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Castle Gripsholm by Kurt Tucholsky

Castle Gripsholm

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Castle Gripsholm by Kurt Tucholsky
May 07, 2019 | ISBN 9781681373348
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“The author, a polemical journalist during the last days of the Weimar Republic, chose in this, his only novel, to write about the pleasures of wine and women and the gratifications of friendship, and to do so in prose so luminous and exuberant that the bitterness of real life seems…an intrusion.” —Publishers Weekly

“Kurt Tucholsky wrote songs for Berlin revues, ridiculed the Nazis . . . and found refuge in Sweden only to take his own life. . . . There is scarcely any figure in English literature with quite the same degree of acid corrosiveness. One has the sense that all our little disappointments—in love, in business, in politics—are but manifestations of the collective disappointment that is life itself.”
—Michael J. Lewis, Commentary

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