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Edzard Schaper

Born on September 30, 1908 in Ostrowo in what is now Poland, Edzard Schaper was a well-loved author of numerous novels, essays, plays for both theater and radio. HIs education mostly focused on music studies, but after he graduated he became an assistant director and actor in Herford, then assistant director at the State Theater in Stuttgart. During the 1920s, he published his first book, a novel named The Last Guest --soon to be followed by more writing. His greatest success would be the 1934...See more