Condemned as immoral when it was first published, this novel reflects the conflict Goethe felt between his respect for the conventions of marriage and the possibility of spontaneous passion.
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Elective Affinities – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Introduction Elective Affinities Part One Part Two
About Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Before he was thirty, Goethe had proven himself a master of the novel, the drama, and lyric poetry. But even more impressive than his versatility was his unwillingness ever to settle into a single style or approach; whenever he used… More about Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Published by Penguin Classics Oct 26, 1978| 304 Pages| ISBN 9780140442427