Recently finished reading Song of Songs

Scot Kamins kamins at
Thu Jul 21 14:59:52 EDT 2005

On Jul 21, 2005, at 11:48 AM, Toby G Levy wrote:

> "Song of Songs" by Hermann Sudermann was a very good read.  A  
> little on
> the long side, 640 pages, it moved very quickly and must have been  
> quite
> a risque novel in Germany when it was first published in 1908 with
> references to free love and one passing reference to lesbianism.  The
> conclusion to the story totally surprised me, but was very satisfying.

I see that it lasted until 1941 in the series, leaving it just near  
the start of US involvement in WW II. Wonder if that's why it went?

- Scot Kamins

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