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Published by George Bell in London .
Written in English

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Statementtranslated into the original metres, with a sketch of his life, by Edgar Alfred Bowring.
SeriesBohn"s standard library
ContributionsBowring, Edgar Alfred, 1826-1911,
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 560 p.
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14034751M

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  Comments about Heinrich Heine. Ann Georgia (4/17/ AM) My name is Ann Hovakimyan. My specialist is Finecer Credit. Ramesh Rai (12/13/ AM) Remembering the birth anniversary and salute the great poet on his birth day 13th December which is also mine too, for his great contribution for the human being. Note: The reference is to Homer’s Odyssey Book XI, Odysseus’ visit to the Underworld, to which the dying Heine considers himself banished, where Odysseus speaks with the dead Achilles, son of Peleus. Heinrich Heine Poems. A Palm-Tree A single fir-tree, lonely, on a northern Death Our death is in the cool of night, our life is in the Death And His Brother Sleep (‘ From 'To Seraphime' Through the wood when I am wandering In. Schubert. Heine's later verse and prose is distinguished by its satirical wit and irony. His radical political views led to many of his works being banned by German authorities. Heine spent the last 25 years of his life as an expatriate in Paris. Childhood and Youth Heine was born in Düsseldorf, Rhineland, into a Jewish family. He was File Size: KB.

Heine () was a journalist, essayist, and one of the most significant German Romantic poets. He is remembered chiefly for his lyric poems, many of which were set to music in the form of lieder (art songs) by Germanic composers, including Schubert, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Hugo Wolf, Richard Strauss, and Richard Wagner. Heine made his debut with GEDICHTE (POEMS) in It included one of his most famous poems 'Zwei Grenadiere', (two infantry) this reflected his passion for Napoleon. He had an infatuation with his cousins Amalie and Therese, which was said to be a somewhat one-sided thing; they inspired a comprehensive collection of verse BUCH DER LIEDER (Book of songs) .   The poems of Heine; Complete Translated into the original metres; with a sketch of his life Language: English: LoC Class: PT: Language and Literatures: Germanic, Scandinavian, and Icelandic literatures: Subject: German poetry -- Translations into English Subject: Heine, Heinrich, -- Translations into English Category: Text: EBook-No. The Complete Poems of Heinrich Heine: A Modern English Version Paperback – June, Find all the books, read about the author, and by: 8.