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Werther

artistic young man whose ultra-romantic life is filled with hopeless passions. [Ger. Lit.: The Sorrows of Young Werther in Magill I, 915]
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Brusco, Sebastiano (1979), Enrico Giovannetti and Werter Malagoli.
We have sold meat products, pork, poultry and beef to Cuba, but over the years we have reduced our sales to Cuba because of payment issues," said the company's executive vice-president, Werter Mior.
In this sense, Caleb, as a tragic figure of sensibility and a potential precedent for Wollstonecraft as a "female Werter," is a more compelling anticipation of Godwin's own role in the Memoirs, where the power of narrative enunciation resides in the feminized body of the melancholic hero bitterly lamenting the tragedy of lost love.
They said he was sensible, well-informed, and agreeable; we did not pretend to judge of such trifles, but as we were convinced he had no soul, that he had never read the Sorrows of Werter, & that his hair bore not the least resemblance to auburn, we were certain that Janetta could feel no affection for him, or at least that she ought to feel none.
L'avvento del sonoro nella societa dell'immagine lascia presagire, piu ancora che i tormenti del Giovane Werter e le visionarie considerazioni di Friedrich Nietzsche, una sorta di mutazione concettuale operante nell'Occidente di intensita maggiore di quella prevista dalla Riforma luterana.