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Ornament and Crime: Selected Essays. (Studies in Austrian Literature, Culture, and Thought. Translation Series) Paperback – November 15, 1997
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Text: English (translation)
Original Language: German
About the Author
Michael Mitchell (Translator), was the winner of the 1998 Schlegel-Tieck Prize, is a distinguished literary translator, with a special interest in Austrian culture. Other translations include: Meyrink, The Golem; Kubin, The Other Side; Grimmelshausen, The Adventures of Simplicissimus.
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