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Goethe"s autobiography

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Goethe"s autobiography

Poetry and truth from my own life

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Published by Public Affairs Press in Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtr. by R. O. Moon.
    ContributionsMoon, R. O. 1865-1953 ed. and tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2027.A8 M6 1949
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 700 p.
    Number of Pages700
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6049334M
    LC Control Number49009277
    OCLC/WorldCa706684

    Goethes masterpiece and perhaps the greatest work in German literature, Faust has made the legendary German alchemist one of the central myths of the Western world. Here indeed is a monumental Faust, an audacious man boldly wagering with the devil, Mephistopheles, that no magic, sensuality, experience, or knowledge can lead him to a moment he would wish to last forever. Here, in Faust, Part I.   While I have not read any myself I think this is an interesting question. A guy who played in Bob Dylan's backup band wrote a biography of Goethe: Goethe: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions): Ritchie Roberts So did Emerson: Repres.

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s father, Johann Caspar Goethe (–82), was a man of leisure who lived on an inherited fortune. Johann’s mother, Catharina Elisabeth Textor (–), was a daughter of Frankfurt’s most senior official. Goethe was the eldest of seven children, though only one other survived into adulthood, his sister. I was going to use this book to do a research paper and presentation on Goethe, but this autobiography is just volume 2. It would have been helpful if the description (or even the heading when I clicked on it) stated that this is volume 2 of a 2-part autobiography. The book is now useless to me now.2/5(1).

      In many instances, the Germans have been content for the lives of their great literary figures to be written by Anglo-American biographers; there is a . the gottingen edition of johann wolfgang von goethe's works is limited to one thousand copies, of which this is number [illustration: picture of goethe] gottingen edition autobiography truth and fiction relating to my life johann wolfgang von goethe translated by john oxenford volume i. philadelphia and chicago j. h. moore and company.


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OF WHAT ONE WISHES IN YOUTH, WHEN OLD HE HAS IN ABUNDANCE. Thus I felt urged alternately to promote and to retard my recovery; and.

Books shelved as goethe: The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Faust, First Part by Johann Wol. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user :   Before he was thirty, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe had proven himself a master of the novel, drama, and lyric poetry.

But even more impressive than his versatility was his unwillingness ever to settle into a single style or approach; whenever he used a literary form, he made it something in to a well-to-do family in Frankfurt, he was sent to Strasbourg to earn a law degree.4/4(19).

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von,contrib.: Art, Literature, and the Drama (New York: The Tribune Association, ), by Margaret Fuller, ed.

by Arthur B. Fuller (page images and uncorrected OCR text at MOA). This Autobiography of Goethe has a lengthy introduction and short biography of Goethe's life by Thomas Carlyle () and was translated by John Oxenford () inwhich was a year of revolutions in Europe.

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The Sorrows of Young Werther (German: Die Leiden des jungen Werthers) is a loosely autobiographical epistolary novel by Johann Wolfgang von published init reappeared as a revised edition in It was one of the most important novels in the Sturm und Drang period in German literature, and influenced the later Romantic movement.

Goethe, aged 24 at the time, finished Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von GOETHE’S WORKS, Conversations, Dramatic Works, Novels & Tales, Poems, Wilhelm Meisters Apprenticeship. Autobiography I and II (Seven Volume Set) London George Bell and Sons Vintage Copy 8vo 8”-9” tall.

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Those pious feelings, so naturally expressed, and yet so beautifully elevated; that pleasant.Other articles where From My Life: Poetry and Truth is discussed: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Napoleonic period (–16): Leben: Dichtung und Wahrheit (–13; From My Life: .“JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE, the greatest of German men of letters, was born at Frank fort-on-the-Main, Aug His father was a man of means and position, and he personally supervised the early education of his son.