Famous Authors: Goethe - A Concise Biography

  |  35 min
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Biographical overview of the life, background and work of Goethe (1749-1832). After attempting to forge a career in law, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, who was born in Frankfurt on Main, Germany, then began writing poetry and novels. His works were a success and he went on to enter the court of the Duke of Weimar and to be noted as one of the finest writers of his time.