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Schnitzler, Arthur 1862-1931

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Anatol by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

179 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in 19 languages and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript of play
La ronde by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

195 editions published between 1909 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published for private circulation in Vienna in 1900, Arthur Schnitzler's famous play looks at the sexual morality and class ideology of his day through a series of sexual encounters between pairs of characters. When published publicly in 1903, it became an immediate best-seller, scandalized Viennese society, and a year later was censored. Schnitzler was accused of pornography and worse. In 1922 Freud wrote to him that "you have learned through intuition - though actually as a result of sensitive introspection - everything that I have had to unearth by laborious work on other persons." By choosing characters across the social spectrum, La Ronde offers a powerful view of how sexual contact transgresses boundaries of class. Nicholas Rudall's new translation sensitively captures the language distinctions of the representative characters in the play while providing a remarkably playable script."--Jacket
Casanova's homecoming by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

254 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happens to the great lover when he is old and no longer great?
Rhapsody : a dream novel by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

201 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Like his Viennese contemporary Sigmund Freud, the doctor and dramatist Arthur Schnitzler (1862-1931) was a bold pioneer in exploring the dark tangled roots of human sexuality." "Arthur Schnitzler is probably most famous for La Ronde, a play too scandalous to publish or perform in his own lifetime but whose daisy-chain of couplings inspired both Max Ophuls's classic film and David Hare's modernized version, The Blue Room, which played to sell-out audiences in the West End and on Broadway. Dream Story is an equally erotic work, in which a married couple are first traumatized and then achieve a new depth of understanding by confessing to each other their sexual fantasies, dream-like adventures and might-have-beens ..." "Taking us on a guided tour of Vienna's seedy cafes, redlight district, decadent villas, hospitals and morgue, Schnitzler uncovers the violence and depravity lurking beneath the surface of civilized society." "Dream Story is the inspiration for the film Eyes Wide Shut, co-written by Stanley Kubrick and Frederic Raphael."--Jacket
The road into the open by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

126 editions published between 1907 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the outset, 'The Road to The Open' is about a talented young composer suffering from a lack of inspiration. It is, however, a brilliant description of a slice of pre-World War I Viennese society, especially its intelligentsia. The novel dexterously showcases 'fin-de-siècle Austria' - the veritable Austria of the salons, cafes and musical concert
Fräulein Else; a novel by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

213 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While staying with her aunt at a fashionable spa, Else receives an unexpected telegram from her mother, begging her to save her father from debtor's jail. The only way out, it seems, is to approach an elderly acquaintance in order to borrow money from him. Through this telegram, Else is forced into the reality of a world entirely at odds with her romantic imagination? with horrific consequences
None but the brave by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

210 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With Peter Altenberg and Hugo von Hofmansthal, Arthur Schnitzler was a major modernist of the period of Viennese intellectual activity from 1890 to 1930. Born in 1862 and trained as a physician, Schnitzler increasingly came to be influenced by the psychoanalysis centered around Sigmund Freud. Ultimately he gave up medicine to devote himself to writing brilliant psychological portraits of the Viennese bourgeois and upper classes of the fin de siecle." "Schnitzler's most famous works include his dramas. Anatol (1893), Liebelei (1896), and The Green Cockatoo (1899), and the fictions The Lonely Way (1904), The Road Into the Open (1908), Casanova's Homecoming (1918), and Dream Story (1926). Lieutenant Gustl, published in 1901, is among Schnitzler's major short works, and is important as one of the first examples in this century of "stream of consciousness" narration. James Joyce has admitted to have been influenced by this book in writing Ulysses." "A tour de force of modernist point-of-view, Lieutenant Gustl is highly critical of Austria's militarism, and resulted in anti-Semitic attacks to Schnitzler when it was first published."--Jacket
Daybreak by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

113 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der junge Leutnant Wilhelm Kasda wird von seinem ehemaligen Dienstkamerad aufgesucht, der ihn um 960 Gulden anfleht, da er sich aus der Firmenkasse bedient hat und nun Angst hat, dies könnte ans Tageslicht kommen. Da Wilhelm jedoch selbst nur 120 Gulden besitzt, beschließt er das Geld für seinen Freund am Spieltisch zu gewinnen. Beim Kartenspiel mit Herren der besseren Gesellschaft, unter ihnen ein zwielichtiger Konsul, gewinnt Wilhelm auf die Schnelle über tausend Gulden. Eine Reihe von Zufällen bringen Wilhelm im Laufe der Nacht jedoch immer wieder zurück zum Spiel und zur schönen Leopoldine Labus, einem Schatten seiner Vergangenheit
Flight into darkness by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

55 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Erzählenden Schriften by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

33 editions published between 1922 and 1981 in German and Undetermined and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Bernhardi : a comedy by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

55 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript of play
Therese : chronik eines frauenlebens by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

88 editions published between 1928 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Schnitzler: Gesammelte Werke. Die erzählenden Schriften, 2 Bände, Frankfurt a.M.: S. Fischer Verlag, 1961. Erstdruck: S. Fischer Verlag, 1928
Beatrice; a novel by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

65 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beatrice Heinold, widow of well-known actor Ferdinand, is summering at one of the small lake villages in the Salzkammergut with her son Hugo. This is a genteel crowd of Viennese bourgeoisie, sophisticated, urbane and liberated. However, Beatrice realizes that her young son, Hugo, is either having an affair with, of close to doing so with Baroness Fortunata Schon, of whom Beatrice does not at all approve. She tries to confront the Baroness pleading for her son to be left in his innocence and is given the promise, but realizes immediately that the promise will not be kept. Things complexify, however, when Beatrice inexplicably starts a passionate love affair with Hugo{u2019}s best friend, and after learning from him that her late husband, whom she had idolized as the perfect lover and husband, had many affairs during their married life. This weighs deeply on her, and she even contemplates further affairs with others in the community in some sort of revenge on her dead husband. --Bob Corbett at
Dr. Graesler by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

