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The end and the beginning : the book of my life / by Hermynia Zur Mühlen ; with notes and a tribute by Lionel Gossman.

By: Zur Mühlen, Hermynia, 1883-1951.
Contributor(s): Gossman, Lionel.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Open Book Publishers, 2010Description: 1 online resource (295 p.) : ill., ports.ISBN: 9781906924294 (electronic bk.); 1906924295 (electronic bk.).Uniform titles: Ende und anfang. English Subject(s): Zur Mühlen, Hermynia, 1883-1951 | Authors, Austrian -- 20th century -- Biography | World War I | First World War | Great War | Women's history | Memoir | Biography | Autobiography | European History | German literature | Austrian literature | Feminism | Nazism | Austro-Hungarian Empire | Multi-UserAdditional physical formats: Print version:Zur Mühlen, Hermynia, 1883-1951.: end and the beginning.Online resources: JSTOR
Contents:
The end and the beginning / Hermynia Zur Mühlen -- 1950 supplement to Ende und Anfang / Hermynia Zur Mühlen -- Notes on persons and events mentioned in the memoir -- Remembering Hermynia Zur Mühlen: a tribute / Lionel Gossman -- Works by Hermynia Zur Mühlen in English translation.
Summary: "Born in 1883 into a distinguished and wealthy aristocratic family of the old Austro-Hungarian Empire, Hermynia Zur Mühlen rejected her upbringing to pursue a career as a professional writer. She documents her extraordinary life in this lively and personal memoir, first published in Germany in 1929. This revised and corrected translation -- with extensive notes and an essay on the author by Lionel Gossman -- will appeal especially to readers interested in womens history, World War I, and the culture and politics of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries"--Publisher's description.
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Originally translated from the German by Frank Barnes as The Runaway Countess: New York : Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith, 1930.

Translation extensively corrected and revised for this new edition by Lionel Gossman.

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Includes bibliographical references.

The end and the beginning / Hermynia Zur Mühlen -- 1950 supplement to Ende und Anfang / Hermynia Zur Mühlen -- Notes on persons and events mentioned in the memoir -- Remembering Hermynia Zur Mühlen: a tribute / Lionel Gossman -- Works by Hermynia Zur Mühlen in English translation.

"Born in 1883 into a distinguished and wealthy aristocratic family of the old Austro-Hungarian Empire, Hermynia Zur Mühlen rejected her upbringing to pursue a career as a professional writer. She documents her extraordinary life in this lively and personal memoir, first published in Germany in 1929. This revised and corrected translation -- with extensive notes and an essay on the author by Lionel Gossman -- will appeal especially to readers interested in womens history, World War I, and the culture and politics of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries"--Publisher's description.

Text in English; translated from the German.

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