The sorrows of young Werther (Book, 2012) []
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The sorrows of young Werther

The sorrows of young Werther

Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; David Constantine
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

Drawing on his own unhappy experiences, Goethe's account of Werther's passionate love for Lotte, who is promised to another, is one of the first great Romantic tragic novels. David Constantine's new  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; David Constantine
ISBN: 9780199583027 0199583021
OCLC Number: 794330036
Description: 118 p. ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ; translated by David Constantine


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In a new translation which skilfully draws attention to elements of self-imprisonments within the novella, we come to understand Goethe's desire to exorcise a part of himself. * Kristen Treen, The Read more...

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