FIRST APPEARANCE IN PRINT

Das Urteil [in Arkadia. Ein Jahrbuch für Dichtkunst. ed. Max Brod.]

Leipzig, Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1913.

8vo, pp. 241 (of which pp. 53-65 contain Das Urteil), title printed in red and black; a fine copy in the original illustrated paper boards by E. R. Weiss, minor discoloration to spine.

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First edition of this anthology, which includes the first appearance in print of Kafka’s story Das Urteil. The text differs in numerous small ways from that of the first book edition published in 1916 (see next item). Other authors represented in the collection, which was edited by Max Brod, include Robert Walser, Franz Werfel, Franz Blei, and Kurt Tucholsky.

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