Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Hugo Laurenz August Hofmann von Hofmannsthal, was an Austrian novelist, librettist, poet, dramatist, narrator, and essayist.
Hofmannsthal was born in Landstraße, Vienna, the son of an upper-class Austrian mother, Anna Maria Josefa Fohleutner (1852–1904), and an Austrian–Italian bank manager, Hugo August Peter Hofmann, Edler von Hofmannsthal (1841–1915).His great-grandfather, Isaak Löw Hofmann, Edler von Hofmannsthal, from whom his family inherited the noble title "Edler von Hofmannsthal," was a Jewish merchant ennobled by the Austrian emperor. He began to write poems and plays from an early age. He met the German poet Stefan George at the age of ... more »
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- Im Grünen Zu Singen
- Die Beiden
- Der Schiffskoch, Ein Gefangener, Singt:
- Ariadne Auf Naxos
- Terzinen Über Vergänglichkeit - Erste Te...
- The Gardener's Daughters
- Unendliche Zeit
- Canticum Canticorum IV, 12-16
- Creature of the Flood Poem of the Mussel...
- Ballade des äußeren Lebens
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