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Hermannsschlacht : ein Drama in fünf Aufzügen [promptbook]

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Kleist, Heinrich von, 1777-1811


L'Arronge, Adolph, 1838-1908




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Detailed library notes from previous cataloging on inside cover with plentiful information regarding this particular promptbook. Markings in faded pen, black pencil, blue pencil. Abundance of markings found throughout; complete stage directions, sketches, comments, various annotations, etc. According to library note inside:“An important piece of documentation on the evolution of the prompt book in the ‘modern’ theater sense.” “This volume is from Max Reinhardt’s collection and quite probably served as his model for the production of the same play that opened at the Deutsches Theater in 1918.” See Reinhardt, Volume 66.


Pages 1-93; 21.5cm x 18cm


September 1, 1888 (Deutsches Theater zu Berlin).


Located in Binghamton University Special Collections
PT2635.E548 P752 v.8


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Who is Max Reinhardt? The celebrated Austrian theater director Max Reinhardt, recognized in America primarily for his elaborate productions of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Franz Werfel’s The Eternal Road, and Karl Vollmoeller’s The Miracle, was born in 1873 at Baden near Vienna, Austria and died in New York City in… More

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Kleist, Heinrich von, 1777-1811, “Hermannsschlacht : ein Drama in fünf Aufzügen [promptbook],” Digital Collections, accessed July 25, 2024,