wilhelm heinse

Encyclopedia

wilhelm heinse

German novelist and art critic whose work combined grace with the stormy fervour that is characteristic of literature of the Sturm und Drang period and exerted a strong influence on the Romanticists.

Learn more about Heinse, Wilhelm with a free trial on Britannica.com.

Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: wilhelm grimm
Next Definition: wilhelm hofmeister
Words Near: wilhelm heinse
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for wilhelm heinse
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing wilhelm heinse
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature