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Ferdydurke

by Witold Gombrowicz

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Published by Marion Boyars in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Macgibbon & Kee, 1961.

StatementWitold Gombrowicz ; translated by Eric Mosbacher.
ContributionsMosbacher, Eric, 1903-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG7158.G669 F4713 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3430409M
ISBN 10071453403X
LC Control Number2005055331

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Ferdydurke was his first novel Ferdydurke book he published this in when he was 33 years old. Two years after its publication Russian invaded Poland and turned it into a communist country. Poland subsequently banned this book so Gombrowicz hid in Argentina and France. Ferdydurke is a darkly satirical/5.

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In this bitterly funny novel a writer finds himself tossed into a chaotic world of schoolboys by a diabolical professor who wishes to reduce him to childishness.

Originally published in Poland in /5(27). Ferdydurke is a novel by the Polish writer Witold Gombrowicz, published in Gombrowicz again collaborated on a French translation of the book, with Ronald Martin in A direct German translation by Walter Tiel was published in Inthe first Brazilian Portuguese translation by Tomasz Barciński, direct from the Polish Author: Witold Gombrowicz.

Jun 01,  · "Ferdydurke" by Witold Gombrowicz has finally been properly translated into English. Not that this is an event worth mentioning in general, but the point to be made is that the world of translation offers room for all kinds of mischief and sloppiness.5/5(5).

May 20,  · Ferdydurke [Witold Gombrowicz] on johnsonout.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The narrator, recently turned thirty, finds an inner conflict between his adolescent impulses and his desire to be socially accepted as a mature adult/5(25).

Witold Gombrowicz has 91 books on Goodreads with ratings. Witold Gombrowicz’s most popular book is Ferdydurke. Free download or read online Ferdydurke pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Witold Gombrowicz. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this fiction, european literature story are,/5. "Ferdydurke, among its centrifugal charms, includes some of the truest and funniest literary satire in print."--John Updike "A wonderfully subversive, self-absorbed, hilarious book.

Think Kafka translated by Groucho Marx, with commentaries."--Kirkus Reviews4/5(12). Apr 24,  · "Ferdydurke, among its centrifugal charms, includes some of the truest and funniest literary satire in print."—John Updike "A wonderfully subversive, self-absorbed, hilarious book.

Think Kafka translated by Groucho Marx, with commentaries."—Kirkus Reviews. Dec 06,  · Ferdydurke audiobook. Ferdydurke Witold Gombrowicz, Author, Danuta Borchardt, Translator, Susan Sontag, Foreword by Yale University Press $40 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

Ferdydurke Summary & Study Guide Description. Ferdydurke Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections. Apr 24,  · "Ferdydurke, among its centrifugal charms, includes some of the truest and funniest literary satire in print."—John Updike "A wonderfully subversive, self-absorbed, hilarious book.

Think Kafka translated by Groucho Marx, with commentaries."—Kirkus ReviewsPrice: $ In this bitterly funny novel by the renowned Polish author Witold Gombrowicz, a writer finds himself tossed into a chaotic world of schoolboys by a diabolical professor who wishes to reduce him to childishness.

Originally published in Poland inFerdydurke became an instant literary sensation and catapulted the young author to fame. Deemed scandalous and subversive by Nazis, Stalinists 4/5(9).

Immediately download the Ferdydurke summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or. Aug 11,  · Ferdydurke is translated here directly from the Polish for the first time.

Danuta Borchardt deftly captures Gombrowicz’s playful and idiosyncratic style, and she allows English speakers to experience fully the masterpiece of a writer whom Milan Kundera describes as “one of the great novelists of our century.” It is a book that. The first book I read by Gombrowicz was Pornografia and, though I enjoyed it, Ferdydurke surpasses it by far.

If I could give this book a higher rating than five stars I would. The seamless manipulation of perspectives and non sequitur of plot had me floored every time I came across them/5(14).

Get this from a library. Ferdydurke. [Witold Gombrowicz; Danuta Borchardt] -- "A writer finds himself tossed into a chaotic world of schoolboys by a diabolical professor who wishes to reduce him to childishness."--Jacket.

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