b heinrich wilhelm von kleist


(Bernd) Heinrich (Wilhelm) von [bernt hahyn-rikh vil-helm fuhn] , 1777–1811, German poet, dramatist, and story writer.

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Kleist (klaɪst)
(Bernd) Heinrich (Wilhelm) von (ˈhainrɪç fɔn). 1777--1811, German dramatist, poet, and short-story writer. His plays include The Broken Pitcher (1808), Penthesilea (1808), and The Prince of Homburg (published 1821)

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