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The Resource A place in the country : on Gottfried Keller, Johann Peter Hebel, Robert Walser and others, W.G. Sebald ; translated from the German and with an introduction by Jo Catling

A place in the country : on Gottfried Keller, Johann Peter Hebel, Robert Walser and others, W.G. Sebald ; translated from the German and with an introduction by Jo Catling

Label
A place in the country : on Gottfried Keller, Johann Peter Hebel, Robert Walser and others
Title
A place in the country
Title remainder
on Gottfried Keller, Johann Peter Hebel, Robert Walser and others
Statement of responsibility
W.G. Sebald ; translated from the German and with an introduction by Jo Catling
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Fusing biography and essay, and finding, as ever, inspiration in place, as when he journeys to the Ile St Pierre, the tiny, lonely Swiss island where Jean Jacques Rousseau found solace and inspiration, the author brings his subjects to life in his distinctive, inimitable voice
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
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1944-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sebald, W. G.
Dewey number
838.914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Catling, Jo
  • Sebald, W. G.
Series statement
Always Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sebald, Winfried Georg
  • Sebald, W. G.
  • Authors, German
Label
A place in the country : on Gottfried Keller, Johann Peter Hebel, Robert Walser and others, W.G. Sebald ; translated from the German and with an introduction by Jo Catling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in German as: Logis in einem Landhaus, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-202)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
A comet in the heavens : on Johann Peter Hebel -- J'aurais voulu que ce lac e㵴 ⥴⥠l'Oc⥡n... : on Jean-Jacques Rousseau -- Why I grieve I do not know : on Eduard M诲ike -- Death draws nigh, time marches on : on Gottfried Keller -- Le promeneur solitaire : on Robert Walser -- As day and night... : on Jan Peter Tripp
Control code
000050903376
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 202 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780241144183
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
A place in the country : on Gottfried Keller, Johann Peter Hebel, Robert Walser and others, W.G. Sebald ; translated from the German and with an introduction by Jo Catling
Publication
Note
First published in German as: Logis in einem Landhaus, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-202)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
A comet in the heavens : on Johann Peter Hebel -- J'aurais voulu que ce lac e㵴 ⥴⥠l'Oc⥡n... : on Jean-Jacques Rousseau -- Why I grieve I do not know : on Eduard M诲ike -- Death draws nigh, time marches on : on Gottfried Keller -- Le promeneur solitaire : on Robert Walser -- As day and night... : on Jan Peter Tripp
Control code
000050903376
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 202 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780241144183
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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