R. Musil – The Man Without Qualities

Diotima received him with the indulgent smile of an eminent lady who knows

that she is also beautiful and has to forgive men, superficial creatures
that they are, for always thinking of her beauty first.

*J.S. Sargent – Lady Agnew of Lochnaw

3 comments on “R. Musil – The Man Without Qualities

  1. unpaginated says:

    Musil is a favorite. I just acquired Flypaper, which is a collection of his very short fiction put out Penguin UK. I wish it were in print and available in the States, but sadly that’s not the case. Right now I’m working on translating the title story and putting it online.

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