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Mayer, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 62 works in 135 publications in 3 languages and 3,717 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christmas stories  Musical settings  Biography  Love stories  Pastoral fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Guidebooks  Dissertations, Academic  Anecdotes 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Recipient
Classifications: PT2027.W3, 833.6
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Elizabeth Mayer
Publications by Elizabeth Mayer
Publications by Elizabeth Mayer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Mayer
The sorrows of young Werther, and Novella by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
18 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 894 libraries worldwide
German classic about a young romantic's life and suicide which sparked a rash of suicide in the 18th century
Elective affinities by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
Written in the form of the classic German 'Nouvelle', this darkly symbolic tale conveys the conflicting loyalties of Goethe's heart, as well as being an ironic portrait of the landed nobility. In his introduction, Hollingdale outlines the work's history and places it in the context of Goethe's life
Italian journey, 1786-1788 by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 601 libraries worldwide
"In 1786, when he was already the acknowledged leader of the Sturm und Drang literary movement, Goethe set out on a journey to Italy to fulfil a personal and artistic quest and to find relief from his responsibilities and the agonies of unrequited love. As he travelled to Venice, Rome, Naples and Sicily he wrote many letters, which he later used as the basis for the Italian Journey. A journal full of fascinating observations on art and history, and the plants, landscape and the character of the local people he encountered, this is also a moving account of the psychological crisis from which Goethe emerged newly inspired to write the great works of his mature years."--Book cover
Seven sonnets of Michelangelo : set to music for tenor voice and piano, op. 22 by Benjamin Britten( score )
5 editions published in 1943 in Italian and English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Transposition um eine kleine Terz nach unten
Rock crystal, a Christmas tale by Adalbert Stifter( Book )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and German and held by 382 libraries worldwide
This was first published under the title Holy eve. Later is was rewritten and incorporated it into a collection of short stories called "Colored Stones" later renamed to Rock Crystal
The glass bees by Ernst Jünger( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and German and held by 284 libraries worldwide
In The Glass Bees the celebrated German writer Ernst junger presents a disconcerting vision of the future. Zapparoni, a brilliant businessman, has turned his advanced understanding of technology and his strategic command of the information and entertainment industries into a discrete form of global domination. But Zapparoni is worried that the scientists he depends on might sell his secrets. He needs a chief of security, and Richard, a veteran and war hero, is ready for the job. However, when he arrives at the beautiful country compound that is Zapparoni's headquarters, he finds himself subjected to an unexpected ordeal. Soon he is led to question his past, his character, and even his senses
Sechs Hölderlin Fragmente = Six Hölderlin fragments : op. 61, voice & piano by Benjamin Britten( score )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and German and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The rape of Lucretia = Der Raub der Lukrezia, op. 37 : an opera in two acts by Benjamin Britten( score )
8 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Die Feuerwolke by Karl Stern( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in German and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Letters from Italy by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Ein Liebling der Götter by Sybille Bedford( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Rock crystal by Adalbert Stifter( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Two children, Conrad and Sanna, walk from their village in the Alps to visit their grandparents the day before Christmas. On their journey home, they take a wrong turn and are feared lost in a snowstorm
Letters for Italy by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Changes in the law of rape in German law by Elizabeth Mayer( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A Letter of December 25th 1787 from the Italienische Reise, etc. (Translation by W.H. Auden and Elizabeth Mayer. Drawings by Rigby Graham.) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Italian Journey = [1786-1788] by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Who are you calling a child? the limits on street-involved youth using legal rights by Elizabeth Mayer( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Let's go map guide : New York City ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Labour supply and national defence by Pierre Waelbroeck( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Collection of 8 autograph letters signed, 3 typed letters signed, and one Christmas card signed : Boise, Denver, Sacramento, etc., to Elizabeth Mayer by John Bicknell Auden( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Collection includes the following letters: a.l.s. on Hotel Boise (Idaho) stationery, June 18, 1945; a.l.s. on Hotel Senator (Sacramento) stationery, June 29, 1945; a.l.s. on Shirley-Savoy Hotel (Denver) stationery, July 21, 1945; a.l.s. on Hotel Andrew Johnson (Knoxville, Tenn.) stationery, Aug. 1, 1945; a.l.s. on Hotel General Shelby (Bristol, Va.) stationery, Aug. 18, 1945; t.l.s. on India Supply Mission (Washington, D.C.) stationery, Aug. 23, 1945; a.l.s. written from the "Queen Elizabeth," Sept. 9, 1945; a.l.s. written from Keswick, Cumberland, Sept. 19, 1945; a.l.s. written from Calcutta, Feb. 3, 1946; Christmas card signed, December 1947; t.l.s. written from Rome, Jan. 29, 1967, on stationery of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations; t.l.s. written from London, July 12, 1969
 
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English (90)
German (8)
Italian (4)
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