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Product Description: The final work of the Nobel Prize winner Günter Grass—a witty and elegiac series of meditations on writing, growing old, the world In spite of the trials of old age, and with the end in sight, suddenly everything seems possible again: love letters, soliloquies, scenes of jealousy, swan songs, social satire, and moments of happiness crowd onto the page...read more
By Breon Mitchell (trans)

Hardcover:

9780544785380 | Houghton Mifflin, December 6, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The final work of the Nobel Prize winner Günter Grass—a witty and elegiac series of meditations on writing, growing old, the world In spite of the trials of old age, and with the end in sight, suddenly everything seems possible again: love letters, soliloquies, scenes of jealousy, swan songs, social satire, and moments of happiness crowd onto the page.

Paperback:

9781612190020 | New edition (Melville Pub House, December 27, 2011), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, was published in Ralph Manheim's outstanding translation in 1959. It became a runaway bestseller and catapulted its young author to the forefront of world literature...read more
By Breon Mitchell (trans)

Hardcover:

9781846553172 | Vintage Uk, October 15, 2009, cover price $33.10 | About this edition: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, was published in Ralph Manheim's outstanding translation in 1959.
9780151014163 | Houghton Mifflin, October 8, 2009, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, was published in Ralph Manheim's outstanding translation in 1959.

Paperback:

9780547339108 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, April 8, 2010), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, was published in Ralph Manheim's outstanding translation in 1959.
9780139467165, titled "Western World: Prehistory to 1715" | Prentice Hall, November 1, 1993, cover price $53.00 | also contains Western World: Prehistory to 1715 | About this edition: This comprehensive yet streamlined narrative history of the Western world brings the stories of ordinary people as well as famous leaders and events to life.

Miscellaneous:

9780547417738 | Houghton Mifflin, October 8, 2009, cover price $26.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433297038 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 8, 2009), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This is a new translation of the classic novel, offered on the fiftieth anniversary of its original publication.
9781433297045 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 8, 2009), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This is a new translation of the classic novel, offered on the fiftieth anniversary of its original publication.

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Product Description: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, became a runaway best-seller and catapulted its young author to the forefront of world literature. Now on the book s fiftieth anniversary comes this new translation by Breon Mitchell, one that is faithful to Grass s style and rhythm, restores omissions, and reflects more fully the complexity of the original work...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433297014, titled "The Tin Drum: The New Translation" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 8, 2009), cover price $140.00 | also contains The Tin Drum: The New Translation | About this edition: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, became a runaway best-seller and catapulted its young author to the forefront of world literature.

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Product Description: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, became a runaway best-seller and catapulted its young author to the forefront of world literature. Now on the book s fiftieth anniversary comes this new translation by Breon Mitchell, one that is faithful to Grass s style and rhythm, restores omissions, and reflects more fully the complexity of the original work...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433297014 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 8, 2009), cover price $140.00 | also contains The Tin Drum: The New Translation : Library Edition | About this edition: The Tin Drum, one of the great novels of the twentieth century, became a runaway best-seller and catapulted its young author to the forefront of world literature.

Product Description: The Trial - Franz Kafka The Trial is a novel written by Franz Kafka from 1914 to 1915 and published in 1925. One of his best-known works, it tells the story of a man arrested and prosecuted by a remote, inaccessible authority, with the nature of his crime revealed neither to him nor to the reader...read more

Hardcover:

9780805241655 | 1 edition (Schocken Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Narrates the experiences and reactions of a respectable bank functionary after his abrupt arrest on an undisclosed charge

Paperback:

9780805209990, titled "Trial: A New Translation Based on the Restored Text" | Schocken Books, June 1, 1999, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Narrates the experiences and reactions of a respectable bank functionary after his abrupt arrest on an undisclosed charge

Prebinding:

9781439571170, titled "Trial: A New Translation Based on the Restored Text" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The Trial - Franz Kafka The Trial is a novel written by Franz Kafka from 1914 to 1915 and published in 1925.

A methodical study of the primitive cultures of the hunting-gathering peoples which focuses on their social structures and economic relations
By Breon Mitchell (other contributor)

Paperback:

9780134481005, titled "The Hunters" | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1979), cover price $23.90 | also contains The Hunters | About this edition: A methodical study of the primitive cultures of the hunting-gathering peoples which focuses on their social structures and economic relations

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Wondering about their mysterious shared past in their realization about their differences from local children and the gaps in their family photographs, young cousins seek out truths about a beautiful opera singer, a Spanish Civil War pilot grandfather, and a forbidding step-grandmother.

Hardcover:

9780151008599 | Houghton Mifflin, July 11, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Wondering about their mysterious shared past in their realization about their differences from local children and the gaps in their family photographs, young cousins seek out truths about a beautiful opera singer, a Spanish Civil War pilot grandfather, and a forbidding step-grandmother.

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Published for the first time in English, this post-World War II masterpiece by the author of Billiards at Half-Past Nine presents a haunting love story set in the bombed-out ruins of Cologne.

