1st Edition

The Very Late Goethe
Self-Consciousness and the Art of Ageing

ISBN 9780367601911
Published June 30, 2020 by Routledge
164 Pages

USD $48.95

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Book Description

This book examines self-consciousness and very-lateness, those two intimately related phenomena, tracing the theme in Goethe's last major poems and autobiographical writings, before turning to the two 'giants', 'Wilhelm Meisters Wanderjahre' and 'Faust II'.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Poetry 2. Autobiography 3. Prose Fiction 4. Faust

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Charlotte Lee