Heinrich von Kleist was "one of the greatest, boldest, and most ambitious writers Germany has produced" - from the Preface by Thomas Mann. In addition to the novellas "The Marquise of O--" and "Michael Kohlhass: From an Old Chronicle", includes six of Kleist's finest stories: "The Beggarwoman of Locarno"; "The Engagement in Santo Domingo"; "The Foundling"; "The Earthquake in Chile"; "St. Cecilia or The Power of Music"; and "The Duel". 318 pp. Chippling, slight wrinkle, and scuffs to intact DJ. One-inch closed tear to DJ back panel. Faint pipe aroma. Sunning and fading to covers. Very slight tanning to pages. Clean inside throughout. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE MARQUISE OF O AND OTHER STORIES : ...
Publication Date: 1960
Book Condition: GOOD / GOOD
Edition: First American Edition.
Book Description Criterion Books. Hardcover. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Seller Inventory # 2847401733