead, the

Night of Lead, the (1956) [Novella]
by Hans Henny Jahnn Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Jahnn at his darkest: man is portrayed as the toy of supernatural powers, where his only certainty is a bodily existence which, in turn, is blindly bound to the laws of growth, death and decay and procreation - the major themes of Jahnnís writing. But in the compassion demonstrated by the novelís central character, Jahnn points to the one possibility to gain some kind of liberty: turning oneís back on conventional morals and embracing creation in its fulness.

Original title: Die Nacht aus Blei
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionFantasyLiterary Fantasy

Edition #1: The Night of Lead

The Night of Lead (1995)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Malcolm Green
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Manifested in:

The Night of Lead (March 1995)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Atlas Press
ISBN: 0947757732
Pages: 64

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