Franz Kafka

The Metamorphosis

originally published:

We offered this copy, one of approximately 100 copies in the deluxe publisher's binding, in our second Classic Book Cards set.


  • First Book(1930)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 7/3/1883
died: 6/3/1924
born as: Franz Kafka
nationality: Czechoslovakia

Czech-born German writer of visionary fiction whose posthumously published novels express the anxieties and alienation of 20th-century man. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature


We offered this copy of the first American edition in our Catalog 114.
We offered this copy of the first English edition in our Catalog 86.