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Walpurgisnacht by Gustav Meyrink
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Walpurgisnacht by Gustav Meyrink is a captivating and atmospheric novel that delves into themes of occultism, mysticism, and the supernatural. Set in the eerie backdrop of a small German town during the night of Walpurgis, the story follows the protagonist as he navigates a series of bizarre and unsettling events.

Meyrink's writing is rich in detail and vivid imagery, immersing the reader in a world that is both enchanting and terrifying. The author's exploration of occult practices and strange occurrences adds an air of mystery and intrigue to the narrative, keeping the reader engaged from start to finish.

The characters in Walpurgisnacht are complex and well-developed, with their own motivations and secrets that add depth to the story. The protagonist's journey through the night is filled with twists and turns, as he encounters a host of strange and enigmatic characters who challenge his perception of reality.

Overall, Walpurgisnacht is a thought-provoking and atmospheric read that will appeal to fans of dark fantasy and gothic literature. Meyrink's skillful storytelling and evocative prose make this novel a must-read for anyone looking for a unique and immersive reading experience.

Book Description:
In der Nacht des 30. April, der Walpurgisnacht, stört ein schlafwandelnder Schauspieler die Abendgesellschaft im Hause des Barons Elsenwanger auf dem Hradschin in Prag. Für die nächsten 4 Wochen steht das Leben der dort versammelten Personen unter dem Zeichen der Walpurgisnacht.
Meyrinks Werke habe einen starken Zug ins Fantastische und Esoterische. "Walpurgisnacht" erinnert in seiner Dichte und Tiefgründigkeit an die Erzählungen aus "Des deutschen Spießers Wunderhorn".
(Zusammenfassung von Hokuspokus)

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