Correspondence Of Schiller With Körner; Comprising Sketches And Anecdotes Of Goethe, The Schlegels…

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byFriedrich Schiller

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1849. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 1796. 'The Almanack of the Muses'--Mademoiselle Vigano--Korner's system of education--Schiller and Goethe write epigrams for the 'Horen'--Schiller visits Goethe at Weimar--' Egmont' given at Weimar--Iffland--Goethe has a private box at the Weimar theatre fitted up expressly for Schiller--Schiller helps Goethe to arrange 'Egmont' for the stage^Fichte's 'Principles of the Laws of Nature'--Hero and Leander-- 'The Complaint of Ceres'--Mignon's song--Lottchen gives birth to another boy--Death of Schiller's father--'The Xenien'--Contents of the 'Almanack of the Muses'-- Korner's critique of Goethe's 'Wilhelm Meister'--Goethe writes to Korner to express his gratification at it--Schiller wishes to insert it in the 'Horen'--Gessler's villa near Dresden--'Wallenstein'--The spirit in which Schiller worked at' Wallenstein'--Tacitus and Retz--Schiller doubts whether 'Wallenstein' should be written in verse or prose--Korner advocates the former, Humboldt the latter--Madame de Stael's 'Sur l'Influence des Passions'--Diderot 'Sur la Peinture.' Dresden, 1 January, 1796. Many happy returns of the year to you and the 'Horen.' On the whole, you have reason to be satisfied with last year. It is true you were obliged to be industrious, but your health has not suffered, and much good has been the result. I wish you more leisure, and more assiduous contributors for the new year. I shall endeavour to realize this wish as hest I can, so far as I am personally concerned. The first days of the year shall be devoted by me to the 'Horen.' It was very kind of you to send me.the proof-sheets of the 'Almanack.' They arrived on Christmas Eve, and were a most welcome present. I was glad to find two or three small poems by you which were new to me. The whole collection is unique in its way. Even s...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1849. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 1796. 'The Almanack of the Muses'--Mademoiselle Vigano--Korner's system of education--Schiller and Goethe write epigrams for the 'Hor...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:84 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:January 10, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217925146

ISBN - 13:9780217925143

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