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The Woman without a Shadow
Although Hugo von Hofmannsthal thought that "Die Frau ohne Schatten" was the greatest work on which he and Strauss had ever collaborated, the prose version fascinated him even more. He felt it had "inexhaustible significance, leading into the deepest depth". Told with Hofmannsthal's delicate eye for details of character and setting, this adult fairy tale moves with ...more
Hardcover, 110 pages
Published May 1993 by Edwin Mellen Press
(first published 1919)
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Hugo von Hofmannsthal (February 1, 1874 – July 15, 1929), was an Austrian novelist, librettist, poet, dramatist, narrator, and essayist.More about Hugo von Hofmannsthal...