Hermann Broch





Hermann Broch

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born
in Vienna, Austria
November 01, 1886

died
May 30, 1951

gender
male


About this author

Austrian writer, considered one of the major Modernists.


Average rating: 4.11 · 1,430 ratings · 120 reviews · 48 distinct works · Similar authors
The Sleepwalkers
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 550 ratings — published 1932 — 21 editions
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The Death of Virgil
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 420 ratings — published 1945 — 31 editions
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The Guiltless
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 1950 — 10 editions
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The Spell
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 1976 — 10 editions
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Pasenow oder die Romantik
4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1930 — 8 editions
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The Anarchist
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 1931 — 9 editions
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The Unknown Quantity
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3.56 of 5 stars 3.56 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1933 — 7 editions
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A Criada Zerlina (Bibliotec...
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3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1949 — 5 editions
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Geist and Zeitgeist
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Hugo von Hofmannsthal and H...
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4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1974 — 4 editions
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More books by Hermann Broch…
“Those who live by the sea can hardly form a single thought of which the sea would not be part.”
Hermann Broch
tags: ocean, sea

“...in the intoxication of falling, man was prone to believe himself propelled upward.”
Hermann Broch, The Death of Virgil

“… for overstrong was the command to hold fast to each smallest particle of time, to the smallest particle of every circumstance, and to embody all of them in memory as if they could be preserved in memory through all deaths for all times.”
Hermann Broch, The Death of Virgil

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