Schlegel,August Wilhelm von

Schle·gel (shlāʹgəl), August Wilhelm von. 1767-1845.
German scholar who wrote influential criticism, translated several Shakespearean works, and composed poetry. He also edited a literary magazine with his brother Friedrich (1772-1829), a philosopher, poet, and critic whose essays formed the intellectual basis of German romanticism.

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Universalium. 2010.

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