Cover of Nathan der Weise.

Nathan der Weise

author: Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1779)
date read: 2010-11-01
pages: 160
lists: german , stage-play
rating: ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

Lessing was a good critic, but at best a middling author. His theatre is nearly Brecht-ian in its desire to hit you repeatedly over the head with the metaphor until you’re sure to get it.

Related books