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Christopher Isherwood (26 Aug 1904–4 Jan 1986), British novelist who wrote the novel Mr Norris Changes Trains and a short novel called Goodbye to Berlin, often published together in a collection called The Berlin Stories. These works provided the inspiration for the play I Am a Camera, the film I Am a Camera, the Broadway musical Cabaret and the film of the same name. He also wrote A Single Man, adapted into a film of the same name, and an autobiography, Christopher and His Kind.


New Directions Book #134 by Christopher Isherwood: A classic of 20th-century fiction, Berlin Stories inspired the Broadway musical and Oscar-winning film Cabaret . First published in the 1930s, The Berlin Stories contains two astonishing related novels, The Last of Mr. Norris and Goodbye to Berlin, which are recognized today as classics...


Christopher Isherwood (1904 - 1986) was an Anglo-American novelist. Born in Los Angeles, California, Don Bachardy was the life partner of wr...