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Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim 1729-1781

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Works: 6,397 works in 21,785 publications in 28 languages and 146,251 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Bibliography  Essays  Autographs  Sources  Records and correspondence  Literature 
Subject Headings: Authors, German 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator, Honoree, Other, Contributor, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Collector, Speaker, Conductor, Composer, Correspondent, Singer, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Performer, Librettist, Recipient
Classifications: N64, 832.6
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Most widely held works by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Laocoön ; Nathan the Wise ; Minna von Barnhelm by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
649 editions published between 1766 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 5,192 libraries worldwide
This essay contends that the confusion of the arts, such as literary painting or descriptive verse, can only lead to aesthetic disaster. The author distinguishes between the temporal and spatial arts and shows how their natures limit the type of subject matter which each can handle effectively
Nathan the Wise; a dramatic poem in five acts by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
1,056 editions published between 1779 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 5,144 libraries worldwide
"Nathan the Wise is the Western classic on religious tolerance. It offers a vision of Jews, Christian and Muslims as People of the Book, united by a shared and reverenced text, mutually respectful, giving one another rich gifts of particularity. In Jersalem in 1192, at the time of the Third Crusade, the Muslim sultan Saladin declares a truce in which Muslim, Christian and Jew are to live in harmony. The fragile peace is broken by a fiery young Templar and further threatened by Saladin's sister, the lady Sittah, and Heraklios, the Christian patriarch. Nathan is a wise and wealthy Jewish merchant whose wealth is sought by Sittah and Heraklios. The Christian Templar rescues Nathan's precocious daughter Recha from a fire. The two young people, Jew and Christian, are drawn to each other in love, a love which is fostered by Recha's nurse, Daya. Aided by a ubiquitous friar and a picaresque dervish, the two young people come up with an imaginative resolution to the issue of which is the one true faith, during the trial at which Nathan must defend his life."--Publisher's website
Minna von Barnhelm; a comedy in five acts by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
1,044 editions published between 1767 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 4,111 libraries worldwide
Written at the close of the Seven Years' War, Minna von Barnhelm is considered to be Lessing's greatest drama. One of the first German national dramas, it tells the story of Tellheim, a sensitive German soldier, and Minna, his love
Emilia Galotti, a tragedy in five acts by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
624 editions published between 1772 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 2,590 libraries worldwide
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing wurde am 22.1.1729 in Kamenz/Oberlausitz geboren. Sein Vater war Pastor. Der junge Lessing besuchte zuerst die Stadtschule in Kamenz, von 1741-1746 die Fürstenschule in Meißen. Er studierte danach Medizin und Theologie in Leipzig. Danach lebte er als freier Schriftsteller in Berlin, wo er für mehrere Zeitungen schrieb. Er hatte Verbindung zu verschiedenen Theatergruppen und schrieb für diese seine ersten Stücke. Dauernd in Geldnot nahm er in Breslau eine Stelle als Sekretär beim General Tauentzien an. 1767 erhielt er eine Anstellung als Dramaturg und Kritiker am Deutschen Nationaltheater in Hamburg, 1770 eine Stelle als Bibliothekar in Wolfenbüttel. Lessing starb am 15.2.1781 in Braunschweig
Lessings werke : vollsta̤ndige Ausgbe in fṳnfundzwanzig Teilen. by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
359 editions published between 1867 and 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Lessings Werke by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
289 editions published between 1800 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Sämtliche Schriften by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
193 editions published between 1771 and 1968 in German and Undetermined and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, Miss Sara Sampson. Ein bürgerl. Trauerspiel by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
169 editions published between 1739 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Sara: cast gender - mixed; number - 5 males, 5 females (total 10); size - medium; length - 5 acts, 44 scenes. A compelling domestic tragedy with elements of melodrama, highly popular in its time (1755)
Literary and philosophical essays, French, German and Italian by Michel de Montaigne( Book )
14 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
The 13 works of 17 continental authors span three centuries of philosophy from Montaigne to Schiller and literary criticism from Sainte-Beuve and Mazzini
Die Erziehung des Menschengeschlechts by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
146 editions published between 1780 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Gesammelte Werke by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
21 editions published between 1929 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Philosophical and theological writings by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729-81), thinker, dramatist and controversialist of many-sided interests, is the most representative figure of the German Enlightenment. This text presents a comprehensive collection of Lessing's philosophical and theological writings
