Cover of: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe | edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; [contributing editor, Pamela Loos].

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Goethe the novelist : on the coherence of his fiction / Hans Rudolph Vaget
Revolutionary realism in Goethe's Wanderjahre / Ehrhard Bahr
Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre and the poetic unity of the novel in early German Romanticism / Ernst Behler
Goethe's Iphigenie : autonomous humanity and the authority of the gods in the era of benevolent despotism / Wolfgang Wittkowski
Thoas and Iphigenie : a reappraisal / Donna Dietrich and Harry Marshall
Goethe's Torquato Tasso : poetry and political power / Hans Reiss
Faust II and the Darwinian revolution / John Gearey
The Werther effect : the esthetics of suicide / Tobin Siebers
The "other subject" of history : women in Goethe's drama / Sigrid Lange
Faust's forgetting / Harald Weinrich
Rights and wrongs in Goethe's Die Wahlverwandschaften / David Constantine
Goethe's Die Leiden des jungen Werthers : an epistolary novel, or a stage drama in disguise? / Ilona Klein
The material image in Goethe's Wahlverwandschaften / Brigitte Peucker
West-östlicher Divan and other late poetry / Irmgard Wagner.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-268) and index.

Bloom's modern critical views


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PT2177 .G63 2003

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