Auctiva's free scrolling gallery will enhance your listings. Letter typed written, in English, to mr ewen. An in-12 ° page on blue paper. Beautiful letter from zweig declining an invitation to publish in a magazine having no manuscript available.
"Thank you very much for your kind letter and your proposal that i should contribute to your music magazine, which is a great honor for me. For the moment you will not be able to write for your magazine. Aimed at your address, and should have anything for you one day, you should know it with great pleasure.
"Thank you very much for your kind letter and your proposal to contribute to your music magazine, which is a huge honor for me. For the moment, unfortunately, I have no manuscript that could fit your magazine. But I have noted your address and if I have anything that suits you, one day, I will leave you with great pleasure.In July 1940, date of this letter, zweig has barely arrived in the United States, sexilant of a Europe delivered to the Nazi horror. Very badly received in New York and yielding to a deep despair, he quickly joined brazil where he committed suicide on February 22, 1942 in the company of monkfish, his second wife, who refuses to survive his companion.
On the llth of July, 1940, he wrote this letter of profound sensitivity to his friend Richard Behrmann. "My little intelligence made me leave Austria as well as England, leaving behind everything that was possessed, and even the manuscript of a book half-finished for years.
Will I be able to come back? Will I be allowed, will I? But I do not ask the question anymore, I let myself be carried away, driven by the thought of not falling into the hands of these brown scum is the only fear that I still have in my life, the others have disappeared now we must continue to wander and for all work I tell myself my life, that of a European and a Jew of that time ". The item "stefan zweig letter typewritten signed to mr ewen Exiled in 1940.
Autograph" is on sale since Thursday, March 6, 2014. It is in the category "books, comics, journals \ old books, collectibles". The seller is "juliennn0" and is located in massieux, rhône-alpes. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.