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Schwarzenbach, Annemarie 1908-1942

Overview
Works: 159 works in 691 publications in 7 languages and 5,299 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PT2605.L25, 833.9
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Lyrische Novelle by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

29 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annemarie Schwarzenbach - journalist, novelist, antifascist, archaeologist and traveller - has become a European cult figure for bohemian free spirits since the rediscovery of her works in the late 1980s. Lyric Novella is her story of a young man's obsession for a Berlin variété actress. Despite having his future career mapped out for him in the diplomatic service, the young man begins to question all his family values under Sibylle's spell. His family, future and social standing become irrelevant when set against his overriding compulsion to pick her up every night from the theatre so they can go for a drive. Schwarzenbach's clear, psychologically acute prose makes this novella an evocative narrative, with many intriguing parallels to her own life. In fact, she admitted after publication that her hero was a young woman, not a man, leaving little doubt that Lyric Novella is a literary tale of lesbian love during socially and politically turbulent times
Jenseits von New York : ausgewählte Reportagen, Feuilletons und Fotografien aus den USA 1936-1938 by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in German and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Tod in Persien by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in German and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das glückliche Tal : Roman by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

45 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman d'autofiction
Unsterbliches Blau : Reisen nach Afghanistan = Bleu immortel : voyages en Afghanistan by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

11 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death in Persia [The Swiss list] by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the rediscovery of her work in the late 1980s, Annemarie Schwarzenbach - journalist, traveler, archaeologist, opium addict, and antifascist novelist - has become a European cult figure among free spirited bohemians. Available in English for the first time and beautifully translated by Lucy Renner Jones, "Death in Persia" is a collage of the political and the private, documenting Schwarzenbach's intimate feelings and public ideas during four trips to Persia between 1933 and 1939. From her reflections on individual responsibility in the lead-up to World War II to her reactions to accusations from her friends of having deserted Europe and the antifascist cause for Tehran, Schwarzenbach recorded a great deal about daily life in Persia, and, most personally, her ill-fated love affair with Jalé, the daughter of the Turkish ambassador. Chronologically preceding Schwarzenbach's exquisite travelogue "All the Roads are Open", an account of her automobile journey from Geneva to Afghanistan in 1939, "Death in Persia" is the enthralling diary of an astute observer standing at the crossroads of major events in history and a gorgeous new addition to Annemarie Schwarzenbach's growing English-language oeuvre
Flucht nach oben : Roman by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Frau zu sehen by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texte inédit, retrouvé par le petit-neveu de l'auteure, ce récit d'une écrivaine de 21 ans évoque, pour la seule fois dans l'oeuvre de A. Schwarzenbach, son homosexualité. Il paraît à l'occasion du centième anniversaire de sa naissance
Freunde um Bernhard : Roman by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

