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[zwahyg, swahyg; German tsvahyk]
  1. Ar·nold [ahr-nuh ld; German ahr-nawlt] /ˈɑr nəld; German ˈɑr nɔlt/, 1887–1968, German novelist, essayist, and dramatist.
  2. Ste·fan [stef-uh n, -ahn; German shte-fahn] /ˈstɛf ən, -ɑn; German ˈʃtɛ fɑn/, 1881–1942, Austrian dramatist, critic, biographer, and novelist.
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  • Zweig has steered his course skilfully between the dangers of archaism and anachronism.

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  1. Arnold (ˈarnɔlt). 1887–1968, German novelist, famous for his realistic war novel The Case of Sergeant Grischa (1927)
  2. Stefan (ˈʃtɛfan). 1881–1942, Austrian novelist, dramatist, essayist, and poet
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