Arthur Schnitzler Dream Story Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Short Story Criticism)


Allen, Richard H. An Annotated Arthur Schnitzler Bibliography. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1966, 151 p.

A bibliography of works by and about Schnitzler, in German, French, and English, from 1879 to 1965.

Berlin, Jeffrey B. An Annotated Arthur Schnitzler Bibliography, 1965-1977. Munchen: W. Fink, 1978, 80 p.

A bibliography of works by and about Schnitzler from 1965 to 1977.


Liptzin, Solomon. Arthur Schnitzler. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1932, 275 p.

An early biography of Schnitzler.

Urbach, Reinhard. Arthur Schnitzler. New York: Ungar, 1973, 202 p.

A biography of Schnitzler, translated from the German by Donald Daviau.


Gay, Peter. Schnitzler's Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture, 1815-1914. New York: W.W. Norton, 2002, 334 p.

Explores the cultural milieu of the Viennese bourgeois society that was the setting and subject of many of Schnitzler's plays and stories.

Thompson, Bruce. Schnitzler's Vienna: Image of a Society. London: Routledge, 1990.

Explores the cultural and historical context of Schnitzler's plays and stories set in turn-of-the-century Vienna.

Additional coverage of Schnitzler's life and career is contained in the following sources published by the Gale Group: Concise Dictionary of World Literary Biography, Vol. 2; Contemporary Authors, Vol. 104; Dictionary of Literary Biography, Vols. 81, 118; Drama Criticism, Vol. 17; European Writers, Vol. 8; Literature Resource Center;Reference Guide to Short Fiction, Ed. 2; Reference Guide to World Literature, Eds. 2, 3; Short Story Criticism, Vol. 15; and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Vol. 4.