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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 )
91 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and German and held by 2,654 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 1966 and 1999 in English and German and held by 1,399 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 )
127 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Ermittlung, Oratorium in 11 Gesängen by Peter Weiss ( Book )
107 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 782 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 )
80 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abschied von den Eltern : Erzählung by Peter Weiss ( Book )
132 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Ästhetik des Widerstands : Roman by Peter Weiss ( Book )
92 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trotsky in exile; a play by Peter Weiss ( Book )
14 editions published between 1937 and 1973 in English and German and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Schatten des Körpers des Kutschers. (Die Bilder sind Peter Weiss' Collagen für die Erstausg. von 1960 entnommen und wurden von ihm für diesen Band ausgewählt by Peter Weiss ( Book )
79 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in German and English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hölderlin; Stück in zwei Akten by Peter Weiss ( Book )
78 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramen by Peter Weiss ( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exile; a novel by Peter Weiss ( Book )
5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on the cultural life of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam by Peter Weiss ( Book )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Gespräch der drei Gehenden : [Fragment] by Peter Weiss ( Book )
53 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new trial by Peter Weiss ( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 364 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
Trotzki im Exil. Stück in 2 Akten by Peter Weiss ( Book )
26 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in German and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bodies and shadows; two short novels by Peter Weiss ( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aesthetics of resistance by Peter Weiss ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 325 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
Rapporte by Peter Weiss ( Book )
24 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bai̋s, Peter, 1916-1982
Peter Weiss
Sinclair 1916-1982 Pseudonym
Vais, 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
Вейс, Петер, 1916-1982
וייס, פטר 1916-1982
بيتر فايس، 1916-1982
ヴァイス, ペーター
ペーター・ヴァイス 1916-1982
Languages
German (853)
English (199)
French (4)
Italian (3)
Germanic (1)
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