Schmidt, Arno 1914-1979
Most widely held works about Arno Schmidt
Most widely held works by Arno Schmidt
Scenes from the life of a faun : a short novel by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
30 editions published between 1953 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Concerns a civil servant's unsuccessful bid to escape Nazi influence.
The Egghead republic : a short novel from the Horse latitudes by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
61 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Nobodaddy's children by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
19 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in German and English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Three novellas on Germany from the Nazi era through the postwar years. In Scenes from the Life of a Faun, a civil servant tries to forget the war by researching the exploits of a deserter during the Napoleonic Wars, Brand's Heath is on a returning prisoner-of-war, and in Dark Mirrors the lone survivor of atomic warfare discovers he is not alone, but instead of bringing joy this brings fear. The usual sharply observed detail and sarcastic asides from an erudite writer (1914-1979). By the author of Collected Novellas.
The collected stories of Arno Schmidt by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
The works of a German experimental writer. In Caliban upon Setebos he writes : "GETT'IM! GETT'IM!!!"--Wedges of shrieking, and : "Sic, Kirby, sic!!!" : ándaándaánda=hØptohØptohØpto my synthetic soles sounded like castanets : GOspodin pomilui They definitely wouldn't take wergild! If only I didn't have to clamp my left arm like this - : "HAZZA! VITE=VITE!!!"
Die Schule der Atheisten; Novellen-Comödie in 6 Aufzügen. 19(69)70-1971 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
18 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
In the year 2014 envoys of the world's great powers hold a summit meeting in the home of William T. Kolderup and his granddaughter Suse in a German town near the Danish border.
Kaff auch Mare Crisium by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
28 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in German and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Set in northern Germany during the 1950s, Karl Richter entertains his girlfriend with the story of two colonies on the moon - one American and the other Soviet - where the last survivors of World War III have fled.
Collected early fiction, 1949-1964 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 libraries worldwide
The first in a four-volume collection of one of the most influential writers of post-World War II Germany, often called the German James Joyce. In Lake Scenery with Pocahontas, he writes: "Think. Don't be content with belief: go further. Once more through the circles of knowledge friends! And foes. Don't interpret: learn and describe. Don't futurize: be. And die without ambitions: you were. At best full of curiosity."
Kühe in Halbtrauer by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Dix récits écrits entre août 1960 et mai 1963.
Evening edged in gold by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
19 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Collected novellas by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
"The settings range from ancient Greece to 21st-century America, but all react to the stifling conservatism and cold prudery of Adenauer Germany."--Jacket.
Leviathan by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
22 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Trommler beim Zaren by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Regroupe 28 récits écrits entre 1955 et 1962, représentatifs de l'oeuvre et du style de l'écrivain allemand mort en 1979.
Die Ritter vom Geist. Von vergessenen Kollegen by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in German and English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Zettels Traum by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
46 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 178 libraries worldwide
The author speaks about the origin, structure, and purpose of his work entitled Zettels Traum. He responds to several questions posed by Dr. Christian Gneuss, and concludes by reading selections from his text.
Two novels : the stony heart & B/Moondocks by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Two novels by a German writer earlier this century who specialized in experimental fiction. The first is a satire on historical research, while the second is a comedy on the colonization of the moon.
Belphegor : Nachrichten von Büchern und Menschen by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in German and English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Das steinerne Herz : historischer Roman aus dem Jahre 1954 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
11 editions published between 1956 and 1985 in German and English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Rosen & Porree by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1985 in German and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Porträt einer Klasse : Arno Schmidt zum Gedenken ( Book )
9 editions published in 1982 in German and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Der Triton mit dem Sonnenschirm. Grossbritannische Gemütsergetzungen by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Aesthetics Andersch, Alfred,--1914-1980 Art Art appreciation Astronomers Authors, German Authors, German--Biography Bibliography Biography Brockes, Barthold Heinrich,--1680-1747 Concordances Conference proceedings Criticism, interpretation, etc. English literature Exhibition catalogs Fiction Frenssen, Gustav,--1863-1945 Friendship German drama German fiction German literature German literature--English influences Germany Germany (West) Germany--Hamburg Hindenburg-Oberrealschule (Hamm, Hamburg, Germany) Homes Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) Intellectual life Joyce, James,--1882-1941 Libraries Literature Literature, Modern May, Karl Friedrich,--1842-1912 Metaphor Michels, Wilhelm,--1904- Political and social views Political science Records and correspondence Schlotter, Eberhard Schmidt, Arno,--1914-1979 Schröter, Johann Hieronymus,--1745-1816 Short stories Steinberg, Werner,--1913- Stifter, Adalbert,--1805-1868 Style, Literary Tieck, Ludwig,--1773-1853 Translations Travel Zettels Traum (Schmidt, Arno)
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Schmidt, Arno Otto 1914-1979
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