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Die Schaffnerin; Die Machtigen: Novellen [German] By Jakob Wassermann
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Jakob Wassermann (Hebrew: יעקב... More > וסרמן‎‎; March 10, 1873 – January 1, 1934) was a German writer and novelist of Jewish descent.Born in Fürth, Wassermann was the son of a shopkeeper and lost his mother at an early age. He showed literary interest early and published various pieces in small newspapers. Because his father was reluctant to support his literary ambitions, he began a short-lived apprenticeship with a businessman in Vienna after graduation.He completed his military service in Würzburg. Afterward, he stayed in southern Germany and in Zurich. In 1894 he moved to Munich. Here he worked as a secretary and later as a copy editor at the paper Simplicissimus. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jakob_Wassermann< Less
Melusine: Ein Liebesroman [German] By Jakob Wassermann
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Jakob Wassermann (Hebrew: יעקב... More > וסרמן‎‎; March 10, 1873 – January 1, 1934) was a German writer and novelist of Jewish descent.Born in Fürth, Wassermann was the son of a shopkeeper and lost his mother at an early age. He showed literary interest early and published various pieces in small newspapers. Because his father was reluctant to support his literary ambitions, he began a short-lived apprenticeship with a businessman in Vienna after graduation.He completed his military service in Würzburg. Afterward, he stayed in southern Germany and in Zurich. In 1894 he moved to Munich. Here he worked as a secretary and later as a copy editor at the paper Simplicissimus. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jakob_Wassermann< Less
Der Wendekreis - Erste Folge: Novellen [German] By Jakob Wassermann
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Jakob Wassermann (Hebrew: יעקב... More > וסרמן‎‎; March 10, 1873 – January 1, 1934) was a German writer and novelist of Jewish descent.Born in Fürth, Wassermann was the son of a shopkeeper and lost his mother at an early age. He showed literary interest early and published various pieces in small newspapers. Because his father was reluctant to support his literary ambitions, he began a short-lived apprenticeship with a businessman in Vienna after graduation.He completed his military service in Würzburg. Afterward, he stayed in southern Germany and in Zurich. In 1894 he moved to Munich. Here he worked as a secretary and later as a copy editor at the paper Simplicissimus. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jakob_Wassermann< Less
Demian: Die Geschichte von Emil Sinclairs Jugend [German] By Hermann Hesse
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Hermann Karl Hesse (German: [ˈhɛɐ̯man... More > ˈhɛsə]; 2 July 1877 – 9 August 1962) was a German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. His best-known works include Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an individual's search for authenticity, self-knowledge and spirituality. In 1946, he received the Nobel Prize in Literature.Hermann Karl Hesse was born on 2 July 1877 in the Black Forest town of Calw in Württemberg, German Empire. His parents served in India at a mission under the auspices of the Basel Mission, a Protestant Christian missionary society. Hesse's mother, Marie Gundert, was born at such a mission in India in 1842. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermann_Hesse< Less
Az uj foldesur (2. kotet) [Hungarian] By Mor Jokai
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Móric Jókay de Ásva ([ˈmoːr... More > ˈjoːkɒi], known as Mór Jókai; 18 February 1825 – 5 May 1904), outside Hungary also known as Maurus Jokai, was a Hungarian dramatist and novelist.He was born in Komárom, in the Kingdom of Hungary (present-day Komárno in Slovakia)[citation needed]. His father, József, was a member of the Ásva branch of the ancient Jókay family[citation needed]; his mother was a scion of the noble Pulays. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B3r_J%C3%B3kai< Less
Le feu [French] By Henri Barbusse
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Henri Barbusse (French... More > pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃ʁi baʁbys]; May 17, 1873 – August 30, 1935) was a French novelist and a member of the French Communist Party. He was a lifelong friend of Albert Einstein.The son of a French father and an English mother, Barbusse was born in Asnières-sur-Seine, France in 1873. Although he grew up in a small town, he left for Paris in 1889, at age 16. In 1914, at age 41, he enlisted in the French Army and served against Germany in World War I. Invalided out of the army three times, Barbusse would serve in the war for 17 months, until the end of 1915, when he was permanently moved into a clerical position due to pulmonary damage, exhaustion, and dysentery. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henri_Barbusse< Less
Jocus es Momus [Hungarian] By Mor Jokai
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Móric Jókay de Ásva ([ˈmoːr... More > ˈjoːkɒi], known as Mór Jókai; 18 February 1825 – 5 May 1904), outside Hungary also known as Maurus Jokai, was a Hungarian dramatist and novelist.He was born in Komárom, in the Kingdom of Hungary (present-day Komárno in Slovakia)[citation needed]. His father, József, was a member of the Ásva branch of the ancient Jókay family[citation needed]; his mother was a scion of the noble Pulays. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B3r_J%C3%B3kai< Less
Unterm Rad [German] By Hermann Hesse
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Hermann Karl Hesse (German: [ˈhɛɐ̯man... More > ˈhɛsə]; 2 July 1877 – 9 August 1962) was a German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. His best-known works include Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an individual's search for authenticity, self-knowledge and spirituality. In 1946, he received the Nobel Prize in Literature.Hermann Karl Hesse was born on 2 July 1877 in the Black Forest town of Calw in Württemberg, German Empire. His parents served in India at a mission under the auspices of the Basel Mission, a Protestant Christian missionary society. Hesse's mother, Marie Gundert, was born at such a mission in India in 1842. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermann_Hesse< Less
OEuvres completes de lord Byron, Tome 11 comprenant ses memoires publies par Thomas Moore [French] By George Gordon Byron, Baron Byron
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Thomas Moore (28 May 1779 – 25 February 1852) was an Irish... More > poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, now best remembered for the lyrics of "The Minstrel Boy" and "The Last Rose of Summer". He was responsible, with John Murray, for burning Lord Byron's memoirs after his death. In his lifetime he was often referred to as Anacreon Moore.Thomas Moore was born at 12 Aungier Street in Dublin, Ireland. over his father's grocery shop, his father being from the Kerry Gaeltacht and his mother, Anastasia Codd, from Wexford. He had two younger sisters, Kate and Ellen.From a relatively early age Moore showed an interest in music and other performing arts. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Moore< Less
Za narodov blagor: Komedija v stirih dejanjih [Slovenian] By Ivan Cankar
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Ivan Cankar ( pronunciation (help·info)) (10 May... More > 1876 – 11 December 1918) was a Slovene writer, playwright, essayist, poet and political activist. Together with Oton Župančič, Dragotin Kette, and Josip Murn, he is considered as the beginner of modernism in Slovene literature. He is regarded as the greatest writer in the Slovene language, and has sometimes been compared to Franz Kafka and James Joyce.Ivan Cankar was born in the Carniolan town of Vrhnika near Ljubljana. He was one of the many children of a poor artisan who emigrated to Bosnia shortly after Ivan's birth. He was raised by his mother, Neža Cankar née Pivk, with whom he established a close, but ambivalent relationship. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivan_Cankar< Less

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