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Weiss, Peter 1916-1982

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Most widely held works by Peter Weiss
The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade; [a play] by Peter Weiss( Book )

63 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marquis de Sade, confined to an insane asylum, stages a play about the assassination of the French revolutionary Marat, using the inmates as actors
The investigation : a play by Peter Weiss( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and German and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a German court twenty years later, 21 people go on trial for the four million people destroyed in Auschwitz concentration camp during 1941-1945. Dialogue includes actual testimony of the accused and the accusers
Die Verfolgung und Ermordung Jean Paul Marats, dargestellt durch die Schauspielgruppe des Hospizes zu Charenton unter Anleitung des Herrn de Sade by Peter Weiss( Book )

160 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bodies and shadows; two short novels by Peter Weiss( Book )

80 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman, udformet som en række vekslende monologer af absurdfantastisk tilsnit
Die Ermittlung, Oratorium in 11 Gesängen by Peter Weiss( Book )

133 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die DVD enhält das Theaterstück "Die Ermittlung" nach dem Schauspiel von Peter Weiss (Regie: Peter Schulze-Rohr; Norddeutscher Rundfunk, 1966)
Fluchtpunkt; Roman by Peter Weiss( Book )

103 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abschied von den Eltern : Erzählung by Peter Weiss( Book )

103 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in German and English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bij de dood van zijn ouders overdenkt een man zijn jeugd en groei naar volwassenheid in een emigrantengezin
Der Schatten des Körpers des Kutschers by Peter Weiss( Book )

96 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experimentele novelle
Die Ästhetik des Widerstands : Roman by Peter Weiss( Book )

65 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschrijving van het leven en het lot van Duitse emigranten, kort voor het uitbreken van de Tweede Wereldoorlog, die een duidelijk beeld geeft van de onderlinge verdeeldheid van de anti-nazi's
Hölderlin; Stück in zwei Akten by Peter Weiss( Book )

74 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the cultural life of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam by Peter Weiss( Book )

27 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trotsky in exile; a play by Peter Weiss( Book )

7 editions published between 1937 and 1973 in English and German and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramen by Peter Weiss( Book )

14 editions published in 1968 in 4 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exile; a novel by Peter Weiss( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trotzki im Exil : Stück in 2 Akten by Peter Weiss( Book )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aesthetics of resistance by Peter Weiss( Book )

13 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical novel about the struggles of the German Communist anti-Hitlerian networks from 1937 to the end of World War II
Marat/Sade ; The investigation ; and the shadow of the body of the coachman by Peter Weiss( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Weiss (1916-1982) was virtually unknown in the mid-1960s when Peter Brook made Marat/Sade into a film. The weaving of time, space, plot, real-and-imagined characters, sexual liberation, and surrealist imagery made Marat/Sade a sensation. Little did audiences realize that this counterculture classic was written by a German Jew. At that time, Weiss was also at work on a play about Auschwitz: The Investigation. These two dramas are in this volume along with The Shadow of the Body of the Coachman. All are cogently introduced and edited by Robert Cohen
Die Verfolgung und Ermordung Jean Paul Marats dargestellt durch die Schauspielgruppe des Hospizes zu Charenton unter Anleitung des Herrn de Sade; Drama in zwei Akten by Peter Weiss( Book )

51 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No play by a German since Brecht has enjoyed the success of 'Marat/Sade'. This English language version by Skelton and Mitchell was the text used in Peter Brook's production for the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1994
Rapporte by Peter Weiss( Book )

36 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new trial by Peter Weiss( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First-time publication in English, one of Peter Weiss' last works which takes a surreal look at the fortunes of "Josef K," attorney, whose law firm appears to be sincere and appealing to the public while masking a dark, fascistic impulse to ach
 
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The persecution and assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as performed by the inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade; [a play]
Alternative Names
Bai̋s, Peter 1916-1982

Peter Ulrich Weiss německý spisovatel

Peter Weiss

Peter Weiss dramaturgo

Peter Weiss Duits auteur

Peter Weiss écrivain allemand

Peter Weiss germana-svedlanda verkisto, pentristo kaj grafikisto

Peter Weiss scrittore e drammaturgo tedesco

Peter Weiss (spisovateľ)

Peter Weiss Swedish-German playwright and author

Peter Weiss tysk-svensk författare och konstnär

Pēteris Veiss

Petrus Weiss

Sinclair 1916-1982

Vaĭs, Peter

Vais, Peter 1916-1982

Veis, Peter.

Veĭs, Peter 1916-1982

Weiss, Peter

Weiß, Peter 1916-1982

Weiss, Peter Ulrich

Weiss, Peter Ulrich 1916-1982

Вайс, Петер Ульрих

Вейс, Петер, 1916-1982

Петер Вайс немецкий писатель

Петэр Вайс

וייס, פטר 1916-1982

פטר וייס

بيتر فايس

بيتر فايس، 1916-1982

بيتر فايس، 1916-1982 م

پتر وایس

바이스, 페터 1916-1982

바이스, 페테르 1916-1982

봐이스, 페터 1916-1982

페터 바이스

ヴァイス, ペーター

ペーター・ヴァイス

ペーター・ヴァイス 1916-1982

彼得·魏斯

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The aesthetics of resistanceMarat/Sade ; The investigation ; and the shadow of the body of the coachmanDie Verfolgung und Ermordung Jean Paul Marats dargestellt durch die Schauspielgruppe des Hospizes zu Charenton unter Anleitung des Herrn de Sade; Drama in zwei AktenThe new trialAn introduction to the works of Peter WeissRethinking Peter Weiss