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The poet and the countess

Hugo von Hofmannsthal"s correspondence with Countess Ottonie Degenfeld

by Hugo von Hofmannsthal

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Published by Camden House in Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Austria
    • Subjects:
    • Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929 -- Correspondence.,
    • Degenfeld-Schonburg, Ottonie, Gräfin von, 1882-1970 -- Correspondence.,
    • Authors, Austrian -- 20th century -- Correspondence.,
    • Nobility -- Austria -- Correspondence.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHugo von Hofmannsthal"s correspondence with Countess Ottonie Degenfeld
      Statementedited by Marie-Therese Miller-Degenfeld ; translated by W. Eric Barcel.
      GenreCorrespondence.
      SeriesStudies in German literature, linguistics, and culture, Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)
      ContributionsDegenfeld-Schonburg, Ottonie, Gräfin von, 1882-1970., Miller-Degenfeld, Marie Thérèse, 1908-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT2617.O47 D44313 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxliii, 443 p. :
      Number of Pages443
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785035M
      ISBN 101571130306
      LC Control Number00037949

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