The Man Without Qualities Vol. 1
The Man Without Qualities Vol. 1
A Sort of Introduction and Pseudo Reality Prevails


This intriguing landmark of modernism from Austrian writer Robert Musil has been newly translated from the German by Sophie Wilkins and re-edited in a textual overhaul. This new edition includes portions of the author's original manuscripts that have never been published before. Though an imposing edifice of writing, devotees of literary modernism and anyone interested in the decline of the Austrian empire must read this sweeping, comic take on life in pre-Great War Vienna. The story of Ulrich, the man without qualities himself, is continued in a second volume, The Man Without Qualities: Into the Millenium,From the Posthumous Papers.

Title The Man Without Qualities Vol. 1
Subtitle A Sort of Introduction and Pseudo Reality Prevails
Author Robert Musil
Publisher Vintage
Title First Published 09 December 1996
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 752 p.
ISBN-10 0679767878
ISBN-13 9780679767879
Publication Date 09 December 1996
Main content page count 752
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $23.00
 


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