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Nathan der Weise Ein dramatisches Gedicht, in fünf Aufzügen

[Nachdr. d. Erstausg.]


Gotthold Ephraim Lessing*


Bibliogr. Nachweis: Goedeke IV,1, S. 451


A dramatic poem that symbolizes the equality of the three great religions (Islam, Saladin; Christianity, the Templar; Judaism, Nathan) in regard to their ethical basis, for the play celebrates man's true religion: love, acting without prejudice and devoted to the service of mankind. Cf. Encyclopaedia britannica online


Besitzer: Augsburg, Staats- und Stadtbibliothek -- LD 4297