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The Vienna Coffeehouse Wits, 1890-1938

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Publisher Comments:

Writing about the theater, the cabaret, fellow artists and feuds, politics and war, the eight artists assembled here represent the finest of the "small form," the sketches and essays fostered in the atmosphere of the Vienna coffeehouse to capture the fleeting impressions of a rapidly changing world. Above all, they are concerned with their world, Austria and particularly Vienna.

Synopsis:

"This is one book which will not only have a central place on the reviewer's own bookshelves, but will be browsed through time and again". — Austria Today

Product Details

ISBN:
9781557530646
Editor:
Segel, Harold B.
Publisher:
Purdue University Press
Editor:
Segel, Harold B.
Author:
Segel, Harold B.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Wit and humor
Subject:
European - German
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Austria & Hungary
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19950231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
390
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in 1.25 lb

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