The Transformation of a Libretto: Goethe's 'Jery und …
'Jery und Bately', a one-act Singspiel written in 1779, is particu-larly worthy of study for several reasons. First, it is one of the few libretti from Goethe's early period that retains a form close to that of the original version., Second, it was Goethe's most popular libretto during his lifetime. Produced 24 times in Weimar alone,'
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