Kazimierz Zalewski

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Kazimierz Zalewski
Kazimierz Zalewski.jpg
Kazimierz Zalewski, reproduction from magazine Kłosy, 1887
Born (1849-12-05)December 5, 1849
Płock, Poland
Died January 11, 1919(1919-01-11) (aged 69)
Warsaw, Poland
Pen name Jerzy Myriel
Occupation dramatist, novelist
Nationality Polish
Literary movement Positivism

Kazimierz Zalewski (December 5, 1849 – January 11, 1919), pseudonym Jerzy Myriel, was a Polish dramatist, literary and theatre critic, one of the leading author of middle-class positivistic drama.

Zalewski was born in Płock. He was the publisher and editor of the magazine Wiek (1875–1905), and managing director of Teatr Mały in Warsaw from 1909 until his death, in Warsaw.

Notable works[edit]

Socio-psychological comedies
  • Przed ślubem (1875)
  • Dama treflowa (1879)
  • Górą nasi (1885)
  • Nasi zięciowie (1886)
  • Małżeństwo Apfel (1887)
Novels
  • Syn przemytnika (1884)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Stachura, Renata (2001). "Świętochowski i rówieśnicy. Kotarbiński, Urbanowski, Zalewski. Sesja w 150. Rocznicę ich urodzin, Zakopane, 4–6 maja 1999". In Mazan, B.; Przybyła, Z. Kazimierz Zalewski: "Pani Podkomorzyna" — próba komedii historycznej. Częstochowa. 
  • Kuligowska-Korzeniewska, Anna. "Apoteozować spekulantów: O komediach Kazimierza Zalewskiego w Łodzi" (in Polish).