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ISBN-13: 9780674587434
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 09/01/1986
Pages: 156

About the Author

Walter Benjamin (1892–1940) was the author of many works of literary and cultural analysis.

Gary Smith is an editor at work on the Einstein Papers project.

Richard Sieburth is Associate Professor of French, New York University.

Gershom Scholem (1897–1982), a close friend of Walter Benjamin, was Professor of Jewish Mysticism at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Table of Contents

  • Preface [Gershom Scholem]
  • Moscow Diary
  • Appendices

    • “Russian Toys” by Walter Benjamin
    • Letters from Walter Benjamin

  • Afterword [Gary Smith]
  • Index

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