Heinrich of Ofterdingen by Novalis

This novel follows the journey of a young poet named Heinrich as he navigates through various dreamlike adventures in his quest for the Blue Flower, a symbol of inspiration and spiritual enlightenment. The book is divided into two parts, with the first part chronicling Heinrich's travels and encounters, and the second part delving into his philosophical and poetic musings. The narrative is imbued with elements of German Romanticism, mysticism, and symbolism, offering a deep exploration of the human soul and the nature of art and creativity.

The 2232nd greatest book of all time


Published
1802
Nationality
German
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
39,000
Original Language
German

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