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Kleist's aristocratic heritage and Das Kätchen von Heilbronn

Author: William C Reeve
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

This is a textual analysis of one of Kleist's dramas, which demonstrates how he drew its poetic images, themes and general atmosphere from the Prussian aristocracy into which he had been born. The  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Reeve, William C., 1943-
Kleist's aristocratic heritage and Das Kätchen von Heilbronn.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1991
(DLC) 91090322
Named Person: Heinrich von Kleist; Heinrich von Kleist; Heinrich von Kleist
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William C Reeve
ISBN: 9780773563117 0773563113
OCLC Number: 243568193
Language Note: English text, German quotations.
Description: 1 online resource (189 pages)
Contents: Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
1 The True Princess --
2 The False Princess --
3 True or False? --
4 The Truth Discovered --
5 Character Consistency to the End --
6 Names in Kathchen von Heilbronn --
7 Love across the Class Barrier: Kathchen, Kabale und Liebe, and Agnes Bernauer --
Notes --
Works Cited --
Index --
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Responsibility: William C. Reeve.
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"[Reeve] dares to tread on uncultivated grounds. By providing a different perspective to view Kleist's works, [he] presents a fresh piece of scholarship ... a thought-provoking and significant Read more...

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