Book Download Online The Ghost-seer by Friedrich Schiller

Book Download Online The Ghost-seer by Friedrich Schiller

The Ghost-seer

Friedrich von Schiller s only novel, The Ghost seer is an experimental, deliberately fragmentary work Thrillingly held together by its dramatic plot and lavish, operatic setting, it is a multi layered fiction of deceptive simplicity For a rich young prince and his loyal companion, Venice promises nothing but unfettered pleasure until they encounter a mysterious masked Ar Friedrich von Schiller s only novel, The Ghost seer is an experimental, deliberately fragmentary work Thrillingly held together by its dramatic plot and lavish, operatic setting, it is a multi layered fiction of deceptive simplicity For a rich young prince and his loyal companion, Venice promises nothing but unfettered pleasure until they encounter a mysterious masked Armenian who delivers them a strange prophecy And when his words prove true, this enigmatic figure develops a deeply sinister influence over them, drawing them into darker forms of magic As the narrative progresses, it become increasingly unclear whether the apparitions the prince sees are the manifestations of a troubled spirit world or simply an elaborate hoax Friedrich von Schiller is one of the leading figures of 18th century German literature, most famous for his dramatic works The Robbers, Mary Stuart, and William Tell.

Title : The Ghost-seer
Author :  Friedrich Schiller
Language : English
Isbn : 1843910349
Format : Paperback
Pages : 136 pages

Rating: 4.4

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