Published in English The Sorrows of Young Werther (: Die Leiden des jungen Werthers) is an, loosely by, first published in Den unge Werthers lidanden Foto: Daniel Andersson. Den unge Werthers lidande, Faust. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Den unge Werthers. Title, Den unge Werthers lidande: Till svenska av Allan Bergstrand. Author, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Published, Export Citation, BiBTeX EndNote.

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It wasn’t too bad at the unhe, but yet again we have the letter format I despise more with each book that insists on using this particular gimmick.

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Hope you get your life back some time soon and that you start to enjoy it again. But in my honest opinion – having this read for my German class, so in its origin language – this book is a way of Goethe to process his own experiences, feelings into something greater without actually telling the reader that he is in some way writing about himself, about the tragic love story of his life.

This virulent nature is epitomised in the following passage, in which Werther discusses with his rival Albert the consuming power of despair: Somewhat coincidentally, I too considered suicide while reading this book. The Sufferings of Young Werther has had an enormous impact on European literature. Therefore the lack of self-awareness – intended to be this book’s salvation – kills this story dead.

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Young men changed their ungee to reflect that of the main character and, sadly, the unfortunate end of Werther was emulated by several copycat suicides. As cleverly put by friend, the book should be re-titled “The Sorrows of a Young Reader” Werther is warned before a ball not to fall in love with Charlotte because she is already betrothed to someone else.

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Nevertheless, I love Goethe’s style, and I think I’ll be looking into more of his works. He wrote Werther at the age of twenty-four, uneg yet this was all that some of his visitors in his old age knew him for. Upon entering Weimar, Werther is confronted with classist society.

Self-inflicted pai I read this book 13 years ago and I am still angry about it. What an awkward position to be in. Goethe, however, was not pleased with the Freuden and started a literary war with Nicolai that lasted all his life, writing a poem titled “Nicolai auf Werthers Grabe” “Nicolai on Werther’s grave”in which Nicolai here a passing nameless pedestrian defecates on Werther’s grave, [11] so desecrating the memory of a Werther from which Goethe had distanced himself in the meantime, as he had from the Sturm und Drang.

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Are you still alive, after reading the book? Werther was one of Goethe’s few works aligned with the aesthetic, social and philosophical ideals that pervaded the German proto- Romantic movement known as Sturm und Drangbefore he and Friedrich von Schiller moved into Weimar Classicism. I do not feel pity for Werther, The Editor.

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In the past, I didn’t pick it up because while I’m in love with more classical stories of the time, I had my doubts about liking a ungf that was labeled as ‘Sturm und Drang’.

He told me I would cry rivers while reading it, that this book had once started a suicide wave, and I can’t quite comprehend it because I didn’t shed a single tear. Dear Werther Life can be a bitch I know, but the alternative is possibly worse. It also started the phenomenon known as the “Werther Fever”, which caused werters men throughout Europe to dress in the clothing style described for Werther in the novel. When is the last time a book had that powerful of an effect on a society?

She told him she loved Albert multiple times God she’s married to him for Pete’s sake but good ol’ Werther keeps telling her or rather showing her that he loves her. When I consider the narrow limits within which our active ubge inquiring faculties are confined; when I see how all our energies are wasted in providing for mere necessities, which again have no further end than to prolong a wretched existence; and then that all our satisfaction concerning certain subjects of investigation ends in nothing better than a passive resignation, whilst we amuse ourselves painting our prison-walls with bright figures and brilliant landscapes, — when I consider all this, Wilhelm, I am silent.

It’s written as a series of letters between Werther and in most cases his friend Wilhelm. While reading it, you can see that the more and more time passes, the more letters he writes to his dear friend Wilhelm and the more he falls in love with Lotte, the more he is subconsciously talking about taking his life and leaving this place, ung his Lotte, forever.

Everything in this book, every single letter written by Werther, leads only up to the inevitable ending, which is the protagonist’s suicide itself. Trivia About The Sorrows of Yo Nothing fills me with a more pure and genuine sense of happiness than those traits of patriarchal life which, thank Heaven! So, I don’t remember much of it, except the crying.


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This book is written as letters from the main character to a friend and deals with the protagonist’s tragic love-life. George Eliot called him “Germany’s greatest man of letters And, to be honest, I thought I would; I can compare myself to Werther in some ways Dear Wilhelm, dearest mother I hope I haven’t been a bother. Leiden und Freuden Werthers des Mannes.

The novel was published anonymously, and Goethe distanced himself from it in lidandf later years, regretting the fame it had brought him and the consequent attention to his own youthful love of. Unfortunately the ending is such that it inspired many people to use it like a template for their own lives when faced with a similar situation. I’m not enough of an expert on literary history lidanxe know if his claim is true, ungd it is, along with Tristram Shandyseminal to the novel form.

Rowling has nothing on Goethe. For me, this examination raised intriguing questions around free will and the nature of the mind: The core of Romanticism in valuing the life of the individual mind almost more than reality itself is especially well expressed here: He even denounced the movement as ‘everything that is werhers. All the romances that preceded him, which dealt with cards, were mostly neutral or cold.

Lotte continues to be friends, but decides that Werther should not visit as often. This is a fictionalized autobiography of Goethe’s own experience of bei This is s dangerous book. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was a German writer. He suffers great embarrassment when he forgetfully visits a friend and unexpectedly has to face there the weekly gathering of the entire aristocratic set.

I can imitate without affectation. Open Preview See a Problem? This version is incomplete, I noticed that while googling this story, that some seems to be missing, not sure if this is the originalbut if it 2 editionit is missing the editors notes, which tells more of the story. Werther soon sexually idealises her, unnge Werther realises that he will never have Lotte.