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Lion Feuchtwanger (1884–1958)

Autor(a) de The Oppermanns

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About the Author

Lion Feuchtwanger, novelist and dramatist, was born in Munich, Germany, the son of a wealthy manufacturer. The rise of the Nazis drove him to France, and after the collapse of that country he escaped to Spain with great difficulty. He reached the United States in 1940. A major work is his trilogy mostrar mais on the Jewish historian: Josephus (1932), The Jew of Rome (1935), and Josephus and the Emperor (1942). He was best known in Germany as a dramatist, but his international success was due to his revival of the historical novel written with modern psychological understanding. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Lion Feuchtwanger

The Oppermanns (1933) 394 exemplares
Jew Süss (1925) 361 exemplares
Raquel: The Jewess of Toledo (1955) — Autor — 300 exemplares
Proud Destiny (1947) 136 exemplares
The Ugly Duchess (1923) — Autor — 129 exemplares
Josephus (1932) — Autor — 100 exemplares
Josephus Trilogy (1932) — Autor — 86 exemplares
The Jew of Rome (1935) — Autor — 85 exemplares
Paris Gazette (1939) 80 exemplares
'Tis Folly to Be Wise (1952) — Autor — 78 exemplares
The Pretender (1936) — Autor — 72 exemplares
Josephus and the Emperor (1942) — Autor — 55 exemplares
Simone (1944) 53 exemplares
Jephta and his daughter (1957) — Autor — 52 exemplares
The Lautensack Brothers (1943) 47 exemplares
Moscow 1937 (1937) 16 exemplares
The house of Desdemona (1963) 9 exemplares
Der tönerne Gott (1991) 7 exemplares
Ein möglichst intensives Leben (2018) 5 exemplares
Der Preis (1987) 5 exemplares
Rókák a szőlőben I-II (1974) 4 exemplares
Ein Buch nur für meine Freunde (1984) 3 exemplares
Framgång (2020) 3 exemplares
Obras selectas (1973) 3 exemplares
Odysseus and the Swine (1949) 3 exemplares
Erzählungen - Pep (1985) 3 exemplares
Die Brüder Lautensack - Simone (1964) 3 exemplares
Mudrost luđaka (1978) 2 exemplares
Lisy w winnicy. tom I 2 exemplares
Jud Suss (2006) 2 exemplares
A zsidó háború 1 exemplar
OPENHAJMOVI 1 exemplar
SINOVI 1 exemplar
LLEGARÁ EL DÍA 1 exemplar
Ballata spagnola 1 exemplar
Erfolg. Buch zum TV- Film. (1991) 1 exemplar
Desdemonin dùm 1 exemplar
P'esy. 1 exemplar
LAZNI NERON 1 exemplar
EL JUDIO DE ROMA 1 exemplar
Goya - Vol. 1 1 exemplar
Altindische Schauspiele (1969) 1 exemplar
Židovská válka 1 exemplar
Erfolg 1 exemplar
Goja 1 exemplar
Gota - Vol. 2 1 exemplar
Száműzetés 1 exemplar
Edu 1 exemplar
Faithful Peter 1 exemplar
Briefwechsel 1933-1958. (1984) 1 exemplar
Gesammelte Werke — Autor — 1 exemplar
Feuchtwanger művei (1981) 1 exemplar
Stücke in prosa 1 exemplar
Razboiul evreilor 1 exemplar
Sublime Destino 1 exemplar
1983 1 exemplar
2008 1 exemplar
Obras Selectas I (1973) 1 exemplar
Španska balada 1 exemplar
Apsolītā zeme : romāns (1989) 1 exemplar
Гойя 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Black Water 2: More Tales of the Fantastic (1990) — Contribuidor — 153 exemplares
The Jewish caravan : great stories of twenty-five centuries (1935) — Contribuidor, algumas edições131 exemplares
A Golden Treasure of Jewish Literature (1937) — Contribuidor — 76 exemplares
The Visions of Simone Machard (1941) — Contribuidor — 34 exemplares
Het derde Testament : Joodse verhalen (1995) — Contribuidor, algumas edições7 exemplares
The Best Short Short Stories from Collier's (1948) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares
Deutschland. Schöne Heimat. Mit einem Vorspurch von Lion Feuchtwanger. (1956) — Prefácio, algumas edições2 exemplares


