German Short Stories 1900-1945 by H. M. WaidsonGerman Short Stories 1900-1945 by H. M. Waidson

German Short Stories 1900-1945

EditorH. M. Waidson


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This 1960 collection draws together six short stories from major figures in the landscape of German literature. Broadly representing the period from the beginning of the twentieth century to 1945, it includes carefully chosen selections from the writings of Thomas Mann, Herman Hesse, Robert Walser, Franz Kafka, Stefan Zweig and Friedo Lampe. All of the stories are printed in the original German, although each author is provided with an English introduction and a German-English vocabulary is included at the end of the text. This concise volume will interest anyone with an interest in German literature and its language.
Title:German Short Stories 1900-1945Format:PaperbackDimensions:140 pages, 7.99 × 5 × 0.31 inPublisher:Cambridge University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521067170

ISBN - 13:9780521067171

Appropriate for ages: 16 - adult


Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Thomas Mann: 'Das Eisenbahnunglück', 'Das Wunderkind'; 2. Hermann Hesse: 'Die Verlobung'; 3. Robert Walser: 'Die kleine Berlinerin'; 4. Franz Kafka: 'Ein Hungerkünstler'; 5. Stefan Zweig: 'Episode am Genfer See'; 6. Friedo Lampe: 'Am Leuchtturm'; Vocabulary.