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A black market in railway tickets and bribery in general are the especial plagues of our city. Hung on the wall, the map covered it almost entirely and opened a wide view on the valley of the River Tysmienica which wound itself like a wavy ribbon of pale gold, on the maze of widely spreading ponds and marshes, on the high ground rising towards the south, gently at first, then in ever tighter ranges, in a chessboard of rounded hills, smaller and paler as they receded towards the misty yellow fog of the horizon.
But far be it from us to wish to expose this sham. From the Album Bruno Schulz: In that city of cheap human material, no instincts can flourish, no dark and unusual passions can be aroused.
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Be the first to review this item. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. It then appeared that the outfitter’s shop was only a facade behind which there was an antique shop with a collection of highly questionable books and private editions.
The tenseness of an artificial pose, the assumed earnestness of a mask, an ironical pathos tremble on this facade. You have exceeded the maximum number of MP3 items in your MP3 cart. But even their dark blushes, the piquant beauty spots, the traces of down on their upper lips betrayed their thick, black blood. Our hopes were a fallacy, schhlz suspicious appearance kdokodyli the premises and of the staff were a sham, the clothes were real clothes and the salesman had no ulterior motives.
At the last moment, when the train is already in the station, negotiations are conducted in nervous haste with corrupt railway officials. Appearing or, to be more precise, not krokoxyli on his father’s wall-sized city map as terra incognita, the Street of Crocodiles stands in vivid contrast to the “baroque panoramas” of the nameless city’s other parts, including the one described in the companion story “Cinnamon Shops,” scchulz for the stores’ rich wood paneling and array of exotic goods.
It was an industrial and commercial district, its soberly utilitarian character glaringly underlined. Capable of transforming a market square into a labyrinthine street of wholly metaphorical crocodiles, his painterly prose combines the eerie geometry of Giorgio de Chirico and the differently dreamlike work of Marc Chagall.
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Schulz’s father, an assimilated Jew, owned a thriving textile shop in the Market Square section of a city that the discovery of oil had transformed into a modern if still provincial metropolis. Product details Original Release Date: There are also trams here.
It is considerably more than that, however. One could see there cheap jerry-built houses with grotesque brino, covered with a monstrous stucco of cracked plaster.
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Online shopping from a great selection at Digital Music Store. It was also a city transformed by the genius of a writer often and favorably compared to Franz Kafka. The street, reduced for a moment to form an improvised station filled with gloom and the breath of distant travel, widens out again, becomes lighter and again allows the carefree ulixa of chattering passers-by to stroll past the shop windows-those dirty grey squares filled with shoddy goods, tall wax dummies and barbers’ dolls.
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These trams are pushed by the town porters. In that area of sham and empty gestures no one pays much attention to the precise purpose of a cab ride and the passengers entrust themselves to these erratic conveyances with the thoughtlessness which characterizes everything here. The spirit of the times, the mechanism of economics, had not spared our city and had taken root in ,rokodyli sector of its periphery which then developed into a parasitical quarter.
All the same, despite the bustle and sense of purpose, one has the impression of a monotonous, aimless wandering, of a sleepy processing of krokodylii. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Joinreaders! The street is as broad as a city boulevard, but the roadway is made, like village squares, of beaten clay, full of puddles and overgrown with grass.
Although Schulz’s stories are just as “polysemantic, unfathomable, not exhausted by interpretation” as Kafka’s existential parables as Schulz himself described them in the afterword to his Polish translation of The Trialthey are far more elliptical and wildly disassociative, less logical in their absurdity, and more fabulous.
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January 19, Label: Turning their backs on him they adopted arrogant poses, shifting their weight from foot to foot, making play with their frivolous footwear, abandoning their slim bodies to the serpentine movements of their limbs and thus laid siege to the excited onlooker whom they pretended to ignore behind a show of assumed indifference.
At last the train krokosyli appears: Please click here to manage your MP3 cart content. The effeminate and corrupted youth, receptive to the client’s most intimate stirrings, now put before him a selection of the most peculiar trade marks, a whole library of labels, a cabinet displaying the collection of a sophisticated connoisseur.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Write a customer review. February 1, Label: The strangest thing of all is, however, the railway system in the Street of Crocodiles.
They often have no fronts, so that in passing one can see the passengers, sitting stiffly and behaving with great decorum.