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"Гойя" 1951 - гістарычны раман Ліона Фейхтвангера аб жыцці іспанскага мастака 🧑🏼‍🎨 Францыска Гойі. Кнігу аўтар пачаў пісаць у ЗША ў 1943, куды збег ад гітлераўскай Германіі.
Раман апісваеў жыццё Гойі з 1793 да 1806. Асноўная частка рамана прысвечана сувязі 👩‍❤️‍👨 мастака з герцагіняй Альба. Але кніга цапляе не толькі любоўнымі інтрыгамі. Цікава тое, што гэта інтрыга цесна звязана з палітычным жыццём Іспаніі, дзе да гэтуль пануе інквізіцыя🔥, якая трымае ў страхе іспанскую інтелігенцыя.
Гэта кніга цікава антуражам рамантычных падзей, апісаннем той эпохі, дзе адбывалася інтрыжка. Чытач акунаецца ў жыццё іспанскага грамадства канца XVIII ст. - гамадства знатных асоб👸, кіруючых эліт. Добра апісаны маральныя ўстаноўкі таго соцыума, усе яго хібы і недарэчнасці.
Пакуль Гойя гуляў у палітыяныя гульні Іспаніі, у нашай гісторыі дзяржавы адбылося паўстанне Касцюшкі, трэці падзел Рэчы паспалітай і адыход сучасных беларускіх земляў да Расійскай Імперыі.
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belpalichka | Jan 3, 2024 |
Like watching a car-crash in slow motion . . . but knowing the outcome before it even begins. Written in 'real time': 1933--Hitler's ascension to power and the corresponding impact on Germans, be they Jewish or Christian.
booksinbed | 11 outras críticas | Sep 19, 2023 |
A remarkable achievement that left me wondering how Feuchtwanger can have essentially dropped out of sight of modern readers. I have several other books of his and now they need to move up the list. I cannot help but wonder how he would fare in a modern translation (mine, and I think the only one in English, is old; it was done by the indefatigable translators from the 1930s, Willa and Edwin Muir. There were some oddities but overall I thought it a very fluid job); the writing is strong and wonderfully evocative. Feuchtwanger has chosen a true story to retell and, of course, embellish. It’s one of those stories that is so unbelievable that it cannot be anything except true (and my quick researches suggest that it is largely based on history, though deviating significantly in the end. Even so, Feuchtwanger’s ending struck me as just about perfect.) It is the story of a court Jew, Joseph Süss (or Süß) Oppenheimer (1698-1738), whose extraordinary gift for finance and feel for politics leads to his position as the top financial advisor—and then, the top advisor in all ways—for the Duke Karl Alexander of Württemberg. It is the story of his rise and fall and is crammed full of politics, religion, psychology, and even sex, all in a cauldron of inconceivable wealth and power. It evokes the time and the place so brilliantly you can smell the decay. Hubris? To excess. Wisdom? Remarkably enough, more than plenty. By turns hilarious and immensely sad, it is an extraordinary book.… (mais)
Gypsy_Boy | 7 outras críticas | Aug 24, 2023 |
This is a novel written by a German man during the first 8 months of Hitler's reign as Chancellor. It was very distressing and painful to read yet was well worth it. It is the story of a family whose adult members made different choices about whether - or when - to leave Germany after Hitler took power. The writer did, infact, leave Germany before it was too late, although not all of his relatives & friends did. He later lived in the US and wrote many other books. I intend to read at least some of them.… (mais)
RickGeissal | 11 outras críticas | Aug 16, 2023 |



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