Appearing almost thirty years before Goethe’s Wilhelm Meister, Wieland’s Geschichte des Agathon; The Story of Agathon () is the first German. Geschichte des Agathon has 22 ratings and 1 review. Manybooks said: Christoph Martin Wieland’s Agathon (the story itself is set in a fictionalised ancien. The first and third versions of Wieland’s Die Geschichte des Agathon differ from each other in various ways. One observes differences in style, wording, chapter.

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Princeton University Press, From the town school of Biberach he passed on at the age of twelve to the Kloster Berge gymnasiumnear Magdeburg.

C. M. Wieland’s “Die Geschichte des Agathon” (Christoph Martin Wieland)

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He is best-remembered for having written the first Bildungsroman Geschichte des Agathon[1] as well as the epic Oberonwhich formed the basis for Carl Maria von Weber ‘s opera of the same name. In a letter of March Wieland wrote to his Swiss friend Zimmermann setting out his philosophy of life:. Agathon is the story of the sexual and moral education of a young man with Pietistic inclinations. Published January 1st by Reclam first published In he created the singspiel Rosamunde with the composer Anton Schweitzer.

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Christoph Martin Wieland — was a German poet and writer. Nephthys added it Nov 01, July Learn how and when to remove this template message. Maja added it Aug 04, Jan marked it as to-read Apr 02, On this point, if it may please his Majesty, I do not agree with him at all. Theory of agreeable Sensations. They attracted the attention of the Swiss literary reformer, J.

He was a precocious child, and when he left school in was widely read in the Latin classics and the leading contemporary French writers; amongst German poets his favourites were Brockes and Klopstock.


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Christoph Martin Wieland

This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. The History of Agathon: For these people we have undertaken to depict Agathon, considered as a moral person. Retrieved from ” https: In Wieland’s later novels, such as the Geheime Agathonn des Agatyon Peregrinus Proteus and Aristipp und einige seiner Zeitgenossen —a didactic and philosophic tendency obscures the small literary interest they possess.

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