WorldCat Identities

Schmidt, Arno 1914-1979

Overview
Works: 715 works in 1,890 publications in 3 languages and 23,105 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Creator, Translator, Illustrator, Contributor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Arranger
Classifications: PT2638.M453, 833.914
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Kaff auch Mare Crisium by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
48 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in German and held by 414 WorldCat member 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
Scenes from the life of a faun : a short novel by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Gelehrtenrepublik : Kurzroman aus den Rossbreiten by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
38 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in German and English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nobodaddy's children by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member 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 Egghead republic : a short novel from the Horse latitudes by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected early fiction, 1949-1964 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member 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."
Collected novellas by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member 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
Kühe in Halbtrauer by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das steinerne Herz : historischer Roman aus dem Jahre 1954 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
29 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in German and English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ideeënroman over de beide Duitslanden in de jaren '50
Aus dem Leben eines Fauns: Kurzroman by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
24 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in German and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concerns a civil servant's unsuccessful bid to escape Nazi influence
Rosen & Porree by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
12 editions published between 1959 and 1985 in German and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Ritter vom Geist. Von vergessenen Kollegen by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in German and English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leviathan by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
18 editions published between 1949 and 1998 in German and French and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un recueil de trois nouvelles, dont deux sont situées dans l'Antiquité, alors que le récit central, "Léviathan", se joue dans l'hiver de la débâcle allemande, en Silésie
Trommler beim Zaren by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in German and English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belphegor : Nachrichten von Büchern und Menschen by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
14 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member 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 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Schule der Atheisten; Novellen-Comödie in 6 Aufzügen. 19(69)70-1971 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in German and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sommermeteor. 23 Kurzgeschichten by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
31 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in German and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arno Schmidts Wundertüte : eine Sammlung fiktiver Briefe aus den Jahren 1948/49 by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brand's Haide : zwei Erzählungen by Arno Schmidt ( Book )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Schmidt, A. 1914-1979
Schmidt, Arno
Schmidt, Arno Otto.
Schmidt, Arno Otto 1914-1979
Languages
German (322)
English (38)
French (3)
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