- Joseph (ˈjoːzɛf), Freiherr von. 1788–1857, German poet and novelist, regarded as one of the greatest German romantic lyricists
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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.