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Der Zauberlehrling The Poem Begins As An Old Sorcerer Departs His Workshop, Leaving His Apprentice With Chores To Perform Tired Of Fetching Water By Pail, The Apprentice Enchants A Broom To Do The Work For Him Using Magic In Which He Is Not Yet Fully Trained The Floor Is Soon Awash With Water, And The Apprentice Realizes That He Cannot Stop The Broom Because He Does Not Know How.Not Knowing How To Control The Enchanted Broom, The Apprentice Splits It In Two With An Axe, But Each Of The Pieces Becomes A New Broom And Takes Up A Pail And Continues Fetching Water, Now At Twice The Speed When All Seems Lost, The Old Sorcerer Returns, Quickly Breaks The Spell And Saves The Day The Poem Finishes With The Old Sorcerer S Statement That Powerful Spirits Should Only Be Called By The Master Himself.


10 thoughts on “Der Zauberlehrling

  1. says:

    Die ich rief, die Geister This was one of the first poems I read with my children in their toddler years, and we still cherish it, often quoting whole passages from it when domestic disasters strike Now turning into teenagers, they all of a sudden see the hidden political message underneath the funny drama of the sorcerer s apprentice who tries to copy the master while he is gone The apprentice creates a stupid army of living broomsticks who carry water until he must fear for his life Wh Die ich rief, die Geister This was one of the first poems I read with my children in their toddler years, and we still cherish it, often quoting wh...


  2. says:

    This poem is a classic and has inspired many a pop culture scenes and references I first read the poem in primary school and learnt it off by heart, but can recite only a few bits now My book club had magic as a theme and I dug out this poem, which was lovely to read again.


  3. says:

    Este livro um espet culo Goethe, autor alem o, um dos maiores nomes da literatura mundial, conhecido, por exemplo, pelas obras Fausto e Os sofrimentos do jovem Werther , recolheu este conto da tradi o oral em 1797 um cl ssico j recontado in meras vezes, at na m sica Paul Dukas, 1897 e no cinema, em um desenho animado de Walt Disney, protagonizado pelo Mickey A edi o bil ngue, muito bom para quem j tem uma no o de alem o, mas tima mesmo para um primeiro contato com o autor e Este livro um espet culo Goethe, autor alem o, um dos maiores nomes da literatura mundial, conhecido, por exemplo, pelas obras Fausto e Os sofrimentos do jovem Werther , recolheu este conto da tradi o oral em 1797 um cl ssico j recontado in meras vezes, at na m sica Paul Dukas, 1897 e no cinema, em um desenho animado de Walt Disney, protagonizado pelo Mickey A edi o bil ngue, muito bom para quem j tem uma no o de alem o, mas tima mesmo para um primeiro contato com o autor e poeta.M nica Rodrigues da Costa escritora, profe...


  4. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Hat der alte Hexenmeister sich doch einmal wegbegeben Und nun sollen seine Geister auch nach meinem Willen leben I had to read it in school as we were producing it as an musical I remember it to be great fun D The poem is about a young student of witchcraft who doesnt understandt why his teacher never let him perfom magic on his own He highly dislikes that so he ...


  5. says:

    O, du Ausgeburt der H lle Soll das ganze Haus ersaufen What an interesting language Old fashioned German verses describing the misshapes of the Sorcerer s Apprentice How the broom went from getting water to flooding the whole place Haha I loved this segment from Disney s Fa...


  6. says:

    Boys to men


  7. says:

    almost a three star because i don t like the illustrations but they work, because they are so unusual that children are hooked and get to know goethe s famous ballad.