Life of Friedrich Schiller

By Henry W. Nevinson | Go to book overview

CONTENTS.
PAGE
CHAPTER I.
Schiller born at Marbach on the 10th of November, 1759; removal to Lorch and Ludwigsburg; the Court; early schooling; the military academy; a student of medicine; effect of military training; study of literature; youthful melancholy; the army doctor; personal appearance; early authorship; acting of the Robbers, 1782; flight 11
CHAPTER II.
Difficulties at Mannheim; retreat at Bauerbach; playwright at Mannheim; mental characteristics of the period of "revolt;" the Robbers; plot; Karl Moor; style; causes of its success; Fiesco; its failure; Plot and Passion; the Anthology and other lyrics; influence of the early works; Schiller as a champion of liberty; French citizenship afterwards conferred on him as such; foundation of the Thalia; Körner's invitation; departure for Leipzig, 1785 24
CHAPTER III.

Hymn to Joy; change in Schiller; friendship with the Körners; life near Dresden; Passion's Freethinking and Resignation; The Philosophic Letters; empty speculations; Don

-5-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this book

This book has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this book

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Life of Friedrich Schiller
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page 3
  • Contents 5
  • Chapter I 11
  • Chapter II 24
  • Chapter III 47
  • Chapter IV 74
  • Chapter V 98
  • Chapter VI 129
  • Chapter VII 156
  • Chapter VIII 179
  • Index. 199
  • Bibliography. 205
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen
/ 246

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.