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The Life And Works Of Goethe

With Sketches Of His Age And Contemporaries V1

by G. H. Lewes

  • 109 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10512849M
    ISBN 100548089620
    ISBN 109780548089620

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was a distinguished German writer and regarded as a genius of modern German literature. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and other facts related to his life. A third document, “Goethe’s Life and Works,” originally intended as an appendix to the book, but deleted when it became apparent that the book with that addition was too long to ever hope to be published, examines the philosophical values and ideals, as well as the problems and issues, reflected in his works and even the conduct of his life.

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    May 17,  · A new look at Goethe, a one-time cultural celebrity. By Michael Dirda the book, though excellent in its way, won’t do that. Safranski argues that Goethe approached his life as a work of. Home» Book» Goethe: Life as a Work of Art (Hardcover from novels like the tragic Sorrows of Young Werther to dramatic works like Faust. 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.


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The Life And Works Of Goethe by G. H. Lewes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Life Works Goethe, First Edition. You Searched For: No Dust Jacket. There is an inscription on the 1st inside page. Additionally there is a book plate on the 1st inside board relating to the books former owners.

See photoGraph. Dims: mm x mm x 33mm. A very heavily used book which is still readable. The Life and Works of Goethe. May 18,  · 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 Goethe left behind, as well as correspondence and criticism from Goethe’s /5(23). Catering for the specialist in German literature and for the non-German reader, The Life of Goethe offers English translations of all quotations given in the text.

An extensive bibliography details a wide selection of Goethe's works in English stichtingdoel.com by: 7. Title: life works goethe. The Life and Works of Goethe: With Sketches of His Age and Contemporaries (Everyman's Library) This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding.

It can also be open wide. First published inand reissued here in the second, edition, it draws on personal letters and recollections provided by Goethe's closest friends, family and colleagues to construct a portrait of this polymath, and assess how his personal relationships shaped his legacy to the world.

Volume 1 focuses on Goethe's early life until Cited by: 2. 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 stichtingdoel.com 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. During his life, Goethe’s admirers were impressed by his literary works. But more than any of his books, what impressed people at the time was how he lived his life, the kind of person he was.

The life was more significant than the books (which helps explain why, unlike Jane Austen or Marcel Proust, his literary works are relatively unknown). Nov 23,  · Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital stichtingdoel.com projects include the Wayback Machine, stichtingdoel.com and stichtingdoel.com 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.

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Jun 29,  · The complete works of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe in ten volumes by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, Publication date v. Autobiography: the truth and fiction relating to my life / trans. by John Oxenford -- v. The sorrows of Werther. The elective affinities.

Book repair 1 Addeddate Bookplateleaf Pages: 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. Dec 04,  · A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice Selection Named one of the Best Books of the Year by the Economist and Kirkus Reviews.

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 biography of Brand: Liveright Publishing Corporation.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German poet, playwright, novelist, scientist, statesman, and critic who was considered the greatest German literary figure of the modern era. He is especially known for the drama Faust, considered by some to be Germany’s most significant contribution to world literature.

Life and Works of Goethe rare book for sale. This First Edition by GOETHE, George Henry LEWES is available at Bauman Rare Books. "JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE, the greatest of German men of letters, was born at Frank fort-on-the-Main, August 28, His father was a man of means and position, and he personally supervised the early education of his son.

Internet Archive BookReader The life & works of Goethe, with sketches of his age and contemporaries Internet Archive BookReader The life & works of Goethe, with sketches of his age and contemporaries. The extracts from George Henry Lewes’s The Life and Works of Goethe are primarily meant to illustrate his claim to recognition in his own right.

Nevertheless, it is impossible to exclude completely his relationship with George Eliot, and the possible mutual support it provided. The Westminster Review published George Eliot’s (then Marian Evans) review of Carlyle’s Life of John Sterling. But in English it remains a book more famous than read.

In the last decades of his life, Goethe brought this Olympian perspective to a series of late masterpieces, from the examination of. 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.

He is considered one of the greatest contributors of the German Romantic period. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born in Frankfurt, Germany to a wealthy family. Because of his family's station in life, Goethe had the privileges of affluence and education that allowed him to study all the common subjects of the day and to specialize in languages and literature.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.Goethe: Life as a Work of Art. The book was published in German four years ago and has now been well translated by David Dollenmayer, with much support from the author.

on which he.