Tag Archives: Stefan Zweig

The “Flying Salzburger”

*+-The “Flying Salzburger” Stoddard Martin considers the enigma that was Zweig Among German-language authors of the first half of the 20th century Stefan Zweig is now being re-positioned near the top. Some contemporaries saw him as in ‘the first rank … Continue reading

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Stefan Zweig – yesterday’s man

*+-Stefan Zweig – yesterday’s man STODDARD MARTIN reviews a life of the aesthete and belletrist Three Lives: A Biography of Stefan Zweig Oliver Matuschek (2006), tr. Allan Blunden, Pushkin, £20 The fall of Hapsburg civilization was a catastrophe for some; … Continue reading

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What We’re Reading – Mariano Navarro

*+-What We’re Reading In a new seasonal feature, QR writers and readers tell us what’s on their reading list for the summer. This time – MARIANO NAVARRO There seems to be a lot of activity on this summer’s family calendar, … Continue reading

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