Dantons Death - Georg Buchner

Dantons Death

Georg Buchner

Book Summary

A revolutionary himself, George Buchner was 21 when he wrote the play in 1835, while hiding from the police. With its hair-raising on-rush of scenes and vivid dramatization of complex, visionary characters, Dantons Death has a claim to be the greatest political tragedy ever written. In his newly-revised translation, Howard Brenton captures Buchners exhilarating energy as

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