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Das Leben Robert Walsers. Eine dokumentarische Biographie
»Mächler hat geschildert und erfaßt, was es zu erfassen gab. Peinlich und aufregend genau wird vom Biographen Kombination, Möglichkeit und Faktum nebeneinandergestellt. Es wird nichts verschwiegen aus dem verschwiegenen Leben, aus diesem lebenslangen Lebensversteck.« Karl Krolow
Hardcover, 294 pages
Published 1966 by Verlag Helmut Kossodo
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The story of how this came to be written is probably the most interesting part: on 15th February 1962, in Zürich, Carl Seelig was fatally injured when he tried to jump on to a moving tram. Seelig, a writer and critic, had started a biography of Walser, to whom he was both friend and legal guardian. The manuscript covered the years up to 1913 when Walser was in Berlin, and there was a wealth of material for the rest.
Seelig's testamentary executor passed the material and manuscript over to Robert ...more