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The Spell of the Vienna Woods

Paul Hofmann

The Spell of the Vienna Woods

Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka (An Owl Book)

by Paul Hofmann

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Published by Henry Holt & Co (P) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel - General,
  • Description and travel,
  • Travel,
  • Wienerwald (Austria),
  • Austria & Hungary,
  • Europe - Western,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Austrian arts,
  • Arts, Austrian

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7932054M
    ISBN 100805038507
    ISBN 109780805038507
    OCLC/WorldCa32888104

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The Spell of the Vienna Woods by Paul Hofmann Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Spell of the Vienna Woods: Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka (An Owl Book) Paperback – June 1, by Paul Hofmann (Author)5/5(1). Paul Hofmann, a foreign correspondent for the New York Times, offers a fine meditation on the Vienna Woods, a tract of gladed forest five times bigger than the combined boroughs of New York, geographically the last gasp of the Alps before Austria opens onto the great central European plain.

In those forests, Hofmann tells us, lie the origins of many great works of the imag/5. The Spell of the Vienna Woods: Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka Hardcover – May 1, /5(1). THE SPELL OF THE VIENNA WOODS INSPIRATION AND INFLUENCE FROM BEETHOVEN TO KAFKA by Paul Hofmann ‧ RELEASE DATE: ``A culture is not better than its woods,'' Auden once said.

The Spell of the Vienna Woods: Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka Paul Hofmann, Author, Paul Hoffman, Author Henry Holt & Company $ (p) ISBN.

Paul Hofmann's chatty semi-travel guide of the Vienna Woods is clearly a work of love. Hofmann grew up in Vienna before WWII and spent a great deal of time in the woods.

In later life he returned often to Vienna, living there for significant periods, and continued his love affair with the woods. They have a dear and gentle friend in Paul Hofmann. This is really a memoir, since travel writer Hofmann is returning to the sylvan sites of his own Viennese youth — woodlands steeped in cultural history, a place of intimate and sometimes secretive pleasure as well as scandal.

Beethoven had a fondness for these woods, as did Freud and Mahler. All about The Spell of the Vienna Woods: Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka (An Owl Book) by Paul Hofmann. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist/5.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: viii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 22 cm: Contents: Lyrical landscape --Streetcar named nostalgia --Alps' friendly salient --Pastoral symphony --House mountains --Kafka in the forest --Tree savior --Expatriate's home --Hermes among boar and deer --Tour number four --Vienna woods drama --Job Winner of the August Prize, the story of the complicated long-distance relationship between a Jewish child and his forlorn Viennese parents after he was sent to Sweden inand the unexpected friendship the boy developed with the future founder of IKEA, a Nazi activist.

Otto Ullmann, a Jewish boy, was sent from Austria to Sweden right before the outbreak of World War II. THE SPELL OF THE VIENNA WOODS Inspiration and Influence From Beethoven to Kafka. By Paul Hofmann. New York: Henry Holt & Company. $ PAUL HOFMANN'S eighth book, "The Spell of the.

Esther Lisle, daughter of a general turned diplomat, wakes up in the Vienna Woods to find her royal betrothed dead and an agent of the dreaded Austrian secret police asking her awkward questions. In trying to protect her father and her country, she enters a battle of wills and wits with the mysterious Agent Z/5(18).

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. Location. The Vienna Woods are bounded by the rivers Triesting, Gölsen, Traisen and Danube, and are on the border of the Mostviertel and the Industrieviertel, two of the four quarters of Lower ng into the city of Vienna itself, they are a favourite outdoor destination for the densely populated area around the city.

Geography. The highest elevation in the Vienna Woods is. The Spell of the Vienna Woods: Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka (Paul Hofmann, ). Personal anecdotes, tourist information, and stories about artists who found inspiration in Vienna are blended in this history.

The Story of the Trapp Family Singers (Maria von Trapp, ). Vienna is situated on the western edge of the Vienna Basin, on the gentle slopes of the Vienna Woods, a branch of the foothills of the Alps.

This “Green Lung” is part of the (legally protected) green belt. Inthe Vienna Woods were also designated a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO – a designation for areas with a special cultural and natural landscape/5(36). The Spell of the Vienna Woods: Inspiration and Influence from Beethoven to Kafka.

Buy this book. Amazon. Barnes & Noble. Bookshop. Zzyyxx Books. A 30. And in the Vienna Woods the Trees Remain: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Family Torn Apart by War written by Elisabeth Åsbrink, translated by Saskia Vogel. Publication Date: Janu Genres: History, Nonfiction Hardcover: pages Publisher: Other Press ISBN.

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