Wilhelm Meister is a work of extraordinary variety, ranging from the commonplace realism of the troupe of strolling players to the poetic romanticism of Mignon and the harper; its flashes of intuitive criticism and its weighty apothegms add to its value as a Bildungsroman in the best sense of that word.
The work was characteristic of his self-centred isolation: ultra-romantic at a time when Romanticism was already an outworn fashion, remote alike from the spirit of the age and from that of Goethe.
Munich is still the leading school of painting in Germany, but the romanticism of the earlier masters has been abandoned for drawing and colouring of a realistic character.
I admire Victor Hugo – I appreciate his genius, his brilliancy, his romanticism; though he is not one of my literary passions.
He devoted himself to the study of philosophy, hoping to regenerate the Italian people by withdrawing them from romanticism and rhetoric, and turning their attention to the positive sciences.
Catholic romanticism had withered Alienation away in France, as it had in Germany.
Though not a great poem, it is full of beautiful passages, many of which point to the riddle of life as yet unsolved, a conviction which grew ever more and more upon the poet, as the ebulliency of romanticism gave way to the calm of classic feeling.
Any type of highly wrought feeling may make a man religious, whether it be theistic or pantheistic; indeed, as a child of Romanticism, Schleiermacher puts a peculiarly high estimate upon the pantheistic type.
Other writers whose names connect the age of romanticism with a later period were Meyer Aron Goldschmidt (1819-1887), author of novels and tales; Herman Frederik Ewald (1821-1908), who wrote a long series of historical novels; Jens Christian Hostrup (1818-1892), a writer of exquisite comedies; and the miscellaneous writer Erik Biigh (1822-1899).
romanticism evoked by Florence.
Music in the late 18th century was marked by an ethos of Romanticism.
The murder of Kotzebue by Karl Sand, however, shocked him out of his extreme revolutionary views, and from this time he tended, under the influence of the writings of Hamann and Herder, more and more in the direction of conservatism and romanticism, until at last he ended, in a mood almost of pessimism, by attaching himself to the extreme right wing of the forces of reaction.
Lamartine has been extolled as a pattern of combined passion and restraint, as a model of nobility of sentiment, and as a harmonizer of pure French classicism in taste and expression with much, if not all, the better part of Romanticism itself.
In the third period, that of modern romanticism, we get true nationalism, but it is too often the literature of exile and despair.
A further development of romanticism was the so-called Ukraine school of poets, such as Malczewski, Goszczynski, and Zaleski.
In his poetry we seem to trace the steps between romanticism and the modern realistic school, such as we see in the Russian poet Nekrasov.
But the essential narrowness and timidity of his general outlook prevented him from detecting and estimating latent forces, either in politics or in matters strictly intellectual and moral; and this lack of understanding and sympathy accounts for his distrust and dislike of the passion and fancy of Shelley and Keats, and for his praise of the half-hearted and elegant romanticism of Rogers and Campbell.
The scene was laid in Bulgaria, the piece being a satire on romanticism, a destructive criticism on military "glory."
Though it is a biographical tradition that he lacked wit, Moliere and Don Quixote seem to have been his favourites; and though the utilitarian wholly crowds romanticism out of his writings, he had enough of that quality in youth to prepare to learn Gaelic in order to translate Ossian, and sent to Macpherson for the originals !
Romanticism, that reaction in which Sir Walter Scott, the Schlegels and Victor Hugo so largely figured, was as far from understanding what it admired as classicism had been from what it hated.
The last-named Persian poet was apparently one of the earliest eulogists of the Seljul~s, and it was under this Turkish dynasty Bncomiasts that lyrical romanticism rose to the highest pitch.
He was at that time profoundly affected by German Romanticism, as represented by his friend Friedrich Schlegel.
Traces of foreign influence are observable in El Moro Exposito (1833), a narrative poem dedicated to John Hookham Frere; these are still more marked in Don Alvaro o La Fuerza del sino (first played on the 22nd of March 1835), a drama of historical importance inasmuch as it established the new French romanticism in Spain.
Nikolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig (q.v.; 1783-1872), like Ohlenschldger, learned the principles of the German romanticism from the lips of Steffens.
The eminent critic, Dr Georg Brandes, had long foreseen the decline of pure romanticism, and had advocated a more objective and more exact treatment of literary phenomena.
Chenier, he said, had "inspired and determined" Romanticism.
At the same time, the repression of idealism and sentiment during the period of " illumination " was amply revenged, and the barren age of reason gave place to Romanticism.
This is the second great period of the development of Polish literature, which has known nothing of medieval romanticism.
As a satirist and comic poet he followed Baggesen, and in all branches of the poetic art stood a little aside out of the main current of romanticism.
In 1816 he was invited to Jena to fill the chair of theoretical philosophy (including mathematics and physics, and philosophy proper), and entered upon a crusade against the prevailing Romanticism.
His art-criticism is symptomatic of a phase of European taste which tried in vain to check the growing individualism of Romanticism.
Hyperion, a poetical account of his travels, had, at the time of its publication, an immense popularity, due mainly to its sentimental romanticism.
