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The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories

by Bruno Schulz

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Published by Penguin Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJonathan Safran Foer (Foreword), David Goldfarb (Introduction), Celina Wieniewska (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10099935M
    ISBN 100143105140
    ISBN 109780143105145
    OCLC/WorldCa166382387

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      The Street of Crocodiles. Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass. A few other stories, one of which was included in the original English translation of The Street of Crocodiles. And that’s it, just over pages of prose, some of it illustrated. The Street of Crocodiles in the Polish city of Drogobych is a street of memories and dreams where recollections of Bruno Schulz's uncommon boyhood and of the eerie side of his merchant family's life are evoked in a startling blend of the real and the fantastic. Most memorable - and most chilling - is the portrait of the author's father, a maddened shopkeeper who imports rare /5(25).

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Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The collected fiction of one of the mo 4/5. The Street of Crocodiles is a collection of intertwined stories lifted from the peerless imagination of a gawkish Polish school teacher, Bruno Schulz, whose treasure trove of metaphors, similes and beautiful images form the basis of the central preoccupation of Schulzs work: the triumph of the imagination and its ability to recognise the /5().

Indeed, the last lines of the story that gives the collection its title articulate this theme: "The Street of Crocodiles was a concession of our city to modernity and metropolitan corruption. Obviously, we were unable to afford anything better than a paper imitation, a montage of illustrations cut out from last year's moldering newspapers."/5.

About The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories. The collected fiction of “one of the most original imaginations in modern Europe” (Cynthia Ozick) Bruno Schulz’s untimely death at the hands of a Nazi stands as one of the great losses to modern literature.

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Bruno Schulz, a Polish Jew killed by the Nazis inis considered by many to have been the leading Polish writer between the two world wars.

Celina Wieniewska (translator) was awarded the Roy Publishers Polish-into-English prize for her translation of The Street of Crocodiles.

Jonathan Safran Foer (foreword) is the bestselling author of the novels Everything is. Reading Group Guide. INTRODUCTION In The Street of Crocodiles, Bruno Schulz’s collection of interlinked stories, the most prosaic elements of everyday life become fantastic, full of mystery, capable of containing and at times revealing the deepest secrets of example, as the narrator, his family, and the shop assistants sit down to lunch, /5(12).

Free download or read online The Street of Crocodiles pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Bruno Schulz.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, short stories story are,/5. The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories by Bruno Schulz,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories (Paperback) By Bruno Schulz, Jonathan Safran Foer (Foreword by), David Goldfarb (Introduction by), Celina Wieniewska (Translated by) Penguin Classics,pp. Publication Date: Ma   Buy The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) 1 by Schulz, Bruno (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(41). The title Street of Crocodiles was chosen for the American edition. All poetry, in Schulz's view, is based on the discovery of ancient mythical relations between things.

The second story collection, Sanatorium under the Sign of the Hourglass, is in a way a sequel, dealing with the same people, in the centre father and son, who are now /5(35). The street of crocodiles and other stories by Bruno Schulz,Jonathan Safran Foer,David Goldfarb Book Resume: The collected fiction of “one of the most original imaginations in modern Europe” (Cynthia Ozick) Bruno Schulz’s untimely death at the hands of a Nazi stands as one of the great losses to modern literature.

The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories (Book): Schulz, Bruno: The collected fiction of one of the most original imaginations in modern Europe (Cynthia Ozick) Bruno Schulz's untimely death at the hands of a Nazi stands as one of the great losses to modern literature. During his lifetime, his work found little critical regard, but word of his remarkable talents.

The Street of Crocodiles by Polish author Bruno Schulz is a collection of interlaced short stories set in a fictional Galician town in what is now Ukraine.

The stories are based on the family of Jacob, a merchant who, suffering from psychosis, struggles to overcome his mental instability throughout the book.

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[Bruno Schulz; Celina Wieniewska; Jonathan Safran Foer] -- "This volume brings together Schulz's complete fiction, including three short stories and his final surviving work, Sanatorium under the sign of the hourglass. Illustrated with Schulz's original. The volume at hand contains all of Schulz's writings: The Street of Crocodiles, Sanatorium under the Sign of the Hourglass, and three other stories.

The first two contain thirteen stories each, all related, but when all of the twenty-nine stories are read in succession they all relate to the same familiar milieu, and the reader comes away with 4/5(6). ― Bruno Schulz, quote from The Street of Crocodiles and Other Stories “It was difficult to anticipate—in these monsters with enormous, fantastic beaks which they opened wide immediately after birth, hissing greedily to show the backs of their throats, in these lizards with frail, naked bodies of hunchbacks—the future peacocks, pheasants.

Bruno Schulz was a Polish writer and artist, best-known for his collection of short stories, "The Street of Crocodiles" (originally published as "Cinnamon Shops"). Inat the age of 50, he went out for a walk and was shot dead by a Nazi (Schulz was Jewish).The Street of Crocodiles & Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass.

Author: Bruno Schulz; Publisher: Pan Macmillan ISBN: Category: Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The stories in these pages comprise all the surviving fiction of a man described by John Updike in the introduction as ‘one of the great transmogrifiers of the world .The street of crocodiles by Bruno Schulz,Penguin edition, in English About the Book.

This a magical book of short stories set in a small town in Poland during the period between the two World Wars. The writer, Bruno Schulz, wrote only two books in his lifetime but the two are so rich in vision that they contain a whole world Cited by: