By Robert Musil
Set in Vienna at the eve of worldwide conflict I, this nice novel of principles tells the tale of Ulrich, ex-soldier and scientist, seducer and skeptic, who unearths himself drafted into the grandiose plans for the seventieth jubilee of the Emperor Franz Josef. This new translation--published in stylish volumes--is the 1st to give Musil's whole textual content, together with fabric that remained unpublished in the course of his lifetime.
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