Kurt Tucholsky's Berlin! Berlin!: Dispatches from the Weimar Republic (Kurt PDF

By Kurt Tucholsky

ISBN-10: 1935902237

ISBN-13: 9781935902232

A entire satirical choice from the "man with the acid pen and the precise pitch for hypocrisy,” as Tucholsky-expert Peter Wortsman writes, this booklet includes Tucholsky’s information tales, positive aspects, satirical items, and poems approximately his native land Berlin. It depicts Weimar Berlin, its cabarets, its regulations, its follies, its ticks, and its celebrities, reminiscent of Pola Negri, Gussy Holl, Bert Brecht, Max Reinhardt, and Heinrich Zille. Herr Wendriner, the chatty Berlin businessman, makes an visual appeal, in addition to Lottchen, the flapper, modelled after considered one of Tucholsky’s real-life girlfriends. The ebook includes a few of Tucholsky’s most famed items, a couple of satirical biography of the writer himself, and a few of his most renowned stories.

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