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Metamorphosis

by Franz Kafka and Michael Hoffman

Hardback £9.99
Published 25th August 2022
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Introducing Little Clothbound Classics: irresistible, mini editions of short stories, novellas and essays from the world’s greatest writers, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith.

Celebrating the range and diversity of Penguin Classics, they take us from snowy Japan to springtime Vienna, from haunted New England to a sun-drenched Mediterranean island, and from a game of chess on the ocean to a love story on the moon. Beautifully designed and printed, these collectible editions are bound in colourful, tactile cloth and stamped with foil.

One morning, ordinary salesman Gregor Samsa wakes up to find himself transformed into a giant cockroach. Metamorphosis, Kafka’s masterpiece of unease and black humour, is one of the twentieth century’s most influential works of fiction, and is accompanied here by two more classic stories.

‘He is the greatest German writer of our time. Such poets as Rilke or such novelists as Thomas Mann are dwarfs or plaster saints in comparison to him’ - Vladimir Nabokov

Details

Metamorphosis
by Franz Kafka and Michael Hoffman

ISBN
9780241573730

Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd

Binding
Hardback

Publication date
Aug. 25, 2022

Dimensions
16.7cm x 12.0cm x 1.9cm