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  • Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
  • Publisher: Schocken
  • On Sale: January 13, 1969
  • Price: $16.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-8052-0241-0 (0-8052-0241-2)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface by Leon Wiesletier

INTRODUCTION
    Walter Benjamin: 1892–1940, by Hannah Arendt

UNPACKING MY LIBRARY
     A Talk about Book Collecting

THE TASK OF THE TRANSLATOR
     An Introduction to the Translation of Baudelaire’s Tableaux parisiens

THE STORYTELLER
     Reflections on the Works of Nikolai Leskov

FRANZ KAFKA
      On the Tenth Anniversary of His Death

SOME REFLECTIONS ON KAFKA

WHAT IS EPIC THEATER?

ON SOME MOTIFS IN BAUDELAIRE

THE IMAGE OF PROUST

THE WORK OF ART IN THE AGE OF MECHANICAL REPRODUCTION

THESES ON THE PHILOSOPHY OF HISTORY

Editor’s Note
Index of Names