Previously unpublished poems of German playwright Ernst Toller (1893–1939)
Jordan, Jim, ed. (2000) Previously unpublished poems of German playwright Ernst Toller (1893–1939). Mellen critical editions and translations . Lewiston, N.Y. : Lampeter : Edwin Mellen. ISBN 0773476814Full text not available from this repository.
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This collection of poems chart the life of playwright Ernst Toller from 1909 up to and including his imprisonment in the Weimar Republic, 1919-1924. The earliest poems document an intense love affair from his teenage years until his participation in World War I. Another set of poems see Toller's initial enthusiasm for the war wane until he finally rejects it. His imprisonment in the Weimar Republic is described in graphic detail. The collection provides an insight into Toller's early life and his development as a writer and a political figure.
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > School of Modern Languages and Cultures > German Studies|
|Series Name:||Mellen critical editions and translations|
|Publisher:||Lampeter : Edwin Mellen|
|Place of Publication:||Lewiston, N.Y.|
|Number of Pages:||158|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
Edited with an introduction, prose translations, and commentaries by James Jordan
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