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Jean Paul

(French ʒɑ̃ pɔl)
n
(Biography) real name Johann Paul Friedrich Richter. 1763–1825, German novelist
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French and German works predominated, the old French dramatists, sundry modern authors, Thiers, Villemain, Paul de Kock, George Sand, Eugene Sue; in German--Goethe, Schiller, Zschokke, Jean Paul Richter; in English there were works on Political Economy.
What else did Jean Paul Richter signify, when he said to music, "Away!
However, when coming to a definition of humor, Coleridge departs from the British writers and follows the leading German critic on the subject at the time, Jean Paul Richter. (15) In his Vorschule der Aesthetik (1804), Richter notes that although Cervantes's initial aim may have been to ridicule chivalric romances, the depth and gravity inherent in his work made it supersede this rather superficial objective.
Robert Schumann's most famous alter-egos were joined not only by Master Raro and others in the Davidsbundler clan, but also by Walt and Vult, Jean Paul Richter's twins from Flegeljahre and E.T.A.
Jean Paul Richter was a German Romantic writer (1763-1825
Both Haydn's humor and Bach's fantasy are then related to the literary styles of such contemporary writers as Laurence Stern and Jean Paul Richter with which they were understood to have a good deal in common.