Dedalus Meyrink Reader by Gustav Meyrink

By Gustav Meyrink

Gustav Meyrink is likely one of the most vital and engaging authors of early 20th-century German Literature. to set up his recognition within the English-speaking global Dedalus has translated his 5 novels plus a suite of his brief tales and released the 1st ever English-language biography of Meyrink. now's the time to supply an outline of Meyrink in one quantity. The Dedalus Meyrink Reader has excerpts from the entire translated books and an entire part of hitherto untranslated fabric, together with the tales from the gathering Fledermäuse and autobiographical articles. This quantity is ideal spouse for either the Meyrink pupil and the first-time Meyrink reader, containing because it does the total gamut of Meyrink's writing from his love of the weird, the ugly and the macabre to the spine-chilling occult stories and his quest to grasp what's at the different aspect of the Mirror.
Novelist, satirist, translator of Charles Dickens, dandy, man-about-time, fencer, rower, banker and mystic seer, there are various, occasionally contradictory features to Gustav Meyrink, who should also be the single novelist to have challenged an entire military regiment to a duel. He has left in the back of a distinct physique of labor, that are sampled and loved within the Dedalus Meyrink Reader.

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British Abbreviation Meaning A or a--------------------A-------------------A--------------------------A----------------------- Abteilung------------------- Battalion___________________ Battalion, battery, unit Armee--------------------- Army---------------------- Army Artillerie__________________ Artillery____________________ Artillery Aufklirung_________________ Reconnaissance-------------- Reconnaissance Distribution Distribution -_______________ Ausgabe------------------Detrucking, detraining------- Unloading, detraining Auslade__________________ Outstation, branch depot or Aussenstelle_________________ Branch station_____________ office Quartermaster clothing office-- Army clothing office Armeebekleidungsamt_ _ _ _ Armeebekleidungslager_ _ ___- Quartermaster clothing depot- Army clothing depot T railer -------------------- Trailer Anhinger____ ____________ Alarm (Flak)_______________ Emergency (antiaircraft guns).

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