"The study of Goethe's life is a task that each generation must undertake anew." Thus writes Richard Friedenthal, author of this rich biography. Spanning eight momentous decades of war, revolution, and social upheaval, Goethe's life reveals itself as one of conflict and dynamic development, of inner contradiction and unceasing creativity. As novelist, dramatist, and poet, Goethe produced epochal works of fiery romanticism, only later to dedicate himself to a classical ideal of purity and measure. His superb love lyrics ...

Goethe: His Life and Times 2017, Routledge, London

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Goethe: His Life & Times 2010, Routledge, New Brunswick, NJ

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Goethe: His Life and Times 1993, Weidenfeld & Nicolson History, London

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Goethe: His Life and Times 1989, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

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Goethe: His Life and Times 1965, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd

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