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life and works of Goethe.

George Henry Lewes

life and works of Goethe.

Introd. by Havelock Ellis.

by George Henry Lewes

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xii.

    SeriesEveryman"s library, 269. Biography
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 593 p. ;
    Number of Pages593
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19924063M


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The life and works of Goethe and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Share Buy New. $ Qty: Qty: 1 & FREE Shipping. Details. Available to ship in days. Available as a Kindle eBook. Kindle Cited by: 6. Goethe's life spanned a long period of profound change in German and European history.

This book, by the author of a critically acclaimed study of Goethe's Faust, sets Goethe's creative work in the context of his biography and of the literary and political movements of his time. It contains chapters on his life, his poetry, drama, prose and verse narratives, and on his scientific by: 7.

: Life and Work of Goethe (Studies in German Literature) (): John G. Robertson: Books. He exerted enormous influence in many fields, through works ranging from literature, linguistics and philosophy to the theory of colours and the biological sciences. Goethe's poetry and plays inspired music and opera as well as later writers, and his thought influenced philosophers including Nietzsche and by: 3.

On AugGerman author, philosopher, natural scientist, and politician Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born in Frankfurt am Main. He is considered one of the most important creators of German-language poetry.

Goethe’s literary work includes poetry, drama, epic, autobiographical, art, literary theory and scientific writings. The Life and Works of Goethe. London: David Nutt, Two volumes.

Octavo, midth century three-quarter blue morocco gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. First edition of this compelling biography of “Germany’s greatest son”—Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, author of The Sorrows of Young Werther and Faust—handsomely.

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Goethe is the only German literary figure whose range and international standing equal those of Germany’s supreme philosophers (who have often drawn on his works and ideas) and composers (who have often life and works of Goethe. book his works to music).

In the literary culture of the German-speaking countries. The Life and Works of Goethe, Complete in Two Volumes, with Sketches of his Age and Contemporaries from Published and Unpublished Sources Lewes, G.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe () was one of Germany's greatest intellectuals. He exerted enormous influence in many fields, through works ranging from literature, linguistics and philosophy to the theory of colours and the biological sciences.

Goethe's poetry and plays inspired music and opera as well as later writers, and his thought influenced philosophers including Nietzsche and Jung. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (), German poet, playwright, novelist, and natural philosopher is best known for his two-part poetic drama Faust, () which he started around the age of twenty three and didn't finish till shortly before his death sixty years later.

Life Early life. Goethe's father, Johann Caspar Goethe, lived with his family in a large house (today the Goethe House) in Frankfurt, then an Imperial Free City of the Holy Roman he had studied law in Leipzig and had been appointed Imperial Councillor, he was not involved in the city's official affairs.

Johann Caspar married Goethe's mother, Catharina Elizabeth Textor at Children: 5 (4 died young), Julius August Walter. Books, George Henry Lewes' "The Life and Works of Goethe" Item Status: View Similar Items View More. Books, The Collected Works of George Meredith.

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Goethe, the Olympian, who thinks of nothing but his own spiritual perfection, is a disciple of Rousseau just as much as the young freethinker who wrote Werther.” ― Arnold Hauser, The Social History of Art: Volume 3: Rococo, Classicism and Romanticism 1 likes.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - The Book of Life is the 'brain' of The School of Life, a gathering of the best ideas around wisdom and emotional intelligence. People have always had trouble pronouncing his. As a young man, Goethe fell in love regularly; biographers define the periods of his life by the women who presided over them and the literary works they inspired.

This author is obviously enamoured of Goethe. BUT, other one chapter that rambled on - passionately - defending Goethe's incorrect and pigheaded stance on optics, this is an excellent book.

It does a really good job of conveying the times, his peers, political activities in Germany and surrounding countries, his family issues - really all /5.

Autobiography: the truth and fiction relating to my life / trans. by John Oxenford -- v. The sorrows of Werther.

The elective affinities. The good woman / trans. by Bayard Taylor -- v. Letters from Switzerland. Travels in Italy / trans. by A.J.W. Morrison -- v. :   Book Source: Digital Library of India Item Goethe : The Life And Works Of Goethe. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t6vx5mn9q Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4.

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This “splendid biography” (Wall Street Journal) of Goethe presents his life and work as an essential touchstone for the modern age.A masterful intellectual portrait, Goethe: Life as a Work of Art is celebrated as the seminal twenty-first-century Brand: Liveright Publishing Corporation.

First edition of this collection of 21 finely engraved plates depicting events from Goethe’s life and works, including a striking image of Goethe ice skating, in lovely publisher’s pictorial cloth.

A fine example of 19th-century book design. An extremely dense, "complete" biography of Goethe's life, pages of information. You get everything: life, many letters, other people's memoirs, the plays and novels themselves, including interpretations of Goethe's major works (one of the best, and /5.

Life and work of Goethe, New York, E.P. Dutton, (OCoLC) Named Person: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John George Robertson. The work of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe has reverberated through two and a half centuries, altering the course of literature in ways both grand and intimate.

No other writer so completely captivated the intellectual life of late 18th—and early 19th—century Europe, putting into language the anxieties and ambitions of a civilization on the. I suspect he isn’t, which is why I hoped Rüdiger Safranski’s “Goethe: Life as a Work of Art” might re-introduce this great writer to American readers.

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During the last seventeen years of his life (–), Schiller developed a productive, if complicated, friendship with the already famous and influential Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

They frequently discussed issues concerning aesthetics, and Schiller encouraged Goethe to finish works Notable works: The Robbers, Don Carlos. It is scarcely necessary to add that Faust remained a sealed book to the majority of Goethe’s contemporaries.

Some few saw the scope and purpose of the work and valued it accordingly; others pretended to understand more than they did; and a whole literature of commentaries was supplied by the learned ingenuity and zeal of the Fatherland.

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Drawing upon the trove of letters, diaries, and notebooks Goethe left behind, as well as correspondence and criticism from Goethe’s /5(26). This “splendid biography” (Wall Street Journal) of Goethe presents his life and work as an essential touchstone for the modern age.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(26). Thus, Goethe began to find one of the most crucial elements of inspiration for any form of sustained creative life: a sense of higher purpose for his work, and an intimation of the Good such work produces.

Goethe’s fame would quickly bring him to the attention of. Ludwig van Beethoven, German composer, Life and work The early years Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, and the young Goethe and Schiller. A sign of the times was the nomination as court organist of Christian Gottlob Neefe, a Protestant from Saxony, who became Beethoven’s teacher.

Indeed, Goethe s unparalleled literary output would come to define the Romantic age.Rüdiger Safranski s Goethe: Life as a Work of Art is the first definitive biography in a generation to tell the larger-than-life story of the writer considered to be the Shakespeare of German literature.

Drawing upon the trove of letters, diaries, and notebooks /5(26).Heinrich Heine, in full Christian Johann Heinrich Heine, original name (until ) Harry Heine, (born Dec. 13,Düsseldorf [now in Germany]—died Feb. 17,Paris, France), German poet whose international literary reputation and influence were established by the Buch der Lieder (; The Book of Songs), frequently set to music, though the more sombre poems of his last years are.Rüdiger Safranski’s Goethe: Life as a Work of Art is the first definitive biography in a generation to tell the larger-than-life story of the writer considered to be the Shakespeare of German literature.

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