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German writers in the age of Goethe

Sturm und Drang to classicism

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Published by Gale Research in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- 18th century -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • German literature -- 19th century -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Authors, German -- 18th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Authors, German -- 19th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James Hardin and Christoph E. Schweitzer.
    SeriesDictionary of literary biography ;, v. 94
    ContributionsHardin, James N., Schweitzer, Christoph E., 1922-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT311 .G48 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 413 p. :
    Number of Pages413
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1851805M
    ISBN 100810345749
    LC Control Number90003382


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