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Bobrowski, Johannes 1917-1965

Overview
Works: 526 works in 2,064 publications in 3 languages and 15,389 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Records and correspondence  Maps 
Subject Headings: Authors, German 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other, Honoree, Lyricist, Interviewee, Adapter, Translator, Illustrator, Dedicatee, Composer, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PT2603.O13, 831.914
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Most widely held works by Johannes Bobrowski
Levins Mühle : 34 Sätze über meinen Grossvater; Roman by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

159 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Es ist vielleicht falsch, wenn ich jetzt erzähle, wie mein Großvater die Mühle weggeschwemmt hat, aber vielleicht ist es auch nicht falsch. Auch wenn es auf die Familie zurückfällt." - so beginnt Johannes Bobrowski seinen Roman über die Wassermüller. Bobrowski verpackt das schwierige Thema in eine leichtgängige, anschauliche Parabel - die weit weg im malerischen Culmerland und in einer lange vergangenen Zeit spielt. Da die Zeiten schlecht sind, wenden sich die Bauern im westpreußischen Dorf Neumühl immer öfter an die Verkaufsmühle anstatt an die Lohnmühle im Ort, um schneller Geld für ihr Getreide zu bekommen. Dem Lohnmüller Johann - einem national gesinnten Preußen - wird es zu bunt: Kurzerhand zerstört er in der Nacht die Verkaufsmühle seines Konkurrenten, des polnisch-jüdischen Leo Levin, und nutzt die bestehenden Machtverhältnisse zu seinen Gunsten. Leo Levin versucht daraufhin per Gericht Gerechtigkeit zu erlangen - kein einfaches Unterfangen im preußischen Deutschland des ausgehenden 19. Jahrhunderts. Bobrowskis anschauliche und nur auf der Oberfläche leichte Erzählung traf bei ihrer Veröffentlichung im Jahr 1964 den Nerv der Zeit. Die Defa-Verfilmung "Levins Mühle" (1980) von Horst Seemann erhielt nationale sowie internationale Aufmerksamkeit. Die MDR-Produktion mit Bühnenstar Traugott Buhre bringt Bobrowskis Brückenschlag zwischen eingängiger Sprache und heiklem Thema auf den Punkt
Litauische Claviere. Roman by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

78 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadow land: selected poems by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wetterzeichen. Gedichte by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

51 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mäusefest und andere Erzählungen by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

45 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johannes Bobrowski by Brian Keith-Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im Windgesträuch; Gedichte aus dem Nachlass by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

31 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in German and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levin's mill : a novel by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in English and German and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic tale from a German writer on a miller's efforts to ruin the Jewish migrant who built a mill downstream. The time is 1874, the setting a West Prussian village of Jews, Poles, Germans and Gypsies
Boehlendorff und andere. Erzählungen by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in German and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Mahner by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 1986 in German and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadow lands : selected poems by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems on East Prussia, the land, the people, its pre-Christian history. In The Road of the Armies, he writes: "Once, / here on the dark slope, / Orpheus walked. The wood resounds eternally / with his lament."
Schattenland Ströme; Gedichte by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

41 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Werke by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

51 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in German and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johannes Bobrowski : Selbstzeugnisse und Beiträge über sein Werk by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

29 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in German and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarmatische Zeit : Gedichte by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

37 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darkness and a little light by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories by a German writer. In Mouse Feast, a Jewish shopkeeper asks the moon what to do about the German invasion of Poland, That Was Really the End is on displaced persons in World War II, and Boehlendorff is on the wanderings of a 19th Century revolutionary poet
Literarisches Klima : ganz neue Xenien, doppelte Ausführung by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Werke by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in German and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefwechsel by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in German and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Werke by Johannes Bobrowski( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in German and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Darkness and a little light
Alternative Names
Bobrovskij, Iogannes 1917-1965

Bobrovskis, Johanesas.

Bobrovskis Johanesas 1917-1965

Bobrovskis, Johaness 1917-1965

Bobrowski Johannes

Bobrowski, Johannes Konrad Bernhard 1917-1965

Bobrowsky, Johannes 1917-1965

Johanesas Bobrovskis

Johannes Bobrowski Duits schrijver

Johannes Bobrowski en tysk författare

Johannes Bobrowski German author

Johannes Bobrowski německý básník a prozaik

Johannes Bobrowski niemiecki poeta, prozaik i eseista

Johannes Bobrowski poète allemand

Johannes Bobrowski saksalainen kirjailija ja esseisti

Johannes Bobrowski scrittore tedesco

Бобровский, Иоганнес 1917-1965

Бобровский, Иоханнес 1917-1965

Иоганнес Бобровский немецкий прозаик и поэт

Йоханес Бобровски

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בוברובסקי, יוהאנס 1917-1965

يوهانس بوبروفسكي

يوهانس بوبروفسكي مؤلف ألماني

ボブロウスキー, ヨハネス

ボブロウスキー, ヨハンネス

ボブロフスキー

Languages
German (699)

English (54)

Italian (1)

Covers
Levin's mill : a novelShadow lands : selected poemsDarkness and a little light