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Gottfried Keller: Stories

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This volume presents 10 novellas from the collections "Stories of Zurich, Seven Legends," and "The People of Sedwyla," many newly translated for this edition.
Paperback, 368 pages
Published June 1st 1982 by Continuum International Publishing Group (first published 1877)
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Jul 25, 2015 Walter rated it it was amazing
The Clothes Make the Man is a classic.

So literally sincere it breaks into irony without contrivance (unlike most of Chekhov) as life itself is prone to do at time. All you can do is smile.
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Gottfried Keller (* 19. Juli 1819 in Zürich; † 15. Juli 1890 in Zürich) war ein Schweizer Dichter und Politiker.

Seine Lyrik regte eine Vielzahl von Musikern zur Vertonung an, mit seinen Novellen "Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe" und "Kleider machen Leute" hatte er Meisterwerke der deutschsprachigen Erzählkunst geschaffen. Schon zu seinen Lebzeiten galt er als einer der bedeutendsten Vertreter der Ep
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