It all begins in the Stone Age, when a talking fish is caught by a fisherman at the very spot where millennia later Grass's home town, Danzig, will arise. Like the fish, the fisherman is immortal, and down through the ages they move together. As Grass blends his ingredients into a powerful brew, he shows himself at the peak of his linguistic inventiveness. Translated by Ralph Manheim. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
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G? NTER GRASS was born in Danzig, Germany, in 1927. He is the widely acclaimed author of numerous books, including The Tin Drum, My Century, Crabwalk, and Peeling the Onion. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1999.Language Notes:
Text: English, German (translation)
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Book Description Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110151314861
Book Description Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0151314861 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0064459