Rahel Varnhagen Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Weissberg, Liliane. “Changing Weather: A Review Essay.” The Germanic Review 67, no. 2 (spring 1992): 77-86.

Reviews four books on Varnhagen. Weissberg also provides a brief biography and summarizes a conference devoted to the work of Varnhagen.


Arendt, Hannah. Rahel Varnhagen: The Life of a Jewess. First Complete Edition. Translated by Richard and Clara Winston. London: East and West Library, 1957. Reprint, with an introduction by Liliane Weissberg, Baltimore, Md.: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Offers a descriptive, rather than factual, biography of...

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