Erasmus Montanus or Rasmus Berg
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Erasmus Montanus or Rasmus Berg

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PEER. If he wants to dispute with me, he will find that I can hold my own; and if he wants to have a singing match with me, he will get the worst of it. I once had a singing contest with ten deacons and beat every one of them, for I outsang them in the Credo, all ten of them.
Paperback, 64 pages
Published September 10th 2010 by Kessinger Publishing (first published 1723)
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Ce grand classique de la comédie danoise qui date du 18ème siècle m´a fait beaucoup rire.

Le protagoniste souffre de "delusions of grandeur" puisqu´il a fait des études á Paris ce qui lui permet de se rebaptiser de Rasmus Berg á Erasmus Montanus et de croire
que tout le monde lui est inférieur. Cela provoque des situations absurdes et très drôles quand les paysans se montrent beaucoup plus sages que lui.

A lire pour tous les narcissistes au monde qui ont trop pris la grosse tête et qui se croient r...more
I thoughout this showed the conflict between old and new thought processes and points of view well but its a little slow for me, I know I know its several hundred years old but its slow no matter what.
Hvad er viden og uddannelse, hvis det ikke gør gavn eller kan dokumenteres over for andre?
So Funny! A must read ;)
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