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Typescripts, c.1916-c.1918

MS. Kafka 47, fols. 18-47
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  1. (fols. 18-23) [ Der Gruftwächter], c. 1916/17, typescript by Kafka, with annotations by him. Described: Nachgelassene I (A) – item *3 (p. 32), and item 18 (pp. 80-81). Printed: Nachgelassene I, 290-303. See also MS. Kafka 19, fols. 16-37v. Other references: MLR C. LVII; KKA KBod C, 3, fols. 1-6.
  2. (fols. 24-28) 'Isaak Löwy. Vom jüdischen Theater', [1917], typescript of Kafka's text. Described: Nachgelassene I (A) – item 24 (pp. 97-9). Printed: Nachgelassene I, 430-436. Reproduced: Stroemfeld, Oxforder Oktavhefte 6. Other reference: MLR C. LIX; (no KKA reference).
  3. (fols. 29-47) [Aphorismen, c. 1918], typescript (of MS. Kafka 43). Described: Nachgelassene I (A) – item 4 (p. 32). Other references: MLR C. LVIII; KKA KBod C, 4, fols. 1-19.


  • Creation: c.1916-c.1918


30.0 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • German

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MS. Kafka 47, fols. 18-47

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