From the diary of a snail
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From the diary of a snail by GГјnter Grass

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Published by Secker and Warburg in London .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of Aus dem Tagebuch einer Schnecke.

Statementtranslated from the German by Ralph Manheim.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.G774 Fr3, PT2613.R338 Fr3
The Physical Object
Pagination[6], 310 p.
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5114019M
ISBN 100436187892
LC Control Number74186738
OCLC/WorldCa3207308

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NO writing or tears inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Dustcover shows mild wear (NO tears). pages. Probably the most autobiographical of his novels, From the Diary of a Snail balances the agonising history of the persecuted Danzig Jews with an account of . Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Probably the most autobiographical of his novels, From the Diary of a Snail balances the agonising history of the persecuted Danzig Jews with an account of Grass's political campaigning with Willie Brandt. THE BOOK- Probably the most autobiographical of his novels, From the Diary of a Snail balances the agonising history of the persecuted Danzig Jews with an account of Grass's political campaigning with Willie Brandt. Underlying all is the snail, the central symbol that is both model and a parody of social progress, and a mysterious metaphor for political reform.4/5(1).   The Paperback of the From the Diary of a Snail by Günter Grass at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book with B&: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

This is a book written by a grade four student who studied snails as a class project. The book was inspired by Diary of a Spider, Diary of a Worm and Diary of a Fly written by Doreen Cronin and illustrated by Harry Bliss. It is fun to read and learn about snails at the same time!Released on: Decem Genre/Form: German fiction Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grass, Günter, From the diary of a snail. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich []. Editions for From the Diary of a Snail: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback publish Cited by: 8. Veera Hiranandani, author of the Newbery Honor-winning The Night Diary, earned her MFA in creative writing at Sarah Lawrence is the author of The Whole Story of Half a Girl, which was named a Sydney Taylor Notable Book and a South Asian Book Award Finalist.A former book editor at Simon & Schuster, she now teaches creative writing at Sarah Lawrence College's Writing Institute and.

From the Diary of a Snail is a documentary phantasmagoria about Gunter Grass' travels through West Germany in when he was campaigning for Willy Brandt and the Social Democratic party. In it he turns away from his customary and devastating role as a comedian of the grotesque to become Old Sobersides, asking his readers to pause before the precipice of history, beseeching us, like Cromwell.   It is a sort of snail diary from the point of view of the author, who was severely confined by little events take place over a year and you will be surprised at how enthralling a year in the life of a poorly lady and a little snail can be. If you have been looking for a something beautifully written and unusual, look no by: 6. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Boxid_2 BWB City New York Donor internetarchivebookdrivePages: 'From the Diary of a Snail' is an odd book. It combines elements of both novel and political diary, juxterposing the fate of the Jews of Danzig during the Second World War with an account of Grass' own political involvement in the early s/5(5).