Johannes von Tepl


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(Johannes von Tepl) , c.1350–c.1414, Bohemian humanist and writer. Johannes is best known for his powerful work Der Ackermann aus Böhmen (c.1400, tr. Death and the Plowman), a dialogue between Death and a recently widowed farmer.
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Johannes von Tepl:

see Johannes von SaazJohannes von Saaz
(Johannes von Tepl) , c.1350–c.1414, Bohemian humanist and writer. Johannes is best known for his powerful work Der Ackermann aus Böhmen (c.1400, tr. Death and the Plowman), a dialogue between Death and a recently widowed farmer.
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A venerable interpretative tradition, associated perhaps most closely with the name of Konrad Burdach, has long seen Johannes von Tepl's prose dialogue Der Ackermann aus Bohmen (c.1400) as a work of epoch-making importance, representing no less than the first flowering in German of 'modern', Italian-inspired Renaissance Humanism.

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