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Publication: Wedding Preparations in the Country and Other Stories

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  • Publication: Wedding Preparations in the Country and Other Stories Publication Record # 505986
  • Author: Franz Kafka
  • Date: 1987-00-00
  • ISBN: 0-14-004441-8 [978-0-14-004441-6]
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Pub. Series: Penguin Modern Classics
  • Price: £3.95
  • Pages: 190
  • Format:
    tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Cover: Wedding Preparations in the Country and Other Stories (1978) • by Edvard Munch
  • Notes:
    • Cover art is a detail of Munch's woodcut 'Evening: Melancholy 1', 1896.
    • Copyright page states "This selection first published in Penguin Books 1978 [over] Reprinted 1987".
    • Conversation with the Suppliant' and 'Conversation with the Drunken Man' appear under the heading "Two Dialogues (from a work later destroyed: 'Description of a Struggle')". Contains the stories in the collection Meditation from pages 87–106, the stories in the collection A Country Doctor from pages 118–155, and the stories in the collection A Hunger Artist from page 156–190.
    • 'Wedding Preparations in the Country' and 'Letter to His Father' translated by Ernst Kaiser and Eithne Wilkins, first published by Secker & Warburg, 1954.
    • 'Two Dialogues', 'The Judgement' and the contents of Meditation, A Country Doctor and A Hunger Artist translated by Willa and Edwin Muir, first published by Secker & Warburg, 1949.
    • Also priced A$9.95 and NZ$13.99.
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Collection Title: Wedding Preparations in the Country and Other Stories • (1978) • collection by Franz Kafka

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