Summary of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's play "Egmont". All acts summary.
Summary of Georg Büchner's play "Woyzeck".
I tried reading Mann's first novel, Buddenbrooks , years ago. I could admire the style, but not the story, and, indeed, found the story so stultifying that I failed to finish it. For some reason, I can entire the...
Summary of Novalis' romantic book "Heinrich von Ofterdingen" including the Blue Flower concept.
Overview and plot summary of Wolfram von Eschenbach's medieval text Parzival. Also examines the roles and significance of two of the strongest female characters in the work, Belacane and Herzeloyde.
Summary of "the Marble Statue" by the German poet Joseph von Eichendorff.
Summary of Stefan Zweig's book "Fear" with further links to other summaries.
Among the best known and loved folk and fairy tales are those told by Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm, The Brothers Grimm as they are usually referred to. They were great storytellers of their time. The collections of stories...
Summary of Johann Wolfgang Goethe's play "Iphigenia in Tauris".
Summary of Clavigo by Goethe. All acts are summarised.