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August Wilhelm Schlegel

1767-1845 DE

August Wilhelm (later: von) Schlegel (September 8, 1767 – May 12, 1845) was a German poet, translator, critic, and a foremost leader of German Romanticism. His translations of Shakespeare made the English dramatist's works into German classics.Schlegel was also the first professor in Sanskrit on the continent and produced a translation of the Bhagavad Gita.

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Ständchen, D. 889, "Hark, hark, the lark": Standchen (Horch, horch! Die Lerch), D. 889, "Hark, hark, the lark" [Horch, horch! Die Lerch] on Schubert: Lied Edition 14 - European Poets, Vol. 2 by Franz Schubert & Maya Boog
Lob der Tranen, Op. 13, No. 2, D. 711 on Schubert: Lied Edition 26 - Romantic Poets, Vol. 3 by Franz Schubert & Sibylla Rubens
Lebensmelodien, Op. 111, No. 2, D. 395 on Schubert: Lied Edition 27 - Romantic Poets, Vol. 4 by Franz Schubert & Florian Boesch
Die verfehlte Stunde, D. 409 on Schubert: Lied Edition 26 - Romantic Poets, Vol. 3 by Franz Schubert & Sibylla Rubens

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