- Johann Christoph. 1700–66, German critic, dramatist, and translator
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Gottsched was deeply interested in the restoration of the German drama.Women of the Teutonic Nations
I received a translation of 'Iphigenia' by Gottsched, and Quintus read it to me.
"He has written a German history as well as a foreigner could write it," said Gottsched.
"Well, I think we have already made many beautiful things of it," said Gottsched, in the full consciousness of his own fame.
Gottsched did not perceive the mockery which lay in these words of the king, but received them smilingly as agreeable flattery.