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Paul Heyse: The Works

Paul Heyse: The Works

ByPaul Heyse

Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse was a distinguished German writer and translator. A member of two important literary societies, the Tunnel über der Spree in Berlin and Die Krokodile in Munich, he wrote novels, poetry, 177 short stories, and about sixty dramas. The sum of Heyse's many and varied productions made him a dominant figure among German men of letters. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1910 "as a tribute to the consummate artistry, permeated with idealism, which he has demonstrated during his long productive career as a lyric poet, dramatist, novelist and writer of world-renowned short stories." Wirsen, one of the Nobel judges, said that "Germany has not had a greater literary genius since Goethe." Heyse is the fourth oldest laureate in literature, after Doris Lessing, Theodor Mommsen and Jaroslav Seifert. This book is Composed of the most noted novels, short stories and novellas.

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Publication Date
Aug 8, 2013
Language
English
ISBN
9781304307330
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
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By (author): Paul Heyse

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EPUB

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