Verse Plays by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The book is a collection of dramatic works written in verse by the renowned German literary figure. These plays showcase the author's versatility and mastery in blending classical and romantic elements within the theatrical form. The content ranges from explorations of mythological themes to humanistic inquiries, all unified by the author's poetic language and philosophical depth. The plays within this compilation are celebrated for their lyrical beauty and intellectual rigor, reflecting the author's profound understanding of the human condition and his ability to translate complex ideas into compelling dramatic narratives.

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Total Points: 45

Since this book was first published in 1800, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 45.0.

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