Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance

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Author: Friedrich von Hardenberg (Novalis)
Published: 1842
Language: English
Wordcount: 59,823 / 178 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 60.2
LoC Category: PT
Downloads: 480
Added to site: 2010.04.04
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Origin: gutenberg.org
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uaintance has reawakened in me, and which gives to your friendship its chief value.

"There are some songs in it, which suit my taste. I am very much pleased with the real romance,--my head is really dizzy with the multitude of ideas I have gathered for romances and comedies. If I can visit you soon, I will bring you a tale and a fable from my romance, and will subject them to your criticism." He visited his friends at Jena the next spring, and soon repeated his visit, bringing the first part of Henry of Ofterdingen, in the same form as that of which this volume is a translation.

When Tieck, in the summer of 1800, left Jena, he visited his friend for some time at his father's house. He was well and calm in his spirits; though his family were somewhat alarmed about him, thinking that they noticed, that he was continually growing paler and thinner. He himself was more attentive than usual to his diet; he drank little or no wine, ate scarcely any meat, living principally on milk and vegetables. "We

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