Paul Heyse Biography

Biography of Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse, recipient of the 1910 Nobel Prize for Literature, was born in Berlin in what was then Prussia.

Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse, recipient of the 1910 Nobel Prize for Literature, was born in Berlin in what was then Prussia. His father, Karl Ludwig Heyse, was a philologist, and his mother was Julie Heyse. He was educated at the University of Berlin. Two years after receiving his doctorate, King Maximilian II made him court poet.

Heyse published his first book, DER JUNGBRUNNEN, when he was 20. He is well-known for his novella, L'ARRABBIATA (THE FURY), which was published in 1857. He was the first German to win the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Paul Heyse died in Munich, Germany in 1914.

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1830 He was born in Berlin, Prussia. (March 15)

1850 DER JUNGBRUNNEN; FANZESKA VON RIMINI

1852 SPANISCHES LIEDERBUCH; He received his doctorate.

1854 HERMEN; MELEAGER; He became court poet under the rule of King Maximilian II.



1855 NOVELLEN; L'ARRABBIATA; MARION

1856 DIE BRAUT VON CYPERN

1858 NEUE NOVELLEN; DAS MADCHEN VON TREPPI (THE MAINDEN OF TREPPI

1859 ANDREA DELFIN; BILD DER MUTTER (THE MOTHER'S PORTRAIT); VIER NEUE NOVELLEN; DIE SABINERINNEN

1860 ITALIENISCHES LIEDERBUCH

1862 LUDWIG DER BAYER; NEUE NOVELLEN

1864 ELISABETH CHARLOTTE; GESSAMMELTE NOVELLEN IN VERSEN; MERANER NOVELLEN

1865 HADRIAN

1866 MARIA MORONI; HANS LANGE; FUNF NEUE NOVELLEN; He married Anna Schubart.

1867 NOVELLEN UND TERZINEN; COLERG

1869 MORALISCHE NOVELLEN

1870 DIE GOTTIN DER VERNUFT

1871 DEUTSCHER NOVELLENSCHATZ

1872 GEDICHTE

1873 KINDER DER WELT (CHILDREN OF THE WORLD)

1875 IM PARADIESE (IN PARADISE); NEUE NOVELLEN

1877 ELFRIDE; GRAF KONINGSMARK

1879 DAS DING AN SICH

1880 VERSE AUS ITALIEN

1881 FRAU VON F.; DIE WEIBER VON SCHORNDORF; ALKIBIADES

1883 UNVERGESSBARE WORTE

1886 HIMMLISCHE UND IRDISCHE LIEBE

1887 DER ROMAN DER STIFTSDAME; VILLA FALCONIERI; DIE STICKERIN VON TREVISO

1892 MERLIN

1895 UBER ALLEN GIPFELN

1899 MARIA VON MAGDELA

1900 JUGENDERINNERUNGEN UND BEKENNTNISSE

1901 GESAMMELTE WERKE

1902 NOVELLEN VOM GARDASEE

1905 CRONE STAUDLIN; DRAMATISCHE DICHTUNGEN

1907 GEGEN DEN STORM

1909 DIE GEBURT DER VENUS

1910 He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

1912 ROMANE UND NOVELLEN

1914 He died in Munich, Germany. (April 2)

1916 DIE BRIEFWECHSEL MIT JAKOB BURCKHARDT

1980 MORALISCHE NOVELLEN

1981 DIE KAISERIN VON SPINETTA UND ANDERE LIEBERSGESCHICHTEN

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