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Volume 26

Alma Mahler, Muse to Genius: From Fin-de-sièle Vienna to Hollywood's Heyday, by Karen Monson. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1983. ISBN: 978-0395322130 Alma Mahler-Werfel (1879-1964) was a beautiful, intelligent woman. She became successively the wife of three important men—Gustav Mahler, Walter Gropius, and Franz Werfel. To many other men, including Arnold Schönberg, Oskar…