Faust

Faust

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
     
 

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Enduring legend of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power.  See more details below

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Enduring legend of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power.

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This edition of Goethe's , translated by Walter Arndt (emeritus, humanities, Dartmouth College), contains over 100 pages of interpretive notes, as well as excerpts from both contemporary and modern criticism and analysis of the piece. Hamlin (German and comparative literature, Yale U.) offers extensive introductory and supporting material which will allow readers to gain a deeper understanding of Goethe's masterpiece. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781499580754
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
05/16/2014
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.31(d)

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Goethe wurde am 28.8.1749 in Frankfurt(Main) geboren. Er begann sein Studium der Jura 1768 in Leipzig, das er aber wegen einer schweren Krankheit unterbrach und 1771 in Straßburg fortsetzte. Auf Einladung von Herzog Carl August zog er nach Weimar, wo er ab 1776 im Staatsdienst arbeitete. 1786-1788 erste Italienreise, 1790 zweite Italienreise. Goethe starb am 22.3.1832 in Weimar.

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