The reader who prefers his authors to stick to reality will toss this book away quickly.
If his words are as beautiful and bursting with color, light and air in the original Polish as they are in English, he truly was a master.
Some of the most beautiful writing of the 20th century is contained in the fiction of Bruno Schulz.
Like all too many first person narratives the brilliant imagination of the author is destroyed by its getting into the mind of other characters--the one thing that more than any... Read morePublished 23 days ago by Frank A. Green
I'm very glad I ordered The Street of Crocodiles. I'm really enjoying these stories. His style is vivid and distinctive. Read morePublished 26 days ago by R geist
I am always amazed that they are able to ship books to my front door so quickly! No other source has proven so reliable for an avid reader like myself who often has a difficult... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Brent Kollock
I was not quite prepared for this book. Had I known what a marvelous surprise awaited me, I would have read it sooner. Read morePublished 10 months ago by MoseyOn
This is a perfectly perfect book, overflowing with Life...yes, with a capital "L". This book has no equal in any language. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Marion
I stammer and hedge writing a review for this book in much the same way I did before other great artists of the short story, namely I. B. Read morePublished 13 months ago by A Certain Bibliophile
Over the years, I have seen tantalizing references to The Street of Crocodiles. "Marvelously inventive"--New York Review of Books. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Jean Sue Libkind
bruno shulz is a surrealist of the first order - every page is strange and wonderful - if you like writers like kafka and foster wallace you will probably like thisPublished 19 months ago by Amazon Customer
One of my favorites from the first time i read the opening paragraph & soon after re-read it five times before proceeding. Beautiful, literary nectar.Published 21 months ago by lindsey