Zdzisław Żygulski (literary historian)

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Zdzisław Żygulski
Born (1888-04-04)4 April 1888
Przemyśl, Poland
Died 22 October 1975(1975-10-22) (aged 87)
Łódź, Poland
Occupation Educator, academic, author

Zdzisław Żygulski (4 April 1888, Przemyśl – 22 October 1975, Łódź)[1][2] was a Polish literary historian and Germanist. He was a professor at the universities of Łódź and Wrocław. An expert of German literature of 18th–19th century and antique drama, he published, with Marian Szyrocki,[who?] a German literature history textbook Geschichte der deutschen Literatur (vol. 1–4; 1958–1965). His notable works includes Gerhart Hauptmann. Człowiek i twórca (1968), Fryderyk Schiller (1975). His son, also named Zdzisław, was an art historian, academic and educator.[citation needed]