William Tell, a drama by Friedrich Schiller

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Statementtranslated from the German of Frederic Schiller, by Samuel Robinson.
ContributionsRobinson, Samuel, 1794-1884.
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Pagination189, [2]p. ;
Number of Pages189
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Open LibraryOL18645978M

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He enters precipitately, looks wildly round, and testifies the most violent agitation. When he reaches the centre of the stage, he throws himself upon his knees, and stretches out his hands, first towards the earth, then towards heaven.

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Gioachino Rossini's four-act opera Guillaume Tell was written to a French adaptation of Schiller's : Johann Christoph Friedrich Von Schiller. A folk hero of Switzerland, William Tell was many things—an assassin, a legend, a lifeguard—but above all, an expert archer.

There are several accounts of the Tell legend. The earliest sources (and those from which the famous play are based) mention the account of the apple. As the legend goes, William Tell was known as a strong man and expert with a crossbow.

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In the opera there was a musical piece called the William Tell Overture, which is still very famous today. William Tell, a Drama by Schiller available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews.

This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was. William Tell, Swiss legendary hero who symbolized the struggle for political and individual freedom. The historical existence of Tell is disputed. According to popular legend, he was a peasant from Bürglen in the canton of Uri in the 13th and early 14th centuries who defied Austrian authority, was.

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