Goethe's Faust

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Sculptur o Mephistopheles bewitchin the students in the scene "Auerbachs Keller"' frae Faust at the entrance o the day's pub Auerbachs Keller in Leipzig

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Faust is a tragic play in twa pairts uisually kent in Scots as Faust, Pairt Ane an Faust, Pairt Twa. Awtho rarely staged in its entirety, it is the play wi the lairgest audience nummers on German-leid stages. Faust is conseedert bi mony tae be Goethe's magnum opus an the greatest wark o German leeteratur.[1]

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  1. Portor, Laura Spencer (1917). The Greatest Books in the World: Interpretative Studies. Chautauqua, NY: Chautauqua Press. p. 82.