Klopstock, Friedrich Gottlieb

Klopstock, Friedrich Gottlieb, German poet, born at Quedlinburg; distinguished as the author of an epic poem entitled the “Messiah,” which is his chief work, his treatment of which invested him with a certain sense of sanctity, and the publication of which did much to quicken and elevate the literary life of Germany (1724-1803).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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