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Cover for 600 Quotations from the Great Writers of the 17th Century
Isbn: 978-28-2117-907-3
Publisher: Saga Egmont
Religion & Beliefs Philosophy Psychology Medicine & Health Humour collections & anthologies
Accessible since: December 2022
Brad Carty
Katie Haigh
Length: 2 hours 30 minutes


600 Quotations from the Great Writers of the 17th Century

‘600 Quotations from the Great Writers of the 17th Century’ features the wit and wisdom of some of the 17th century’s greatest-ever writers, including Miguel de Cervantes, novelist and scientist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, French playwright Jean Racine, and English playwright William Shakespeare, one of the most quoted people in the world.

This carefully curated compilation is motivating, insightful, and entertaining and will delight those who are looking for an extra dose of inspiration.

Spanish author Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) is renowned for his best-selling novel ‘Don Quixote’, which has been adapted for TV and film on many occasions. German poet and playwright, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), is the author of the acclaimed ‘Metamorphosis of Plants’ and ‘Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship’.

French playwright Jean Racine (1639-1699) is one of the greatest playwrights of the 17th century and the author of ‘Phèdre’, ‘Andromaque’, and ‘Athalie’. William Shakespeare (1564-1616) is considered one of the most famous English playwrights and the author of ‘Hamlet’, ‘Macbeth’, ‘Romeo & Juliet. His works continue to entertain and inspire to this day.

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