The past due tales via an influential author of singular talent
Between 1799, whilst he left the Prussian military, and his suicide in 1811, Kleist built right into a author of unparalleled and tragically remoted genius. This selection of works from the final interval of his existence additionally contains 'The Earthquake in Chile,' 'Michael Kohlhaas,' 'The Beggarwoman of Locarno,' 'St. Cecilia or the facility of Music,' 'The Betrothal in Santo Domingo,' 'The Foundling,' and 'The Duel.'
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