Gustav Meyrink

Gustav Meyrink

Birth
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Death 4 Dec 1932 (aged 64)
Starnberg, Landkreis Starnberg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Burial Starnberg, Landkreis Starnberg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Memorial ID 15024882 · View Source
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Author. Born in Vienna, he is best remembered for his novels "The Golem" (1915), "The Green Face" (1916), "Walpurgis Night" (1917), and "The Angel of the West Window" (1927). He also he wrote short stories such as "The Hot Soldier", "The Waxworks", and "Bats". Several of Meyrink's tales have been made into films, especially "The Golem". He died just before the Nazis came to power and his final novel, "The White Dominican", was not published until 1994.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 23 Jul 2006
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gustav Meyrink (19 Jan 1868–4 Dec 1932), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15024882, citing Starnberg Friedhof Hanfelderstrasse (Starnberg), Starnberg, Landkreis Starnberg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .