Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)

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List of Works
[Faust]   [Introduction to the Propyläen]   [Poetry and Truth]   [Sorrows of the Young Werther]   [Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship]  

Faust (1808) [GBF,GBWW,GI,HTR,HC]
I believe that when this work is included in Great Books lists, Part 1 is what is actually meant.
  • Multi-format of Part 1 (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Bayard Taylor)
  • Flipbook Reader (248 pages, indexed) at Richer Resources Publications, includes parts I & II (translated by Douglas Langworthy)
  • German HTML of Part 1 (Multi-page) at Projekt Gutenberg-DE
  • German HTML of Part 2 (Multi-page) at Projekt Gutenberg-DE
  • German Multi-format of Part 1 (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • German Multi-format of Part 2 (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Hardcover edition of Selected Works : Including The Sorrows of Young Werther, Elective Affinities, Italian Journey, Faust; translations by Elizabeth Mayer and Louise Bogan (Knopf, 2000, 1248 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Faust, Part Two, translated by Martin Greenberg (Yale Univ Pr, 1998, 272 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Faust, Part One, translated by Peter Salm (Bantam Classics, 1988).
  • Spanish Paperback edition, Fausto (iUniverse.com, 1999, 260 pg).

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  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Douglas Langworthy.
  • French Paperback edition, Faust I et II, at Amazon.fr (Garnier Flammarion, 1990, 554 pg).
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Introduction to the Propyläen (1798) [HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 126 KB) at Bartleby.com (Translator unknown)
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Poetry and Truth (1811) [HTR]
German title Dichtung und Wahrheit.
  • German HTML excerpts (Multi-page) at Projekt Gutenberg-DE

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  • Used Hardcover edition of From My Life: Poetry and Truth (Parts 1-3/Campaign in France 1792 Siege of Mainz); copies available as of Aug. 31, 2002 (Princeton Univ Pr, 1987, 800 pg).

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  • German Hardcover? edition at Amazon.de (Reclam, Ditzingen, 1998, 1260 pg).
  • German Paperback edition, abridged, at Amazon.de (Reclam, Ditzingen, 1993, 263 pg).
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Sorrows of the Young Werther (1774) [HC]
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Thomas Carlyle and R.D. Boylan)
  • German HTML (Multi-page) at Projekt Gutenberg-DE

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Hardcover edition of Selected Works : Including The Sorrows of Young Werther, Elective Affinities, Italian Journey, Faust; translations by Elizabeth Mayer and Louise Bogan (Knopf, 2000, 1248 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Michael Hulse (Viking Press, 1989, 144 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Louise Bogan (Vintage Books, 1990).
  • French Paperback edition, Les Souffrances De Jeune Werther (French & European Pubns, 1973).
  • Spanish Paperback edition, Los Sufrimientos del Joven Werther (iUniverse.com, 1999, 180 pg).
  • German Paperback edition, Die Leiden des Jungen Werther (Distribooks, 1997, 175 pg).
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Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship (1795) [HC]
  • HTML (105 pages, indexed) at Bartleby.com (Translated by Thomas Carlyle)
  • German HTML (Multi-page) at Projekt Gutenberg-DE

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  • Paperback edition of Goethe: The Collected Works, Vol. 9: Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship, translated by Eric A. Blackall (Princeton Univ Pr, 1995, 396 pg).
  • French Paperback edition, Les années d'apprentissage de Wilhelm Meister (Gallimard, 1999).
  • Spanish Paperback edition, Los Anos de Aprendizaje de Wilhelm Meister (Ediciones Catedra S.A., 2001).

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  • French Paperback edition, Wilhelm meister (les annees d'apprentissage), at Amazon.fr (Gallimard, 1999, 788 pg).
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Habits and Will
Hades, Discourse to the Greeks Concerning
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Hammurabi's Code
Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates
Hard Times
Harmonies of the World, Concerning the
Head, On Injuries of the
Heart, A Simple
Heart, The Tell-Tale
Heart and Blood in Animals, On the Motion of the
Heart of Darkness
Heartbreak House
Heat, Analytical Theory of
Heavenly Spheres, On the Revolutions of the
Heavens, On the
Hebrides, Journal of a Tour to the
Hecuba
Hedda Gabler
Heights, Wuthering
Helen
Hellenica
Heloise, Letters of Abelard and
Hemorrhoids, On
Henry Adams, The Education of
Henry the Fourth, The First Part of King
Henry the Fourth, The Second Part of King
Henry the Fifth, King
Henry the Sixth, The First Part of King
Henry the Sixth, The Second Part of King
Henry the Sixth, The Third Part of King
Henry the Eighth, King
Heracleidae, The
Heracles
Heracles, Shield of
Herbert, The Life of Mr. George
Heredity and its Variability
Hermas, The Shepherd of
Herodias
Herodotus, Letter to
Heroides
Hiero
Himself, The Doctor in Spite of
Hints Towards an Essay on Conversation
Hippolytus
Histories (Herodotus)
Histories (Tacitus)
History, Ecclesiastical
History, Lectures on the Philosophy of
History, A Study of
History, The True
History, The Way to Write
History of Animals, The
History of a Candle, Chemical
History of the English-Speaking Peoples
History of the Peloponnesian War
History of the Persian War
History of Rome
Hobbit, The
Horsemanship, On the Art of
Hospitator, The Legend of Saint Julian
Hostel, The Destruction of Dá Derga's
House, Bleak
House, A Doll's
House, Heartbreak
House of the Seven Gables, The
House of Usher, The Fall of the
How to Read a Book
How We Think
Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of
Human Knowledge, The Principles of
Human Knowledge, Its Scope and Limits
Human Nature, A Treatise of
Human Understanding, Essay Concerning (Locke)
Human Understanding, New Essays Concerning (Leibniz)
Human Understanding, An Inquiry Concerning
Human Wishes, The Vanity of
Humanism, True
Hunchback of Notre Dame, The
Hunger Artist, A
Hunting, On
Hunting of the Snark, The
Hunting Song, A
Hyde, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr.
Hymn, The Secular
Hypochondriac, The
Hypothesis, Science and
Hysteria, Selected Papers on
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