Friedrich Holderlin: Essays and Letters on Theory / Edition 1

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780887065590
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/1987
  • Series: SUNY Series, Intersections: Philosophy and Critical Theory
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 1,119,252
  • Product dimensions: 6.08 (w) x 8.98 (h) x 0.55 (d)

Table of Contents

Notes on the Translation

List of Abbreviations

Friedrich Hölderlin: A Chronicle

Critical Introduction


On the Law of Freedom

On the Concept of Punishment

Judgment and Being

The Perspective from which We Have to Look at Antiquity

On the Different Forms of Poetic Composition


"The Sages, however"

The Ground for Empedocles

On the Operations of the Poetic Spirit

On the Difference of Poetic Modes

The Significance of Tragedies

On Religion

Becoming in Dissolution

Remarks on "Oedipus"

Remarks on "Antigone"

Selected Letters

No. 41
To his Mother

No. 60
To Neuffer

No. 94
To Hegel

No. 97
To his Brother

No. 117
To Immanuel Niethammer

No. 121
To his Brother

No. 172
To his Brother

No. 183
To Neuffer

No. 186
To Schelling

No. 236
To Casimir Ulrich Böhlendorff

No. 240
To Casimir Ulrich Böhlendorff

The Oldest System-Program of German Idealism



Selected Bibliography

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