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Definition of the noun kleist
What does kleist mean as a name of something?
- German dramatist whose works concern people torn between reason and emotion (1777-1811)
"Kleist" is a book by Jean Grosjean.
Kleist is a family name.
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The Michigan Alumnus (1900)
Kleist is a practicing attorney in Milwaukee and lecturer on medical jurisprudence in the Milwaukee Medical College. — Frank Sel- don Buckley, ' Sgdf A.B. (Oberlin College) 1884, who spent some time in Berlin, Germany, is now practicing ...
A Library of the World's Best Literature - Ancient and Modern - Vol.XXII (Forty-Five Volumes); Kingsley-Le Sage (2008)
by Charles Dudley Warner
BY CHARLES HARVEY GENUNG Jeinrich von Kleist is a tragic figure; an unhappy man born in an unhappy time. Endowed with supreme poetic powers which in a more fortunate age might have made him chief among the poets ...
Truth and Lies in Literature (1988)
Essays and Reviews by Stephen Vizinczey
Kleist is a classic writer in the Greek sense. The best guide to him is Aristotle, who said that of all the elements of tragedy 'the most important is the plot, the ordering of the incidents, for tragedy is a representation not of men but of action and of ...
by Jonathan Law
Kleist, Heinrich von ( 1777–1811) German playwright and author, who was virtually unrecognized during ...
Encyclopedia of World War II (2007)
by Alan Axelrod, Jack A. Kingston
Kleist, Paul Ludwig von (1881–1954) commander of German Army Group ...
by George Haggerty
But now, Kleist is recognized as a harbinger of modernism and a major influence on such high modernists as Franz Kafka, as well as on renowned gay filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder. In such dramas as Amphitryon, Prince Friedrich of ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
ln comedy, Kleist made a name with Der ...
Electrochemical Dictionary (2012)
by Allen J. Bard, György Inzelt, Fritz Scholz
Kleist, Ewald Jürgen (Georg) von 533 on the rate of the electrode reaction and the ! mass transport processes. The rate of the electrode reaction also depends on the rate of several processes, such as the rates of the ! charge transfer step, ...
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Germany Stamps 1870-1991
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Scrabble value of K5L1E1I1S1T1
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