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Ein weites Feld; Roman

By: Grass, Gunter

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Gottingen, Steidl: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14113

ISBN: 3882433663

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Some edge wear to DJ, corners slightly bumped; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; German Edition; 1.85 x 8.23 x 5.28 Inches; 781 pages; Berlin 1989, a transitional time. Two old men came along the Wall, tall and gaunt, small and squat. An unlikely strange couple: the copyboy Theo Wuttke, called Fonty and his shadow Hoftaller, the eternal informer. A panorama of German history between the German revolution of 1848 and modern day, each chronology busting episode, picture-stories of then and now. Text in German View more info

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Trails in No-Man's Land Essays in Cultural and Literary History

By: Guthke, Karl S.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Columbia SC, Camden House: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13274

ISBN: 1879751542

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Light creasing of DJ ; Still in publisher's shrinkwrap A bright, solid book ; Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture; 1 x 9.5 x 6.5 Inches; 265 pages; The essays on German and European literature assembled in this volume view literary works in their broader cultural contexts — as, for example, from the vantage point of the history of science, of political life, of patterns of taste in the arts, or as viewed in the framework of broad anthropological issues. Sometimes the most interesting viewpoint has to do with conventions of everyday life. In these essays a literary text pose... View more info