Theological writings; selections in translation with an introductory essay by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
8 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, "Emilia Galotti" by Gerhard Bauer( Book )
111 editions published between 1770 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 222 libraries worldwide
This volume presents the most comprehensive collection to date in English of Lessing's philosophical and theological writings, several of which appear here in English for the first time. They are translated and edited by H.B. Nisbet, who also provides an introduction that sets them in their historical and philosophical contexts
The dramatic works of G.E. Lessing by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
22 editions published between 1888 and 1992 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Extraits de la Dramaturgie de Hambourg, traduction française, par M. A. Desfeuilles, avec le texte allemand en regard by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
36 editions published between 1874 and 1922 in 3 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Gotthold Ephraim Lessings Sämmtliche Schriften by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
11 editions published between 1857 and 1895 in German and Undetermined and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Nathan the Wise, Minna von Barnhelm, and other plays and writings by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Lessing was a playwright, scholar, poet, archeologist, philosopher, and critic. His genius is evident in the works collected in this volume, which includes the comedy Minna von Barnhelm, the tragedy Emilia, Galotti, Nathan the Wise, The Jews (and related correspondence), Ernst and Falk: Conversations for the Freemasons, and selections from philosophical and theological writings
Continental drama : Calderon, Corneille, Racine, Molière, Lessing, Schiller by Charles William Eliot( Book )
8 editions published between 1910 and 1963 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Lessing : Epoche, Werk, Wirkung by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Studie over leven en werk van de Duitse dichter (1729-1781)
 
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G. E. L 1729-1781
Gotholds Efraims Lesings
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing auteur dramatique et théoricien de la littérature allemande
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing Duits schrijver
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing e dütsche Dichder vo dr Ufkläärig
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing escritor alemán
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing německý básník
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing pisarz niemiecki
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing scrittore, filosofo e drammaturgo tedesco
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing writer, philosopher, publicist, and art critic
L. 1729-1781
L., G. E. 1729-1781
Lai-hsin 1729-1781
Lai-hsin, Kao-tʻe-ho-tʻe Ai-fei-la-mu 1729-1781
Lai-shin 1729-1781
Lai xin 1729-1781
Laixin 1729-1781
Laixin zhu 1729-1781
Lasing, Talif 1729-1781
Lesing, Gotchold Efraim 1729-1781
Lesing, Gothold Efraim 1729-1781
Lēsing, Gôṭhôld Efrayim 1729-1781
Lesing, Gotold Efraim 1729-1781
Lesing, Gotthold Ephraim 1729-1781
Lesiṅga, Gauṭaholḍa Ifarāima
Lesingas, G. A. 1729-1781
Lesingas, Gotholdas Efraimas 1729-1781
Lesingi, Gothold Epʹraim 1729-1781
Lesings, Goth. Efr 1729-1781
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Lessing, G. E. (Gotthold Ephraim), 1729-1781
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Lessing, Gotkholʹd Ėfraim 1729-1781
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Lessing, Gottfried Ephraim 1729-1781
Lessing, Gotth. E. 1729-1781
Lessing, Gotth. Ephr.
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Lessinga, Gotthold E. 1729-1781
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Lessingius, Gotthold Ephraim 1729-1781
Lessink, Gkottchold Ephraim 1729-1781
Lisinǧ 1729-1781
Lisīng, Ǧ. D. 1729-1781
Lisīng, Gūthūld Ifrayīm 1729-1781
Lsings, Gotholds Efraims 1729-1781
Philosophe bien digne d'en être.
philosophe bien digne d'en être, Un 1729-1781
Qothold Efraim Lessinq
Resshingu 1729-1781
Resshingu, G. E. 1729-1781
Γκότχολντ Εφραίμ Λέσσινγκ Γερμανός συγγραφέας, δραματικός ποιητής και κριτικός της τέχνης
Готгольд Ефраїм Лессінг
Готхальд Эфраім Лесінг
Готхолд Ефраим Лесинг
Готхолд Ефраим Лесинг гертмански филозоф, писател и критичар
Готхолд Ефрајм Лесинг
Готхольд Эфраим Лессинг немецкий писатель, драматург
Лессинг Г. Э. 1729-1781
Лессинг, Готтһольд Ефраим
Лессинг, Готхольд Эфрайм 1729-1781
Лессінг, Г. Е 1729-1781
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גוטהולד אפרים לסינג
לסינג, גוטהולד אפריים 1729-1781
לסינג, גוטהולד אפרים 1729־1781
לעסינג, אפרים ידידיה
לעסינג, גוטהולד אפרים 1729-1781
לעססינג, א. ו 1729־1781
לעססינג, אפרים ידידיה 1729-1781
לעססינג, ג. ע 1781־1729
לעססינג, גאטהאלד אפרים 1729-1781
לעססינג, גאטטהאלד עפראים
לעססינג, גאטטהלד עפרים 1729־1781
לעססינג, ידידיה אפרים
לעססינג, ידידיה אפרים 1729־1781
إفرايم ليسينغ
جوتهولد افرايم لسينج، 1729-1781
لسنغ، غتهلد افرايم
لسنگ، غتهلد افرايم
لسينغ، غوتهولد إفرايم، 1729-1781
ليسنغ، غوتهلد افرايم
ليسنگ، غوتهلد افرايم
ليسينغ، غوتهولد إفرايم، 1729-1781
ليسينغ، غوتهولد إفرائيم، 1729-1781
گوتهولد افرایم لسینگ
გოტჰოლდ ეფრაიმ ლესინგი
고트홀트 에프라임 레싱
레싱 1729-1781
레싱, G. E 1729-1781
레싱, 고트홀트 1729-1781
레싱, 고트홀트 E. 1729-1781
레싱, 고트홀트 에프라임 1729-1781
레싱, 곳홀트 에프라임 1729-1781
레씽, 고트홀트 1729-1781
레씽, 고트홀트 에프라임 1729-1781
레씽, 곳홀트 에프라임 1729-1781
ゴットホルト・エフライム・レッシング
レッシング, G. E
レッシング, G. E. 1729-1781
レッシング, ゴットホールド・イ
戈特霍尔德·埃夫莱姆·莱辛
莱辛 1729-1781
莱辛 1729-1781 G. E
莱辛, G. E, 1729-1781
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