The Birth of Tragedy

Title
  • The Birth of Tragedy
  • Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik
Author

Nietzsche, Friedrich

Availability

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Languages

English

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: HTML

OTA keywords

Philosophical works

LC keywords

Greek drama (Tragedy)- History and criticism
Ethics
Aesthetics
Tragic, The

Extent
  • designation: CollectionText
  • size: 1 file: ca. 337 KB
Creation Date

1872

Source Description

English translation of a German original text.

The Birth of Tragedy Nietzsche, Friedrich

Notes

The Birth of Tragedy (Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik, 1872) is a 19th Century work of philosophy by Friedrich Nietzsche. The full title translates as 'The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music'.

The translator has added occasional editorial inserts to help clarify some foreign terms. Nietzsche's long paragraphs have been broken into shorter units.

Permanent URL

http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/2523