The Stechlin by Theodor Fontane

"The Stechlin" is a social novel set in late 19th-century Germany that explores the changes and tensions brought about by the modern world. The story follows an aging aristocrat who lives near Lake Stechlin and his interactions with the community around him, including his son who is a member of the Reichstag in Berlin. The novel is known for its detailed and realistic depiction of the social and political climate of the time, as well as its exploration of the conflict between traditional values and modernity.

The 1066th greatest book of all time


Published
1898
Nationality
German
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
German

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