Hardcover:

9780312110642, titled "The Silent Angel" | St Martins Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Returning to the ruins of post-World War II Cologne, Hans finds his cynicism fading through his healing relationships with the Church and with his new love, Regina

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Product Description: Uwe Timm (Headhunter, The Invention of Curried Sausage) has been described in The New Yorker as an extraordinary storyteller. In this early novel, he focuses his narrative talents on the historical conflict between German colonists and African tribes under the leadership of the legendary Morenga in the first decade of the 20th century...read more
By Breon Mitchell (trans) and Uwe Timm

Hardcover:

9780811215145 | New Directions, April 1, 2003, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Morenga, an early novel by Uwe Timm (Headhunter, The Invention of Curried Sausage), engages the mind on many levels -- historical, political, human.

Paperback:

9780811216265 | New England Natural Resources, June 1, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Uwe Timm (Headhunter, The Invention of Curried Sausage) has been described in The New Yorker as an extraordinary storyteller.

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A collection of ten previously unpublished stories written between 1938 and 1945 by the Nobel Prize winner examines the sad effects of war on ordinary people's lives

Paperback:

9780312195496 | Picador USA, November 1, 1998, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A collection of ten previously unpublished stories written between 1938 and 1945 by the Nobel Prize winner examines the sad effects of war on ordinary people's lives

Freed after two thousand years of captivity, the god Hermes taps people's minds to study contemporary society, and he battles Hephaestus, the degenerate technology god

Paperback:

9780140254525 | Penguin USA, July 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Freed after two thousand years of captivity, the god Hermes taps people's minds to study contemporary society, and he battles Hephaestus, the degenerate technology god

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A collection of ten previously unpublished stories written between 1938 and 1945 by the Nobel Prize winner examines the sad effects of war on ordinary people's lives. 15,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780312167578 | St Martins Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of ten previously unpublished stories written between 1938 and 1945 by the Nobel Prize winner examines the sad effects of war on ordinary people's lives

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Freed after two thousand years of captivity, the god Hermes taps people's minds to study contemporary society, and he battles Hephaestus, the degenerate technology god. By the author of The Discovery of Slowness.

Hardcover:

9780670873012 | Viking Pr, July 1, 1997, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Freed after two thousand years of captivity, the god Hermes taps people's minds to study contemporary society, and he battles Hephaestus, the degenerate technology god

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Product Description: Siegfried Lenz is one of Germany's foremost writers, ranking in popularity as well as critical esteem with Günter Grass and Heinrich Böll. In the United States, his stature is based on his novel The German Lesson, but he is also considered one of the best short story writers of the postwar generation...read more

Paperback:

9780810113145 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, October 1, 1995), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Siegfried Lenz is one of Germany's foremost writers, ranking in popularity as well as critical esteem with Günter Grass and Heinrich Böll.

Hardcover:

9780811211055, titled "Selected Stories of Siegfried Lenz" | New Directions, November 1, 1989, cover price $19.95

Paperback:

9781569248485 | Reprint edition (Marlowe & Co, July 1, 1995), cover price $12.95

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Product Description: Knife Edge (Messers Schneide), originally published in Germany in 1986, introduces American readers to the work of Ralf Rothmann, an award-winning poet and novelist born in Schleswig in 1953. Set in West Berlin before the collapse of The Wall, Knife Edge on its surface is a sardonic love story gone awry...read more

Paperback:

9780811212106 | New Directions, May 1, 1992, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Knife Edge (Messers Schneide), originally published in Germany in 1986, introduces American readers to the work of Ralf Rothmann, an award-winning poet and novelist born in Schleswig in 1953.

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Product Description: Knife Edge (Messers Schneide), originally published in Germany in 1986, introduces American readers to the work of Ralf Rothmann, an award-winning poet and novelist born in Schleswig in 1953. Set in West Berlin before the collapse of The Wall, Knife Edge on its surface is a sardonic love story gone awry...read more

Hardcover:

9780811212045 | New Directions, May 1, 1992, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Knife Edge (Messers Schneide), originally published in Germany in 1986, introduces American readers to the work of Ralf Rothmann, an award-winning poet and novelist born in Schleswig in 1953.

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Product Description: Book by Kremer, Rudiger

Hardcover:

9780811212007 | Reprint edition (New Directions, April 1, 1992), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Book by Kremer, Rudiger

Paperback:

9780811212083 | New Directions, April 1, 1992, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Book by Kremer, Rudiger

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Presents the memoirs of the great spirit of her time, the legendary Lou Andreas-Salome, who defied convention as a feminist, psychoanalyst, and author

Hardcover:

9781569249659 | Marlowe & Co, May 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Presents the memoirs of the great spirit of her time, the legendary Lou Andreas-Salome, who defied convention as a feminist, psychoanalyst, and author

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An Italian woman, whose posterior is transformed into art by a tattoo artist, is coveted by a wealthy old man and the artist himself, but she is most truly loved by a blind man

Hardcover:

9780880641265 | Fromm Intl, April 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An Italian woman, whose posterior is transformed into art by a tattoo artist, is coveted by a wealthy old man and the artist himself, but she is most truly loved by a blind man

Set in a futuristic society, this story relates the horror of living in a world where individuality, true feelings, and authentic experiences do not exist

Paperback:

9780811211529 | New Directions, April 1, 1991, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Set in a futuristic society, this story relates the horror of living in a world where individuality, true feelings, and authentic experiences do not exist

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Set in a futuristic society, this story relates the horror of living in a world where individuality, true feelings, and authentic experiences do not exist

Hardcover:

9780811211512 | New Directions, April 1, 1991, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Set in a futuristic society, this story relates the horror of living in a world where individuality, true feelings, and authentic experiences do not exist

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