"A Life of Solitude"is a biography of Polish playwright Stanislawa Przybyszewska (1901-35). One of the finest plays about the French Revolution, "The Danton Case, "was written by this unknown Polish woman living in obscurity in the free city of Danzig. The illegitimate daughter of writer Stanislaw Przybyszewski, she became a writer against long odds and at the cost of her health, her sanity, and eventually her life."A Life of Solitude"shows how she chose her vocation, examine her ideas about writing, and reveal her struggle ...

A Life of Solitude 1989, Northwestern University Press

ISBN-13: 9780810108080

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