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5 edition of Good Living Street found in the catalog.

Good Living Street

Portrait of a Patron Family of Vienna 1900

by Tim Bonyhady

  • 206 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art patrons,
  • Jews,
  • Biography,
  • Art patronage

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages [349]-358) and index.

    StatementTim Bonyhady
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5252.G35 B66 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 376 pages, [8] colored plates :
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25219202M
    ISBN 109780307378804
    LC Control Number2010053160

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This book captures the life of three generations of a family, the Gallas, who lived on Wohlenstrasse, the Good Living Street of the title.

In focusing on these generations, the author captures the life and times of a certain section of upper class Jewish life, the bildungsbürgertum(educated, cultured bourgeoisie whose ideals the Galla family embody)/5(21).

Just published in November, Good Living Street tells the story of Moritz and Hermine Gallia and their family in the context of 20th century Vienna. Moritz Gallia was a wealthy industrialist who made his money in the manufacture of specialised fittings for the gas lamps that lit homes and businesses before the use of electricity became widespread/5.

Good Living Street is a captivating tour-de-force Bonyhady deploys a genre of writing that impressively and poetically weaves together art, social and cultural histories and deeply reflexive investigative family biography with a mesmerizing, galloping narrative—it is at once a book that is arts educational and highly political and personal.”.

In Good Living Street he follows the lives of three generations of women in his family in an intimate account of fraught relationships, romance, and business highs and lows. They enjoyed a lifestyle of luxury and privilege - until everything changed for families of Jewish origin like his.

Her story – of ambiguity, survival, and bittersweet transformation – makes “Good Living Street” both elegy and celebration. Carlo Wolff is a freelance writer and book critic based in. 'The two books that I think have given me the most straightforward pleasure this year are P.G.

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Jane Shilling enjoys Tim Bonyhady's 'Good Living Street', a glittering family saga of privilege and tragedy. In Good Living Street Bonyhady follows the lives of three generations of women in his family in an intimate account of fraught relationships, romance, and business highs and lows.

They enjoyed a lifestyle of unimaginable luxury and privilege until the rise of Nazism made their existence in Austria untenable. Good Living Street - a translation of Wohllebengasse in the classy 4th District, the street where the Gallia family lived, takes you to the heart of Viennese fin-de-siècle opulence and high culture.

Across three generations they mixed with the Mahlers, the artists Klimt, Schindler and Moll, and the furniture maker Hoffmann, acquiring valuable artefacts of the period.4/5(24). In Good Living Street he follows the lives of three generations of women in his family in an intimate account of fraught relationships, romance, and business highs and lows.

They enjoyed a lifestyle of luxury and privilege - until everything changed for families of Jewish origin like his.

Good Living Street is family history at its finest: fascinating, memorable, and a fabulous read. Following the fortunes of three generations of women in his family - his mother Anne (formerly Annelore), grandmother Gretl, and great-grandmother Hermine - Tim Bonyhady tells a story that is generous in its scope, while grounded by the astounding fact that his grandmother and great aunt.

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