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The Empire of Kalman the Cripple
"Tolstoy wrote in his diaries that one has to have an extraordinary gentle sensitivity to feel the pain of a fish cut to pieces when still alive. The fish is mute and its cry does not reach our ear. The same is true about detecting the pain of the demonic prankster, Kalman the Cripple. Only a great artist can be blessed with the sensitivity and ability to discover Kalman's ...more
Hardcover, 400 pages
Published April 1st 1997 by Syracuse University Press
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