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Author Roth, Joseph, 1894-1939

Common Titl Briefe 1911-1939. English
Title Joseph Roth : a life in letters / translated and edited by Michael Hofmann

Publ Info New York : W. W. Norton & Co., [2012]
Edition First edition
 CCRI-Warwick  PT2635 .O84 Z48 2012    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PT2635.O84 Z48 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript xvii, 551, pages8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
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volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents 1894-1920 : youth, war, Brody, and Vienna -- 1920-1925 : Berlin, newspapers, early novels, and marriage -- 1925-1933 : Paris, points south and east, disappointment, tragedy, and triumph -- 1933-1939 : after Hitler: work, despair, diminishing circles, work, and death
Note Translated from the German
The tumultuous life of the Austrian writer best known for "The Radetzky March" is described through letters that recall his father's and wife's mental illnesses, numerous mistresses, and travel to Paris
LC subject Roth, Joseph, 1894-1939 -- Correspondence
Authors, Austrian -- 20th century -- Biography
Jewish authors -- Austria -- 20th century -- Biography
Add Author Hofmann, Michael, 1957 August 25-
ISBN 9780393060645 (hardcover)
0393060640 (hardcover)