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Joseph Freiherr Von Eichendorff

Life of a Good-for-nothing

€11,20

The Life of a Good-for-nothing is a delightful picaresque tale and a classic of German literature. Despaired of by his father and impatient with his lot, a young man hears the enticing call of life on the road. Leaving his home and all that he knows, he embarks upon a journey in search of adventures and glory.

One day enjoying fortune and plenty, the next at the mercy of villains and rogues, his life becomes one full of chance and wonder.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2002
Publisher: Hesperus Press
Pages: 112
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9781843910046
ISBN 10: 1843910047

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Life of a Good-for-nothing

€11,20