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Anthology of Classic Short Stories. Vol. 6 (Strange, Surreal and Fantastic). Illustrated
Language: en
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Authors: Franz Kafka, Joseph Conrad, H. G. Wells, Robert Louis Stevenson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Nikolai Gogol, Stephen Vincent Benét, H. P. Lovecraft
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-14 - Publisher: Strelbytskyy Multimedia Publishing

If you're looking for your next mind-bending read, here are 10 great surreal books to get you started: Two Short Parables by Franz Kafka The Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad The Country of the Blind by H. G. Wells The Bottle Imp by Robert Louis Stevenson Wakefield by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Franz Kafka in Context
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Carolin Duttlinger
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Accessible essays place Kafka in historical, political and cultural context, providing new and often unexpected perspectives on his works.
Bluesman
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Rob Vollmar
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Nbm Publishing Company

Set in the South during the 1920s, presents the adventures of blues guitarist Lem Taylor.
The Routledge Companion to Yan Lianke
Language: en
Pages: 572
Authors: Riccardo Moratto, Howard Yuen Fung Choy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Yan Lianke is one of the most important, prolific, and controversial writers in contemporary China. At the forefront of the “mythorealist” Chinese avant-garde and using absurdist humor and grotesque satire, Yan’s works have caught much critical attention not only in the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, and Taiwan but also around
The Short Story in German in the Twenty-first Century
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Lyn Marven, Andrew Plowman, Kate Roy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

Offers readings of key contemporary trends and themes in the vibrant genre of short-story writing in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, with attention to major practitioners and translations of two representative stories.