Kosegarten: The Turbulent Life and Times of a Northern German Poet

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The poet, preacher, and university professor Ludwig Gotthard (Theobul) Kosegarten (1758-1818) lived most of his life in a region on the Baltic Sea known as Swedish Pomerania. This popular writer participated actively in German culture, interacting with Friedrich Schiller and Johann Wolfgang Goethe, as well as other literary figures and intellectuals, including Ernst Moritz Arndt and Friedrich Schleiermacher. Kosegarten helped to shape the aesthetic attitudes of German Romantic art, and his poetry was set to music by three ...

Kosegarten: The Turbulent Life and Times of a Northern German Poet 2004, Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers, New York

ISBN-13: 9780820470740

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