Leopold von Loewenstein-Wertheim
Prince Leopold von Loewenstein-Wertheim was the author of several popular self-help books and the translator of Chamisso’s masterpiece, Peter Schlemihl.
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Unsuccessful in his endeavours, the young and naive Peter Schlemihl seals a pact with the Devil in which he exchanges his shadow for the purse of Fortunatus, thereby gaining everlasting riches. But when he is ridiculed, persecuted and hated for being different from other men, he realizes that povert…READ MORE >
While on a journey with his wife to Prague for the opening night of Don Giovanni, Mozart is caught picking an orange on the grounds of a stately home. But when the resident family find out who they are dealing with, they are delighted to be in the presence of the celebrated composer and invite him t…READ MORE >