Turandot: The Chinese Sphinx
Sprache - Englisch
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DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "Turandot: The Chinese Sphinx" by Friedrich Schiller. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.
Über den Autor
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller (1759–1805), more prominently known as Friedrich Schiller, was a seminal German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright, whose influence extended throughout the literary landscape of his time and beyond. Schiller's contributions to the literary canon are marked by an impassioned lyricism and a deep engagement with the aesthetic and moral consciousness of humanity. 'Turandot: The Chinese Sphinx' is one of the remarkable works that exhibit Schiller's dramatic flair—a version of the Persian fairy tale that later inspired Giacomo Puccini's famous opera. Schiller's profound interest in the philosophy of history and his quest for freedom are embedded in his dramatic literature, which often revolves around the individual's struggle with tyranny and societal constraints. His literary style is characterized by a classical approach melded with emotional intensity, a combination that bestowed upon his works a timeless appeal. Among his other famous works are 'The Robbers,' 'Don Carlos,' and the Wallenstein trilogy which deeply probe the questions of personal and political morality. Schiller was also a close collaborator with Goethe, and their discourse helped shape the Weimar Classicism movement. Echoes of Schiller's thoughts were also found in the later ideological frameworks of German Romanticism.
Genre: Sprache - Englisch
Umfang: 30 Seiten
Größe: 363,3 KB
Veröffentlichung: 31. Juli 2022