Who is Stefan Zweig?

  • (noun): Austrian writer (1881-1942).
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Stefan Zweig

Stefan Zweig (; November 28, 1881 – February 22, 1942) was an Austrian novelist, playwright, journalist and biographer. At the height of his literary career, in the 1920s and 1930s, he was one of the most famous writers in the world.

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Richard Strauss - Life and Works - Works - Opera
... Die schweigsame Frau (1934), was composed with Stefan Zweig as librettist Friedenstag (1935–6) and Daphne (1937) both had a libretto by Joseph Gregor and Stefan Zweig and Die Liebe der ... Capriccio (1942), had a libretto by Clemens Krauss, although the genesis for it came from Stefan Zweig and Joseph Gregor ...
New York Review Books - Titles in The NYRB Classics Series
... Patrick Leigh Fermor Beware of Pity by Stefan Zweig The Big Clock by Kenneth Fearing Black Sun The Brief Transit and Violent Eclipse of Harry Crosby by Geoffrey Wolff Blood on the Forge by William ... Chaos and Night by Henry de Montherlant Chess Story by Stefan Zweig The Child by Jules Vallès The Chrysalids by John Wyndham Clandestine in Chile by Gabriel García Márque ... Fiction by Francis Wyndham Confusion by Stefan Zweig Conquered City by Victor Serge Contempt by Alberto Moravia Conundrum by Jan Morris Corrigan by Caroline ...
Books On Stefan Zweig
... Elizabeth Allday, Stefan Zweig A Critical Biography, J ... Stefan and Lotte Zweig's South American Letters New York, Argentina and Brazil, 1940-42 ... Alberto Dines, Morte no Paraíso, a Tragédia de Stefan Zweig, Editora Nova Fronteira 1981, (rev ...
Austrian Holocaust Memorial Award - Presentations
... in Rio de Janeiro for his effort to establish Casa Stefan Zweig, a museum devoted to Stefan Zweig in Petropolis, and his book Morte no paraíso, a tragédia de Stefan Zweig ...

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    When it looks at great accomplishments, the world, bent on simplifying its images, likes best to look at the dramatic, picturesque moments experienced by its heroes.... But the no less creative years of preparation remain in the shadow.
    Stefan Zweig (18811942)

    In history as in human life, regret does not bring back a lost moment and a thousand years will not recover something lost in a single hour.
    —Stefan Zweig (18811942)