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used in All Quiet on the Western Front

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German polymath (one who excels in many fields) best remembered for his writing — especially the play Faust (1749-1832)
  • After three weeks it was no longer incomprehensible to us that a braided postman should have more authority over us than had formerly our parents, our teachers, and the whole gamut of culture from Plato to Goethe.
    Chapter 2 (20% in)
  • Tjaden retorts in the well-known phrase from Goethe's "Gotz von Berlichingen," with which he is always free.
    Chapter 10 (21% in)

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