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Burning Secret (1913) [Novella]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Burning Secret is set in an Austrian sanatorium in the 1920's. A lonely twelve-year-old boy is befriended and becomes infatuated by a suave and mysterious baron who heartlessly brushes him aside to turn his seductive attentions to the boy's mother. Stefan Zweig provides the reader with a study of childhood on the brink of adolescence and a boy's uncontrollable jealousy and feelings of betrayal.

Original title: Brennendes Geheimnis
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics
FictionGeneral FictionYouth (rebellion, Angst, Coming Of Age)

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Royal Game and Other Stories (1981) [Collection]
      Author: Stefan Zweig

Edition #1: Burning Secret

Burning Secret (2008)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Anthea Bell
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Burning Secret (2008)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pushkin Press
ISBN: 9781901285857
Pages: 100

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