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The Kraus project / essays by Karl Kraus ; translated and edited by Jonathan Franzen ; with assistance and additional notes from Paul Reitter and Daniel Kehlmann.

Book Book (2013.)
Description: 318 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
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  • ISBN: 9780374182212 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0374182213 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780374710569 (ebk.)
  • ISBN: 0374710562 (ebk.)
  • Edition: First edition, A bilingual edition.
Contents: Heine and the consequences (1910) -- Nestroy and posterity (1912) -- Afterword to Heine and the consequences (1911) -- Between two strains of life: final word (1917) -- Let no one ask... (1934)
Summary: Franzen presents new translations and annotations of the work of early twentieth-century satirist Karl Kraus, who, via his self-published magazine Die Fackel, "attacked the popular media's manipulation of reality, the dehumanizing machinery of technology and consumer capitalism, and the jingoistic rhetoric of a fading empire"--Dust jacket flap.
Language: Essays in German and parallel English; annotations in English.
Subject: Essays.
Authors: Franzen, Jonathan, (editor of compilation.). Reitter, Paul, (writer of added commentary.). Kehlmann, Daniel, 1975- (writer of added commentary.).


Kraus, Karl. "The Kraus project." New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.

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