Heinrich von Kleist

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Heinrich von Kleist German dramatist whose works concern people torn between reason and emotion (1777-1811)
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Usage

In literature:

Von Heinrich von Kleist his zur Graefin M. Ebner-Eschenbach.
"Types of Weltschmerz in German Poetry" by Wilhelm Alfred Braun
What if she were as old and ugly as Fraeulein Kunigunde of whom Heinrich von Kleist has written?
"Fairy Tales from the German Forests" by Margaret Arndt
BY HEINRICH VON KLEIST.
"Tales from the German" by Various
Kleist (Heinrich von), German poet, b. Frankfurt-on-Oder, 18 Oct. 1777.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
This was, for example, the effect of the Kantian philosophy on Heinrich von Kleist.
"Thoughts Out of Season (Part II)" by Friedrich Nietzsche
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