The Influence of English Literature on Friedrich Von Hagedorn

The Influence of English Literature on Friedrich Von Hagedorn : A Dissertation, Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School of Arts and Literature in Candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures)

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Excerpt from The Influence of English Literature on Friedrich Von Hagedorn: A Dissertation, Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School of Arts and Literature in Candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures) NO one has pretended to make a complete study of Hagedorn with reference to his English contemporaries, yet no German writer deserves such Study more than this poet, who probably did more than anyone else in his time to popularize English literature in Germany and to make it an important influence in German literature. The following brief sketch of his life shows something of his literary environment. On the third of April, 1708, in Hamburg, he was born in a home where the poets of that city were frequent guests. Among these poets were Brookes, Konig, Hunold, Feind, Amthor, Wernicke, and Richey, all friends of his father. Their wide interests helped to develop in him cosmopolitan tastes. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 100g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243085184
  • 9780243085187