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Herlitschka, Herberth E. 1893-1970

Overview
Works: 223 works in 924 publications in 3 languages and 3,363 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Satire  Epistolary fiction  Biographical fiction  Short stories, New Zealand  Humorous fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Librettist, Editor, Author
Classifications: PS3545.I345, 813.5
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Herberth E Herlitschka
Publications by Herberth E Herlitschka
Publications by Herberth E Herlitschka, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Herberth E Herlitschka
 
Most widely held works by Herberth E Herlitschka
The bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder( Book )
71 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in German and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Set in 18th century Lima, Peru, a rickety bridge which has spanned a deep gorge for ages suddenly breaks, and five people plunge to their deaths. A priest who is deeply affected by the catastrophe decides to make an investigative study of the lives of the victims to determine if he can find some clue to God's intention in casting five dis-associated mortals into eternity at precisely the same moment
A ceremony of carols : op. 28 by Benjamin Britten( score )
28 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 207 libraries worldwide
The short stories of Katherine Mansfield by Katherine Mansfield( Book )
22 editions published between 1937 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 105 libraries worldwide
"Stories from The doves' nest and The garden party"--Bagnall
The doors of perception ; and, Heaven and hell by Aldous Huxley( Book )
31 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 89 libraries worldwide
"Explores the mind's remote frontiers and the unmapped areas of human consciousness"--Cover
Die Wellen by Virginia Woolf( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Die Entwicklung einer Gruppe von Gleichaltrigen vollzieht sich in einem fortwährenden Dialog ihrer Seelen
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf( Book )
19 editions published between 1955 and 1994 in German and English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Emotions and thoughts of a woman, on the day she meets the man she loved, but did not marry
The ides of March by Thornton Wilder( Book )
25 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in German and English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
An epistolary novel re-creating the events leading to the assassination of Julius Caesar
The eighth day by Thornton Wilder( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in German and held by 83 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, an Illinois man is sentenced to death for the murder of a close friend, but escapes to South America to build a new world for himself and his family
The fountain by Charles Morgan( Book )
23 editions published between 1931 and 1966 in German and Undetermined and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the physical love of an interned British officer in Holland for the English wife of Prussian officer during World War I
Once a grand duke by Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich( Book )
8 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in German and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Heaven's my destination by Thornton Wilder( Book )
20 editions published between 1951 and 1993 in German and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Meet George Marvin Brush -- Don Quixote come to Main Street in the Great Depression, and one of Thornton Wilder's most memorable characters. George Brush, a traveling textbook salesman, is a fervent religious convert who is determined to lead a good life. With sad and sometimes hilarious consequences, his travels take him through smoking cars, bawdy houses, banks, and campgrounds from Texas to Illinois -- and into the soul of America itself
Schöne neue Welt : ein Roman der Zukunft by Aldous Huxley( Book )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Die schöne neue Welt, die Huxley hier beschreibt, ist die Welt einer konsequent verwirklichten Wohlstandsgesellschaft>>im Jahre 632 nach Ford<<, einer Wohlstandsgesellschaft, in der alle Menschen am Luxus teilhaben, in der Unruhe, Elend und Krankheit überwunden, in der aber auch Freiheit, Religion, Kunst und Humanität auf der Strecke geblieben sind. Eine totale Herrschaft garantiert ein genormtes Glück. In dieser vollkommen>>formierten<<Gesellschaft erscheint jede Art von Individualismus als>>asozial<<, wird als>>Wilder<<betrachtet, wer - wie einer der rebellischen Außenseiter dieses Romans - für sich fordert:>>Ich brauche keine Bequemlichkeit. Ich will Gott, ich will Poesie, ich will wirkliche Gefahren und Freiheit und Tugend. Ich will Sünde!<>
The woman of Andros by Thornton Wilder( Book )
14 editions published between 1940 and 1979 in German and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Describes life in ancient Greece shortly before the beginning of the Christian era
The angel that troubled the waters, and other plays by Thornton Wilder( Book )
8 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in German and held by 55 libraries worldwide
In his Foreword to The Angel That Troubled the Waters and Other Plays, published in 1928, Wilder explained that almost all the playlets in the book are religious, "but religious in that dilute fashion that is a believer's concession to a contemporary standard of good manners." He wanted to explore religious themes and questions without being preachy, or didactic ... In fact, it was often his intention in such playlets as this one to stand the biblical story on its head -to shake up the language, as it were. He also said--about his plays dealing with religious themes and stories--that in "these matters beyond logic, beauty is the only persuasion."--Www.throntonwilder.com
Point counter point by Aldous Huxley( Book )
13 editions published between 1932 and 1971 in German and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A novel of the hectic lifestyle of the 1920's, in which the characters experiment with libertine sex, political anarchism, and the death-of-God theory
Ape and essence by Aldous Huxley( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1964 in German and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Life in Los Angeles a century after the Third World War, when atomic and bacterial warfare have left the area in ruins
The cabala by Thornton Wilder( Book )
20 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in German and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Ironic novel concerning the sophisticated but decaying Italian nobility of Rome in the 1920's
Die Alkestiade : Schauspiel in drei Akten. Mit einem Satyrspiel, Die beschwipsten Schwestern by Thornton Wilder( Book )
12 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in German and English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Eyeless in Gaza by Aldous Huxley( Book )
7 editions published between 1953 and 1987 in German and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The study of an intellectual youth who grows into manhood during a period of war and economic turmoil
Nach vielen Sommern, Roman by Aldous Huxley( Book )
11 editions published between 1945 and 1959 in German and held by 47 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Herberth E. Herlitschka Austrian translator
Herberth E. Herlitschka österreichischer Übersetzer
Herberth E. Herlitschka vertaler uit Oostenrijk (1893-1970)
Herlitschka, H. E.
Herlitschka, H. E. 1893-1970
Herlitschka, Herbert.
Herlitschka, Herbert 1893-1970
Herlitschka, Herbert E.
Herlitschka, Herbert E. 1893-
Herlitschka, Herbert E. 1893-1970
Herlitschka, Herbert Egon.
Herlitschka, Herbert Egon 1893-1970
Herlitschka, Herberth.
Herlitschka, Herberth 1893-1970
Herlitschka, Herberth E.
Herlitschka, Herberth Egon.
Herlitschka, Herberth Egon 1893-1970
Languages
German (352)
English (21)
Latin (6)
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