Gerhart Hauptmann und Seine Werk. Ludwig Marcuse, ed.

Gerhart Hauptmann und Seine Werk.

Hauptmann. 220 pp. collection of tributes and essays, by German and Russian contemporaries, on the work of the Nobel-Prize-winning dramatist, novelist, and poet (1862-1946), decorative initials, frontispiece portrait (an original etching by Emil Orlik), 7 other plates showing striking set designs by Hans Leistikow for Hauptmann plays and a Breslau theater. Sm. 4to. Orig. gilt-ornamented cloth, spine faded. Berlin (Schneider) 1922.

Hauptmann began the realistic movement in the German theater but later turned to romanticism and mysticism. His dramatic writings were a significant part of German culture for decades and were also influential at the famous Moscow Art Theatre of Chekhov and Gorky. Book ID: 28459

Price: $300.00