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Essays and fragments

Identifier: AR 740


Various biographical essays and fragments by the author, translator and teacher Paul Amann.


  • 1900-1950


Language of Materials

This collection is in German, English and French.


The Essays and fragments may be viewed online.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011


Biographical Note

Born in Prague in 1884, Amann taught at a Gymnasium in Vienna and was also an author and translator, translating the works of Romain Rolland into German. He emigrated to France in 1939 and to the United States in 1941, where he taught at various colleges until his death in Fairfield, Connecticut, in 1958.


6 Folders