25 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herdruk van Schwarzenbachs eerste, sterk autobiografisch getinte roman over de jongen Bernhard. Liebe, Freundschaft, Homosexualität, Sehnsucht nach Geborgenheit und Selbstfindung, das sind die Themen von Annemarie Schwarzenbachs autobiographischem Erstlingsroman Freunde um Bernhard
Lorenz Saladin : ein Leben für die Berge by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lorenz Saladin. Ein Leben für die Berge", 1938 erschienen, ist die Biographie des seither in Vergessenheit geratenen Abenteurers und Expeditionsbergsteigers. Saladin stammte aus Nuglar im solothurnischen Schwarzbubenland, war von Jugend an von den Bergen fasziniert, bereiste nach dem Militärdienst im Ersten Weltkrieg die USA und Südamerika und nahm an erfolgreichen Expeditionen in den Kaukasus, ins Pamirgebirge und den Tienschan in Kirgistan teil. Nach der Besteigung des Khan Tengri in Zentralasien mit einer russischen Expedition verstarb er 1936 an den Folgen seiner Erfrierungen. Annemarie Schwarzenbach schildert das Leben und die Expeditionen Saladins mit grosser Sachkenntnis, Einfühlungsvermögen und Bewunderung für seinen Mut und Unternehmungsgeist. Die Biographie wird durch zahlreiche Fotos von Lorenz Saladin sowie einen Essay von Robert Steiner und Emil Zopfi ergänzt. Steiner hat den Khan Tengri selbst mehrmals bestiegen und ist Saladins Spuren vor Ort gefolgt. Er recherchierte in russischen Quellen und stiess dabei auf dramatische und bisher unbekannte Fakten. Emil Zopfi, Schriftsteller und passionierter Bergsteiger, hat in Schweizer Archiven und bei Saladins Nachkommen weitere Details zu dessen Schicksal und zur literarischen Bearbeitung durch Annemarie Schwarzenbach gefunden. Annemarie Schwarzenbach, geboren 1908 in Zürich. Studium der Geschichte in Zürich und Paris. Ab 1930 Freundschaft mit Erika und Klaus Mann. 1931 bis 1933 zeitweise in Berlin. Erstmals Morphiumkonsum. 1933/34 Vorderasienreisen. 1935 kurze, unglückliche Ehe in Persien. 1936 bis 1938 Reisen in die USA, nach Danzig, Moskau, Wien, Prag. Entziehungskuren. 1939 Reise nach Afghanistan. 1940 Aufenthalt in den USA. 1941/42 in Belgisch-Kongo. Die Journalistin, Schriftstellerin und Fotoreporterin starb 1942 in Sils
Alle Wege sind offen : die Reise nach Afghanistan 1939/1940 : ausgewählte Texte by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schweizerische Autorin, 1908-1942. Weggefährtin von Erika und Klaus Mann
Annemarie Schwarzenbach : Analysen und Erstdrucke : mit einer Schwarzenbach-Bibliographie( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auf der Schattenseite : ausgewählte Reportagen, Feuilletons und Fotografien, 1933-1942 by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in German and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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All the roads are open an Afghan journey; 1939 - 1940; [The Swiss list] by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In June 1939, Annemarie Schwarzenbach and fellow writer Ella Maillart set out from Geneva in a Ford, heading for Afghanistan. The first women to travel Afghanistan's Northern Road, they fled the storm brewing in Europe to seek a place untouched by what they considered to be Western neuroses. The Afghan journey documented in All the Roads Are Open is one of the most important episodes of Schwarzenbach's turbulent life. Her incisive, lyrical essays offer a unique glimpse of an Afghanistan already touched by the 'fateful laws known as progress', a remote yet 'sensitive nerve centre of world politics' caught amid great powers in upheaval. In her writings, Schwarzenbach conjures up the desolate beauty of landscapes both internal and external, reflecting on the longings and loneliness of travel as well as its grace. Maillart's account of their trip, The Cruel Way, stands as a classic of travel literature, and, now available for the first time in English, Schwarzenbach's memoir rounds out the story of the adventure
Wir werden es schon zuwege bringen, das Leben : Annemarie Schwarzenbach an Erika und Klaus Mann : Briefe, 1930-1942 by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bei diesem Regen : Erzählungen by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Das Wunder des Baums : Roman by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orient exils by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in French and Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récits de voyage d'une fille rebelle de la grande bourgeoisie industrielle suisse, amie de Klaus et Erika Mann, qui sillonna le Moyen-Orient, d'Alep à Damas, de Palestine en Perse, de Beyrouth à Téhéran, dans les années 30. Des récits où se meuvent lentement des personnages à la dérive, colonies européennes perdues dans le désert
Beiträge zur Geschichte des Oberengadins im Mittelalter und zu Beginn der Neuzeit by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

22 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in German and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter in Vorderasien : Tagebuch einer Reise by Annemarie Schwarzenbach( Book )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Lyrische Novelle
Alternative Names
Anna Maria Schwarzenbach

Annemarie Schwarzenbach scrittrice, fotografa e giornalista svizzera

Annemarie Schwarzenbach Swiss writer, journalist, photographer and traveler

Annemarie Schwarzenbach Zwitsers schrijfster

Annemarie Schwarzenbach Zwitsers schrijver

Clarac, Annemarie

Clarac, Annemarie 1908-1942

Clarac-Schwarzenbach, Annemarie

Clarac-Schwarzenbach, Annemarie 1908-1942

Clark, Annemarie 1908-1942

Clark-Schwarzenbach, Annemarie

Clark-Schwarzenbach, Annemarie 1908-1942

Schwarzenbach, Annemarie

Schwarzenbach, Annemarie Clarac-

Schwarzenbach, Annemarie Clark- 1908-1942

Šwārtsanbāḫ, Anamārī 1908-1942

Šwārtsinbāḫ, Ānamārī

Šwārtsinbāḫ, Ānamārī 1908-1942

Анмари Шварценбах

Шварценбах, Аннемари

שוורצנבך, אנמרי, 1908-1942

آنه ماری شوارتسنباخ عکاس، ژورنالیست، و نویسنده سوئیسی

アンネマリー・シュヴァルツェンバッハ

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Annemarie Schwarzenbach : Analysen und Erstdrucke : mit einer Schwarzenbach-BibliographieAll the roads are open an Afghan journey; 1939 - 1940; [The Swiss list]All the roads are open an Afghan journey; 1939 - 1940; [The Swiss list]