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The sorrows of young Werther and Novella.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The sorrows of young Werther and Novella.

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Werther and Novelle.

StatementTranslated from the German by Elizabeth Mayer and Louise Bogan. Poems translated by W. H. Auden. Foreword by W. H. Auden.
ContributionsGoethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832., Mayer, Elizabeth, tr., Bogan, Louise, 1897-1970., Auden, W. H. 1907-1973, tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.G552 So4, PT2027.W3 So4
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 201 p.
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5413065M
ISBN 100394719581
LC Control Number73004285
OCLC/WorldCa2359194

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The Sorrows of Young Werther (Die Leiden des jungen Werthers) is an epistolary and loosely autobiographical novel by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Werther was an important novel of the Sturm und Drang period in German literature, and it . The Sorrows of Young Werther is an epistolary and loosely autobiographical novel by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, first published in ; a revised edition of the novel was published in Werther was an important novel of the Sturm und Drang period in German literature, and it also influenced the later Romantic literary movement.

The Sorrows of Young Werther is an autobiographical novel which is loosely based on the life of its author, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. This publication is a classic originally published in the late 18th century thaty made Goethe one of the first major literary celebrities and was a key novel from the German literature movement known as Sturm and Drang/5(). Werther Fever, the 18th century Bieber Fever In , a 24 year old Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was propelled from obscurity into international stardom, with the publication of his novella, The Sorrows of Young when I say the novel became popular, I don’t mean it simply sold quite a few copies, I mean it sparked a whole fandom comparable to today’s Harry Potter .


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