ISFDB banner

Summary Bibliography: Jakob van Hoddis

You are not logged in. If you create a free account and sign in, you will be able to customize what is displayed.

Author Picture
  • Author: Jakob van Hoddis Author Record # 368337
  • Legal Name: Davidsohn, Hans
  • Birthplace: Berlin, Province of Brandenburg, Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire
  • Birthdate: 16 May 1887
  • Deathdate: 1942
  • Language: German
  • Webpages: German National Library, Wikipedia-DE, Wikipedia-EN
  • Note: Poet who studied architecture and classical philology. He fell gradually to mental illness after 1912 (likely triggered by the death of his friend Georg Heym and an unanswered love interest). On 30 April 1942 he was transported to the Sobib√≥r extermination camp in Poland via Krasnystaw. The exact date of van Hoddis' death remains unknown.
  • Author Tags: apocalypse (1)
Image supplied by Amazon.com
Showing all translations. Never display translations Registered users can choose which translations are shown.

Poems
Copyright © 1995-2022 Al von Ruff and the ISFDB team
ISFDB Engine - Version 4.00 (04/24/06)