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  •  I enjoyed Margaret Sayers Peden's translation (2+ / 0-)
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    cfk, Anak

    with an introduction by Susan Sontag.

    A beautiful book, woven out of passion and sin, ghosts and mystery.

    "Every man has a right to utter what he thinks truth" Samuel Johnson

    by Brecht on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 10:50:51 PM PST

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    •  Just checked it out on Amazon. (2+ / 0-)
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      cfk, Brecht

      Judging from the first page, yes, looks like a great translation!

      And, yes, as you say, a very beautiful book, even if it is haunting.

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