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The Sorrows of Young Werther

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4 out of 5
Based on 40,192 Ratings and 1,833 Reviews

Book Description
The story of a young man driven to suicide by an unhappy love affair, The Sorrows of Young Werther (1774) is the first great tragic novel of European literature. Based partly on Goethe's unrequited love for Charlotte Buff and partly on the tragedy of Karl Wilhelm Jerusalem, who killed himself out of love for a married woman, the gained a reputation as the first great achievement of what a later ag... More
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Publisher
BindingPaperback (25 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages144
ISBN-109992769025
ISBN-13978-9992769027
Publication Date08/1989
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4/26/2014 Alina Hansen said: A wonderful book about a suffering young man.
tags: Inspired me

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