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The Lord Chandos Letter

And Other Writings

The Lord Chandos Letter( )
Translator: Rotenberg, Joel
Introduction by: Banville, John
Author: Hofmannsthal, Hugo Von
ISBN:978-1-59017-120-2
Publication Date:Jan 2005
Publisher:New York Review of Books, Incorporated, The
Imprint:NYRB Classics
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.95
Book Description:

Hugo von Hoffmannsthal made his mark as a poet, as a playwright, and as the librettist for Richard Strauss's greatest operas, but he was no less accomplished as a writer of short, strangely evocative prose works. The atmospheric stories and sketches collected here--fin-de-siècle fairy tales from the Vienna of Klimt and Freud, a number of them never before translated into English--propel the reader into a shadowy world of uncanny fates and secret desires. An aristocrat from Paris in the...
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Book Details
Pages:152
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Fantasy / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.953 x 7.839 x 0.351 Inches
Book Weight:0.365 Pounds



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