Lenz

by Georg Buchner
Lenz
  • ISBN-13: 9780974968025
  • Author(s): Georg Buchner
  • Translated by: Richard Sieburth
  • Subject: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Archipelago Books
  • Publication Date: 04-02-2010
  • Format: p/b

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B chner's expressionistic account of the 19th century playwright Lenz and his descent into madness is one of the earliest examples of modernist prose in European literature. Writing well ahead of his time, B chner evokes landscapes that have a Van Gogh/Cezanne-like quality to them, connecting the human psyche to the land in a wondrous way.
About the book

B chner's expressionistic account of the 19th century playwright Lenz and his descent into madness is one of the earliest examples of modernist prose in European literature. Writing well ahead of his time, B chner evokes landscapes that have a Van Gogh/Cezanne-like quality to them, connecting the human psyche to the land in a wondrous way.