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Why is this important writer known for only one of his many works? Come with us Beyond Alexanderplatz, to explore Döblin’s wider legacy – in English!

 

 

Why is this important writer known for only one of his many works? Come with us Beyond Alexanderplatz, to explore Döblin’s wider legacy – in English!

MANAS – full translation

    Introducing Döblin's most neglected epic fiction I'm making available here for download my complete translation of Manas. To help orient the reader, I provide my Introduction, followed by three contemporary reviews (1927-28) - two mostly positive, one...

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WALLENSTEIN

At last I've finished translating Doeblin's great 17th century epic into English! Rulers and rebels, prelates and posturers, courtiers and coiners, monks and mercenaries fill this teeming narrative, told with colourful cinematic verve. When Doeblin wrote his novel,...

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Wallenstein Book 3

  This third part of the epic novel moves along at a cracking pace. Döblin's mastery of his source materials enables him to link surface actions with underlying politics; he imbues his narrative with strong authorial judgements conveyed by deft turns of phrase....

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