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A Very German Christmas - The Greatest Austrian Swiss and German Holiday Stories of All Time - cover

A Very German Christmas - The Greatest Austrian Swiss and German Holiday Stories of All Time

Rainer Maria Rilke, Heinrich Heine, E. T. A. Hoffmann, Thomas Mann, Herman Hesse, Erich Kästner, Arthur Schnitzler, Joseph Roth, Kurt Tucholsky, Peter Rosegger, Ilse Frapan, The Brothers Grimm, Martin Suter, Heinrich Böll, Peter Stamm, Wolfdietrich Schnurre, Wolfgang von Goethe, Ernst Anschütz, Helene Stökl

Publisher: New Vessel Press

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This collection of new and classic Christmas literature includes stories by Herman Hesse, Joseph Roth, The Brothers Grimm, and many others.   This collection brings together traditional and contemporary holiday stories from Austria, Switzerland, and Germany. You'll find classic works by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Heinrich Heine, Rainer Maria Rilke, Thomas Mann and Arthur Schnitzler, as well as more recent tales by writers like Heinrich Böll, Peter Stamm and Martin Suter. It also includes the first published English translation of Joseph Roth’s story “Christmas in Cochinchina.”   Enjoy Eine fröhliche Weihnachten―A Merry Christmas―made all the more festive with these literary treats redolent of candle-lit trees, St. Nikolaus, gingerbread, Gugelhopf and stollen cakes, all accompanied by plenty of schnapps.
Available since: 09/15/2020.
Print length: 174 pages.

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