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[Oktavheft A, Das siebente Oktavheft], Nov.-Dec. 1916

MS. Kafka 19
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  1. (fol. 1r) ' Unverbrüchlicher Traum'
  2. (fol. 1r & v) ' Zerisssener Traum'
  3. (fols. 9v-11r) ' Erzählung des Grossvaters'
  4. (fols. 11-12) ' Auf dem Dachboden'
  5. (fols. 16-37v) [ Der Gruftwächter], with (fol. 18r) pencil sketches by Kafka, reproduced, Klaus Wagenbach, Franz Kafka: Bilder aus seinem Leben (2nd ed., Berlin, 1995), 203.


  • Creation: Nov.-Dec. 1916


37 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • German

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MS. Kafka 19

Former reference:

MLR reference: A. (ii) XXXI; KKA reference: KBod AIII, 1

Other Finding Aids

Described: Nachgelassene I (A) – item *1 (p. 26); item 17 (pp. 77-79). Printed: Nachgelassene I, 267-289. Complete facsimile: Stroemfeld, Oxforder Oktavhefte 1.

Existence and Location of Copies

A surrogate is available for use at the Weston Library.

Related Materials

See also MS. Kafka 47, fols. 18-23.

Physical Facet

Dark-blue/purple wrappers, large label on front wrapper.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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