The Sorrows of Young Werther

By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


The Sorrows of Young Werther is a 1774 epistolary novel by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, which appeared as a revised edition in 1787. It was one of the main novels in the Sturm und Drang period in German literature, and influenced the later Romantic movement.


Published date: January 1, 1774
Type: Books
Genre: Fiction, Literature

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Wonderful story of a young man who falls in love and it doesn't really work out so well.