eichendorff looked down upon the rhetorical ideality of Schiller and the symbolic naturalism of Goethe.
With these unsound theories eichendorff combined real and considerable lyrical talent.
eichendorff was one of the most distinguished of the later members of the German romantic school.
eichendorff was born on the family estate at Lubowitz in Silesia, on March 10th, 1788.
With eichendorff the last great poet of the Romantic School passed away.
It would be fruitless to catalogue the works of eichendorff that are no longer read.