Danton's Death, Leonce and Lena, Woyzeck

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OUP Oxford, Nov 26, 1998 - Drama - 176 pages
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George Duchner died in 1837 at a tragically early age, and his three works for the stage remained virtually unknown for half a century. Today all three, especially Danton's Death, his great play about the French Revolution are performed regularly. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1808
A Chronology of Georg Biichner
1833
The Historical Woyzeck and Biichners Design for
Copyright

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Georg Buchner died in 1837 at a tragically early age, and his three works for the stage remained virtually unknown for a half a century. Today they are performed regularly, and Danton is widely acknowledged as a classic of world theatre. Victor Price is a poet and novelist, and Head of the German Language Service at the BBC.

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