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A Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Part Two - Book One - Darling Fan and a Further Octet of Essays - Werther and the Rise of Romantic Melancholia. Title and images edited 15 November 2014.
July 13, 2011
The possible influence of Goethe's classic epistolary novel "The Sorrows of the Young Werther" on the evolution of Romanticism, and specifically Romantic melancholy or weltschmerz (world pain).