Joseph von Eichendorff

Portrait of Joseph von Eichendorff

Joseph von Eichendorff was a German poet, novelist, playwright, anthologist, critic and translator. He was born in Lubowice, Poland on 10th March 1788 and died in Nysa, Poland on 26th November 1857 aged 69.

Major Works

“Gedichte von Joseph Freiherrn von Eichendorff” (1837) 
Julian” (1853)
Robert und Guiscard” (1855)
Lucius” (1855)
“Das Marmobild” (The Marble Statue) (1819)
“Aus dem Leben eines Taugenichts” (Memoirs of a Good for Nothing) (1826)