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Crèdit de la imatge: Harry Graf Kessler, 1917 by Rudolf Dührkoop (1848–1918)

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Obres de Harry Kessler

Tagebücher 1918 - 1937 (1979) 32 exemplars
In the Twenties: The Diaries of Harry Kessler (1971) 20 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Notizen über Mexiko (1998) 7 exemplars
Erinnerungen eines Europäers (2019) 3 exemplars
Millionaire Referee (1982) 3 exemplars

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The Assassin's Cloak: An Anthology of the World's Greatest Diarists (2000) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions560 exemplars, 8 ressenyes

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Nom oficial
Kessler, Harry Clément Ulrich
Data de naixement
1868-05-23
Data de defunció
1937-11-30
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
Germany
Lloc de naixement
Paris, France
Lloc de defunció
Lyon, France
Professions
diplomat
writer
art patron

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This is another excellent diary of a German aesthete who knew everybody and did everything, covering his life from the end of World War l to his death in 1937. Unfortunately, the editing of this book is an abomination; not only are there errors of fact (Nicolai Nabokov was born in 1913?) but the footnotes are at the end of the book, forcing one to turn pages frequently rather than at the bottom as in the volume Journey to the Abyss.
Finally, vast tracts of French are interposed in the text because the count was multilingual. Unfortunately I don't read French so this was useless.… (més)
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Marcat
annbury | Jun 20, 2012 |
One of the most interesting commentaries ever on the beaux monde during the last decades of the nineteenth and first years of the twentieth century. Kessler was an artist and loved art, but that didn't stop him from killing Belgians at the start of WWl. He knew everybody and went everywhere.
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Marcat
annbury | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Jun 15, 2012 |

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Obres
34
També de
2
Membres
411
Popularitat
#59,241
Valoració
4.2
Ressenyes
4
ISBN
45
Llengües
5

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