International Necronautical Society INS Inspectorate Berlin
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report no.: 028
informant: Nietzsche Channel
source: Egidi, Arthur: 'Gespräche mit Nietzsche im Parsifaljahr 1881' in Musik 1 (1902), 1892-1899
location: Berlin
date: 1882

Nietzsche asked: 'What reception did the Berlin press give to The Birth of Tragedy?' The question embarrassed me a little, for the Berlin reviews were negative; moreover, when Nietzsche left Basel, the false report of his death had circulated in Berlin, and Gustav Engel had made the gentle obituary: 'He died of Wagner.'