Kafka for the twenty-first century

by Stanley Corngold

Publisher: Camden House in Rochester, NY

Written in English
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  • Criticism and interpretation

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Stanley Corngold and Ruth V. Gross
SeriesStudies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2621.A26 Z75846 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24823534M
ISBN 101571134824
ISBN 109781571134820
LC Control Number2011008049

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Franz Kafka, the son of Julie Löwy and Hermann Kafka, a merchant, was born into a prosperous middle-class Jewish family. After two brothers died in infancy, he became the eldest child and remained, for the rest of his life, conscious of his role as elder brother; Ottla, the youngest of his three sisters, became the family member closest to him.

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