The best English-language introduction to Kleist and his work since John Ellis's Heinrich von Kleist (1979).... CHOICE Allan's well-researched and perceptive analysis reacquaints us with a crucial dimension of Kleist's writings. A timely study.... GERMAN STUDIES REVIEW Well suited to making a key part of Kleist's oeuvre, his stories, understandable.... MONATSHEFTEBR>
About the Author
Sean Allan is lecturer in German at the University of Warwick, UK.