DAS VERLORENE GESICHT: PARABELN, SATIREN UND PARODIEN AUF EINE ZUKUNFT, DIE SCHON BEGONNEN HAT. [Hanau/M]: Verlag Müller & Kiepenheuer, n.d. . Octavo, boards. First edition in German. Seven stories translated from the Czech by Erich Bertleff. "Fine parables, with humorous notes, in search of the definition of humanity in an age of science, reason, and the modern world's turmoil." - Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-296. "The stories are told with verve, humanity, and wit." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-799. Includes "Vampir Ltd.," a bizarre tale of possession in which a very special racing car runs on the blood of its drivers. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with light wear at upper spine end. (#162964).
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