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The Resource The castle, Franz Kafka, (sound recording)

The castle, Franz Kafka, (sound recording)

Label
The castle
Title
The castle
Statement of responsibility
Franz Kafka
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In this posthumously-published philosophical novel by Franz Kafka, the protagonist, known only as K, arrives in a small town. He has come there to work as a land surveyor, and soon learns that the town is run by the enigmatic residents of the looming castle. Throughout the novel, K seeks entrance into the castle, only to be frustratingly rebuked
Member of
Summary
The story of K., the unwanted Land Surveyor who is never admitted to the Castle nor accepted in the village, and yet cannot go home, seems to depict like a dream from the deepest recesses of consciousness, an inexplicable truth about the nature of existence
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10042984
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1883-1924
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Kafka, Franz
Dewey number
833/.9/12
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PT2621.A26
LC item number
S3313 2010ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Alan Corduner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Corduner, Allan
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castles
  • Surveyors
  • Bureaucracy
  • Authority
  • Allegories
  • Allegories
  • Authority
  • Bureaucracy
  • Castles
  • Surveyors
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The castle, Franz Kafka, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 13:04:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn639161620
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (13 hr., 04 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781843794059
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NA0004
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)639161620
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The castle, Franz Kafka, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 13:04:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn639161620
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (13 hr., 04 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781843794059
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NA0004
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)639161620
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      30.1922461 -97.7771661
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