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Selected Poems and Fragments

Friedrich Holderlin

Friedrich Hölderlin (1770-1843) is now recognized as one of Europe’s supreme poets. He first found his true voice in the epigrams and odes he wrote when transfigured by his love for the wife of a rich banker. He later embarked on an extraordinarily ambitious sequence of hymns exploring cosmology and history, from mythological times to the discovery...
Publish Date
1998
September 1
First Published in 1843
Goodreads rating
4.43
ISBN
9780140424164
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Aug 19, 2013
I remember Hölderlin for that poem written for the birthday of his grandmother that is very beautiful and was spiritually very enriching for me.     source