Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred Döblin

The story concerns a small-time criminal, Franz Biberkopf, fresh from prison, who is drawn into the underworld. When his criminal mentor murders the prostitute whom Biberkopf has been relying on as an anchor, he realizes that he will be unable to extricate himself from the underworld into which he has sunk.

The 184th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 4th on Best German Novels of the Twentieth Century (Wikipedia)
  2. - 70th on The Novel 100: A Ranking of the Greatest Novels of All Time (The Novel 100)
  3. - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)
  4. - ZEIT-Bibliothek der 100 Bücher (Die Zeit)
  5. - The 100 Best Books in the World (AbeBooks.de (in German))
  6. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Berlin, Alexanderplatz Mass Market Paperback 2509770 $199.91 $6.84 1981
Berlin Alexanderplatz (BUR GRANDI ROMANZI) (Italian Edition) Kindle Edition 1278020 $12.99 2012
Berlin Alexanderplatz (German Edition) Paperback 3912123 $12.64 2013
Berlin Alexanderplatz Paperback 1199577 $23.40 $27.98 2013
Berlin Alexanderplatz Kindle Edition 162148 2014
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte vom Franz Biberkopf. Hardcover 1344106 $19.08 1980
Berlin Alexanderplatz (German Edition) Paperback 1107322 $32.08 $5.70 1994
Berlín Alexanderplatz (NARRATIVAS) (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 312777 $5.40 2014
Berlin Alexanderplatz (Folio) (French Edition) Paperback 7181301 $11.75 $13.63 2010
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Lektüreschlüssel für Schüler Paperback 13393076 $2.82 $2.74 2002
Berlin Alexanderplatz: Die Geschichte von Franz Biberkopf (German Edition) Audio CD 2514581 $176.09 2005
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte vom Franz Biberkopf. Paperback 12595009 $122.39 2001
Berlin Alexanderplatz. 3 CDs Audio CD 1842311 $66.00
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Erläuterungen und Dokumente. (Lernmaterialien) Paperback 1119751 $5.16 $5.41 1998
Berlin Alexanderplatz Audio CD 15074629 $27.14 2007
Berlin Alexanderplatz Hardcover 2764440 $19.25 $25.36 2008
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte vom Franz Biberkopf. Paperback 7941832 $23.40 2002
Berlin Alexanderplatz Perfect Paperback 5155405 $20.33 $9.43 2008
Berlin Alexanderplatz. (Lernmaterialien) Paperback 1572137 $20.21 1998
Lektüreschlüssel. Alfred Döblin: Berlin Alexanderplatz: Reclam Lektüreschlüssel (German Edition) Kindle Edition 1420112 2008
Berlin Alexanderplatz Hardcover 12468481 $332.78 $120.72 2007
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte von Franz Biberkopf. Hardcover 15717265 $83.18 $35.44 1999
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte vom Franz Biberkopf Paperback 5981611 $28.99 $8.41 2001
Oldenbourg Interpretationen, Bd.74, Berlin Alexanderplatz Paperback 16738796 $16.00 1995
Berlin Alexanderplatz. Die Geschichte vom Franz Biberkopf. Hardcover 14222781 $79.47 $9.72 1993