The Reluctant Empress
Knopf, 1986 - 410 Seiten
Extremely interesting biography of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, the beautifland mysterious Queen who was the Romantic idol of 19th-century Europe and wasassassinated in 1898.
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In all these poems, the influence of Heinrich Heine is all too plain: His laments
about false love, about lies and disappointments also appear in Elisabeth's
verses. After she had stopped riding so abruptly, she lived in total seclusion,
poems. She decided that, unlike the poems she had written when she was young
, her verses from the 1880s should see publication. She chose 1950 as the date
of printing — a time, that is, when none of her contemporaries, any more than ...
Archduchess Marie Valerie, who probably was the most involved in listening to
and reciting her mother's poems, considered Elisabeth a major poet.
Nevertheless, occasionally she made fun of Sisi's urgent need to communicate at
once to the ...
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