Poetry List of Poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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List of popular poetry by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, listed alphabetically. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is one of the most famous poets of all time, having written hundreds of poems that have been enjoyed by people all over the world. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is known for various types of poetry, such as prose, limerick, haiku and various other types. If you're an aspiring poet or just a poetry lover than use this list of popular Johann Wolfgang von Goethe poems to find a few that you've never read before.

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Der Erlkönig is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Der Erlkönig Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - "Erlkönig" is a poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. It depicts the death of a child assailed by a supernatural being, the Erlking or "Erlkönig". It was originally ...more

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Der König in Thule is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - "Der König in Thule" is a German poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, written in 1774. Goethe wrote the poem "Geistesgruß" as a precursor of "Der König in ...more

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Heidenröslein is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - "Heidenröslein" or "Heideröslein" is a poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, published in 1799. It was written in 1771 during Goethe's stay in Strasbourg when he was ...more

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The Sorcerer's Apprentice is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Poems by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" is a poem by Goethe written in 1797. The poem is a ballad in fourteen stanzas.