gustav freytag


Gustav [goos-tahf] , 1816–95, German novelist, playwright, and journalist. Unabridged
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Freytag (German ˈfraitaːk)
Gustav (ˈɡʊstaf). 1816--95, German novelist and dramatist; author of the comedy Die Journalisten (1853) and Soll und Haben (1855), a novel about German commercial life

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gustav freytag

German writer of realistic novels celebrating the merits of the middle classes.

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