51 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Schnitzler: Gesammelte Werke. Die erzählenden Schriften, 2 Bände, Frankfurt a.M.: S. Fischer Verlag, 1961. Erstdruck: Berliner Tageblatt, 10. Februar - 17. März 1917
Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

77 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vorbemerkung; 1. Handschriften; Umschlag; Entwurfsskizz; Figurenliste FI; Skizze S1; Skizze S2; Skizze S3; Skizze S4; Skizze S5; Skizze S6; Skizze S7; Notiz N1; Notiz N2; Notiz N3; Notiz N4; Notiz N5; Notiz N6; Notiz N7; Notiz N8; Notiz N9; Notiz N10; Notiz N11; Notiz N12; Notiz N13; Notiz N14; Notiz N15; Notiz N16; Notiz N17; 2. Drucktext; 2.1 Herausgebereingriff; 3. Kommentar; 4. Anhang; 4.1 Briefe Franziska Lawners an Schnitzler 1899-1900; 4.2 Schnitzler über Franziska Lawner 1899-1900; 4.3 Konkordanz der Textzeuge; 4.4 Siglenverzeichni
Die dramatischen werke by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefwechsel by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

58 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lonely way, Intermezzo, Countess Mizzie : three plays by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

23 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Personnages : 3 femmes, 5 hommes
Eyes wide shut by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

63 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een echtpaar met het verlangen naar meer seksuele opwinding, waagt zich aan erotische experimenten waarmee hun huwelijk in gevaar komt
Jugend in Wien. Eine Autobiographie by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

71 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The road into the open
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Arthur Schnitzler austerriksk skribent

Arthur Schnitzler Austrian writer

Arthur Schnitzler escriptor austríac

Arthur Schnitzler escritor austríaco

Arthur Schnitzler Oostenrijks schrijver

Arthur Schnitzler österreichischer Erzähler und Dramatiker

Arthur Schnitzler österrikisk författare

Arthur Schnitzler østerriksk skribent

Arthur Schnitzler østrigsk skribent

Arthur Schnitzler rakouský lékař a spisovatel

Arthur Schnitzler romancier et médecin autrichien

Arthur Schnitzler scrittore, drammaturgo e medico austriaco

Arthurus Schnitzler

Arturs Šniclers


Schnitzler 1862-1931

Schnitzler, A. 1862-1931

Schnitzler, A. (Arthur) , 1862-1931

Schnitzler, Alfred 1862-1931

Schnitzler Arthur

Schnitzler, Artur.

Schnitzler, Artur 1862-1931

Schnitzler, Arturo

Schnitzler, Arturo 1862-1931

Shinicile, .. 1862-1931

Shinizile, A'ertu'er 1862-1931

Shnicler, Artur 1862-1931

Shnitsler, Arhur 1862-1931

Shnitsler, Arṭur 1862-1931

Shunitsureru 1862-1931

Shunittsurā 1862-1931

Shunittsurā, Arutua 1862-1931

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Šnicler, Artur.

Šnicler, Artur 1862-1931

Ŝnicler, Arturo

Šniclers, Arturs 1862-1931

Šnitcler, Artur 1862-1931

Šnitclers, Arturs 1862-1931

Snitsler, Artur 1862-1931

Šnitzler, Arthur 1862-1931

Šnitzler, Artur 1862-1931

Sznicler, A. 1862-1931

Άρθουρ Σνίτσλερ Αυστριακός πεζογράφος και θεατρικός συγγραφέας

Артур Шницлер

Артур Шницлер австрийский писатель

Артур Шніцлер

Шнитцлер А

Шнитцлер А. 1862-1931

Шнитцлер, Артур 1862-1931

Шницлер, Артур 1862-1931

Шницлеръ, Артуръ, 1862-1931

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ארתור שניצלר

שניצלער, ארטור

שניצלער, ארטור 1862-1931

שניצלער, ארטור 1962־1931

שניצלער, ארתור 1862-1931

שניצלר, ארטור

שניצלר, ארטור 1862-1931

שניצלר, ארתור

שניצלר, ארתור 1862-1931

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أرتور شنتسلر

آرتور شنیتسلر نویسنده اتریشی

أرثر شنيتسلر، 1862-1931

شنيتسلر، أرتور، 1862-1931

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쉬니츨러, 아더 1862-1931

슈니쓸러, 아르투어 1862-1931

슈니츨러, 아르뛰르 1862-1931

슈니츨러, 아르투르 1862-1931

슈니츨러, 아르투어 1862-1931

슈니츨러, 아르트르 1862-1931

슈니츨러, 아투르 1862-1931

슈니틀러, 아르투어 1862-1931

아르투어 슈니츨러


アルトゥル・シュニッツラー 1862-1931


シュニッツラー, A.

シュニッツラー, アルシール

シュニッツラー, アルトゥーア

シュニッツラー, アルトゥール




阿尔图尔·施尼茨勒 1862-1931

施尼茨勒, 阿尔图尔 1862-1931

La rondeCasanova's homecomingRhapsody : a dream novelThe road into the openFräulein Else; a novelNone but the braveBeatrice; a novelThe lonely way, Intermezzo, Countess Mizzie : three plays