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#DailyBookQuote 06Dec13 : Johann Wolfman Von Goethe’s The Sorrow of Young Werther

#DailyBookQuote : 6th December 2013

 Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

–          Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (August 28, 1749 – March 22, 1832)

–          Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe’s The Sorrows of Young Werther

For more than two centuries the very title of this book has evoked the sensitivity of youth, the suffering of the artist, the idea of a hero too full of love to live. When it was first published in Germany, in 1774, The Sorrows of Young Werther created a sensation. Banned and condemned but embraced, especially by the young, it has continued to captivate.

 

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