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|Der Tod des Vergil
publisher: Rhein-Verlag, Zürich, 1945
The Death of Virgil
publisher: Querido, Amsterdam, 1945
translation: Jean Starr Untermeyer
refered to by:
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Memoirs of Hadrian
|BOOKS BY HERMANN BROCH:|
The Sleepwalkers: A Trilogy
Three novels depicting Europe between 1888 and 1918 (The Romantic, The Anarchist, The Realist). Broch's epic trilogy of daily life in Germany established him as an important modernist innovator.
|The Death of Virgil|
This novel recreates the last 18 hours of the poet Virgil's life as he is brought to Brundisium. Broch, an Austrian Jewish refugee from Hitler's Europe, concerns himself here and in his other works with the place of literature in a culture in crisis.
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