With Richard Wagner, opera reached the apex of German Romanticism.
see also assonance, Cockney School, romanticism and synaesthesia.
The bfi release Alfred Hitchcock's beguiling blend of romanticism and nightmarish suspense, starring Joan Fontaine and Laurence Olivier.
He abjures any political or ideological etiquette, including the classicism versus Romanticism debate, then so popular in Europe.
Both share a passion for romantic Orientalism and have frequently featured together in important books on Romanticism and the East.
At the same time, the lyrical romanticism of Clark's work became outmoded.
romanticism of a bygone age as you step aboard the Cathedrals Express.
romanticism of the country are there in all walks of life to be enjoyed by everyone - again and again.
romanticism of the countryside.
romanticism of the story.
romanticism of the drinking tree culture.
His research interests include romanticism, Idealist Philosophy, and Comparative Philosophy.
It's very different to the Libertines material, although it has the same wistful romanticism.
see also romanticism, terza rima and ' Poets on Poetry ' .
romanticism associated with New York's Italian crime families.
His death marked the end of the era we now call romanticism.
romanticism in ballet realized its most complete and complex form.
romanticism in a large context of political, social and literary change going back much earlier.
With Richard Wagner, opera reached the apex of german romanticism.
She has published widely on English romanticism, and continues to supervise graduate students in Romantic poetry and criticism.
They were the two Scottish titans of European romanticism.
First, some implications for the study of British romanticism.
Such thoughts pervaded late romanticism, and all the art of the decadent movement, tho they could easily slide over into their opposite.
His historical interests run from early romanticism (particularly Schumann and the relation of music and literature) through to contemporary music.
To what extent did nineteenth century romanticism make Freudian psychoanalysis possible?
unabashed romanticism, albeit with a distinctly cynical edge.
The last chapters when Jeanne appears as the Velida of Mont Barbot and the Grande Pastoure are a falling off and a survival of the romanticism of her second manner.
From the beginning he was determined never to allow himself to be misled, in his search for truth, by those theories and prejudices by which nearly every other historian was influenced - Hegelianism, Liberalism, Romanticism, religious and patriotic prejudice; but his superiority to the ordinary passions of the historian could only be attained by those who shared his elevation of character.
From the modest and simple art of the patriotic poets and novelists of the first half of the 19th century, whose work nevertheless was an influential factor in the awakening of a national sentiment among the common people, Czech literature, after a period characterized by the romanticism of Macha and the critical realism of Havlicek, arrived at a school which, while it took its inspiration from the sources of the national spirit, did not shut itself out from foreign influences.
The reputation of all preceding poets in Poland was now destined to be thrown into the shade by the appearance of Mickiewicz (1798-1855), the great introducer of romanticism into the country (see MICKIEwicz).
Steam Train Dining Experience for Two - £ 375 Experience the romanticism of a bygone age as you step aboard the Cathedrals Express.
The food and the romanticism of the country are there in all walks of life to be enjoyed by everyone - again and again.
During the journey a video is played hinting at man 's violence and our romanticism of the countryside.
Yimou Zhang 's use of slow motion and visual effects has an artistic integrity that compliments the romanticism of the story.
An existential relationship to nature contrasts with the romanticism of the drinking tree culture.
His research interests include Romanticism, Idealist Philosophy, and Comparative Philosophy.
It 's very different to the Libertines material, although it has the same wistful romanticism.
Antonioni 's Italy is a far cry from the bucolic romanticism evoked by Florence.
See also romanticism, terza rima and ' Poets on Poetry '.
Even to this day, there is an odd romanticism associated with New York 's Italian crime families.
His death marked the end of the era we now call Romanticism.
Story | Article Giselle With the creation of Giselle in 1841 Romanticism in ballet realized its most complete and complex form.
The course is designed to place Romanticism in a large context of political, social and literary change going back much earlier.
She has published widely on English Romanticism, and continues to supervise graduate students in Romantic poetry and criticism.
First, some implications for the study of British Romanticism.
Put away that irony detector: this is unabashed romanticism, albeit with a distinctly cynical edge.
Southwestern furniture has an old world charm that creates a feeling of romanticism and nostalgia.
They especially don't know how to do it in a way that lives up to the inflated and Hollywood-ized romanticism of marriage proposals.
If your tastes are touched by romanticism, then Chasing Fireflies has much to offer in the way of summer dresses.
Biscotti takes girls' fashion away from a trendsetting focus and, instead, works to incorporate romanticism and fantasy into the life of a little girl.
Biscotti is comparable to the design scheme of Luna Luna Copenhagen, another young girls' designer who loves to toy with fairy tale concepts and romanticism.
For convenience and to project that air of innocent romanticism, most flower girl styles are loose and long, without pinning up the hair.
Romance has an element of surprise so you will kill the romanticism of the texts if the person is getting them multiple times a day.
Try to find ones with a slight 1940s flair to add some feminine romanticism to your look.
Michael Parkes' art evokes Maxwell Parrish in its romanticism and fantasy art deco flair.
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