The Trial: A New Translation Based on the Restored Text - eBook  -     By: Franz Kafka
Buy Item InStock6.99$6.99 Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Trial: A New Translation Based on the Restored Text - eBook

Schocken / 2012 / ePub

$6.99 (CBD Price)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW33129EB

FLASH-SALE
* This product is available for purchase only in the USA.

Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $16.19
    Retail: $26.98
    Add To Cart
    $16.19
  2. In Stock
    $13.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $13.99
  3. In Stock
    $13.99
    Retail: $69.99
    Add To Cart
    $13.99
  4. In Stock
    $129.48
    Retail: $215.88
    Add To Cart
    $129.48
  5. In Stock
    $8.09
    Retail: $8.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.09
  6. This product will be released on 08/16/16.
    $16.99
    Retail: $24.99
    Add To Cart
    $16.99
  7. In Stock
    $7.50
    Retail: $19.99
    Add To Cart
    $7.50
  8. In Stock
    $7.99
    Retail: $22.99
    Add To Cart
    $7.99
  9. In Stock
    $6.49
    Retail: $8.49
    Add To Cart
    $6.49

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Schocken
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 9780307829443
ISBN-13: 9780307829443
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. In His Steps - Unabridged Audiobook [Download]DOWNLOAD
    In His Steps - Unabridged Audiobook [Download]
    Charles M. Sheldon
    christianaudio / 2009 / Audio Download
    $16.98
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WWDA14351-CP
  2. In His Steps - audiobook on CD
    In His Steps - audiobook on CD
    Charles Sheldon
    eChristian Inc. / 2006 / Compact disc
    $16.19 Retail: $26.98 Save 40% ($10.79)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW443529
  3. Cave Quest VBS 2016: Bible Memory Buddies, Set of 5
    Cave Quest VBS 2016: Bible Memory Buddies, Set of 5
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $2.96 Retail: $3.29 Save 10% ($0.33)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW73217X
  4. Communion Cups, 1000 - CBD Exclusive
    Communion Cups, 1000 - CBD Exclusive
    CBD Exclusive / Gift
    $13.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 22% ($4.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 187 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW29545

Related Products

  1. ESV Economy Bible, Softcover
    ESV Economy Bible, Softcover
    Crossway / 2016 / Trade Paperback
    $1.99 Retail: $2.99 Save 33% ($1.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW550324
  2. Teaching Textbooks Pre-Algebra Kit, Version 2.0
    Teaching Textbooks Pre-Algebra Kit, Version 2.0
    Greg Sabouri
    Teaching Textbooks Inc / 2011 / Other
    $184.90
    5 Stars Out Of 5 14 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW890216
  3. Cave Quest VBS 2016: Mighty Lights, pack of 10
    Cave Quest VBS 2016: Mighty Lights, pack of 10
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $8.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 10% ($1.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW73460X
  4. The Truth Project Small Group Curriculum
    The Truth Project Small Group Curriculum
    Focus on the Family
    Truth Project Focus on the Family / DVD
    $99.99
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW5014689
    Video

Publisher's Description

Written in 1914, The Trial is one of the most important novels of the twentieth century: the terrifying tale of Josef K., a respectable bank officer who is suddenly and inexplicably arrested and must defend himself against a charge about which he can get no information. Whether read as an existential tale, a parable, or a prophecy of the excesses of modern bureaucracy wedded to the madness of totalitarianism, Kafka's nightmare has resonated with chilling truth for generations of readers. This new edition is based upon the work of an international team of experts who have restored the text, the sequence of chapters, and their division to create a version that is as close as possible to the way the author left it.

In his brilliant translation, Breon Mitchell masterfully reproduces the distinctive poetics of Kafka's prose, revealing a novel that is as full of energy and power as it was when it was first written.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Author Bio

Franz Kafka was born in 1883 in Prague, where he lived most of his life. During his lifetime, he published only a few short stories, including "The Metamorphosis," "The Judgment," and "The Stoker." He died in 1924, before completing any of his full-length novels. At the end of his life, Kafka asked his lifelong friend and literary executor Max Brod to burn all his unpublished work. Brod overrode those wishes.

Breon Mitchell has received the ATA German Literary Prize, among other translation awards. He is a professor of Germanic studies and comparative literature at Indiana University.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Editorial Reviews

Praise for The Trial:

"Breon Mitchell's translation of the restored text is an accomplishment of the highest order -- one that will honor Kafka, perhaps the most singular and compelling writer of our time, far into the twenty-first century."
-- Walter Abish, author of How German Is It

Praise for The Castle:
translated by Mark Harman from the restored text

"The new Schocken edition of The Castle represents a major and long-awaited event in English- language publishing. It is a wonderful piece of news for all Kafka readers who, for more than half a century, have had to rely on flawed, superannuated editions. Mark Harman is to be commended for his success in capturing the fresh, fluid, almost breathless style of Kafka's original manuscript."
-- Mark M. Anderson, Columbia University

"Semantically accurate to an admirable degree, faithful to Kafka's nuances, responsive to the tempo of his sentences and to the larger music of his paragraph construction. For the general reader or for the student, it will be the translation of preference for some time to come."
-- J. M. Coetzee, The New York Review of Books

"There is a great deal to applaud in Harman's translation. It gives us a much better sense of Kafka's uncompromising and disturbing originality as a prose master than we have heretofore had in English."
-- Robert Alter, The New Republic

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search