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The metamorphosis and other stories: & other stories

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Penguin Books,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Edition:
Penguin Books ed.
Language:
English
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When the young salesman Gregor Samsa wakes up one morning transformed into a monstrous insect, his shock and incomprehension are coupled with the panic of being late for work and having to reveal his appearance to family and colleagues. Although over the following weeks he gradually becomes used to this new existence confined within the bounds of the apartment, and his parents and sister adapt to living with a grotesque bug, Gregor notices that their attitudes towards him are changing and he feels increasingly alienated.
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Grouping Title metamorphosis and other
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Grouping Category book
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auth_author2 Baker, Jason., Freed, Donna., Hofmann, Michael, 1957 August 25-, Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924., Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893., Pasley, Malcolm, 1926-, Pasley, Malcolm, 1926-2004., Whitworth, Tom.
author Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924.
author2-role Baker, Jason., Findaway World, LLC., Freed, Donna., Hofmann, Michael,1957 August 25-, Kafka, Franz,1883-1924.Verwandlung., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Crisis., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Englishman., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Ficelle., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Love the inn., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Parure., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Short stories., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Was it a dream., Maupassant, Guy de,1850-1893.Will., Pasley, Malcolm,1926-, Pasley, Malcolm,1926-2004., Playaway Digital Audio., Tantor Media., Whitworth, Tom.|Narrator
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display_description A seemingly ordinary man, Gregor Samsa wakes up one morning only to discover that he has been transformed into a gigantic insect and must deal with the depression over his new physical alteration, as well as the rejection of his family, in a new translation honoring the 125th anniversary of the author's birth.
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series Penguin classics deluxe edition, Tantor unabridged classics
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subject_facet Audiobooks, France -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Kafka, Franz, -- 1883-1924 -- Translations into English, Metamorphosis -- Fiction, PLAYAWAY, Short stories, German
title_display The metamorphosis and other stories
title_full Metamorphosis and other stories / Franz Kafka ; [newly] translated with an introduction by Michael Hofmann, The Metamorphosis and other stories / Franz Kafka ; a new translation by Donna Freed ; introduction by Gerald Williams, The metamorphosis [playaway] : & other stories / Franz Kafka & Guy de Maupassant, The metamorphosis and other stories / Franz Kafka ; translated from the German by Malcolm Pasley, The metamorphosis and other stories / Franz Kafka ; with an introduction and notes by Jason Baker ; translated by Donna Freed, The metamorphosis and other stories [sound recording] / Franz Kafka, Guy de Maupassant
title_short The metamorphosis and other stories
title_sub & other stories
topic_facet Audiobooks, Kafka, Franz, Metamorphosis, Short stories, German, Social life and customs, Translations into English