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Ernst Christoph von Houwald


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Ernst Christoph von Houwald : Das Bild: Trauerspiel in funf Akten

'[Tuesday] September [...] 27th. [...] Read all the morning Das Bild von Houwald with Mr. G[ambs]. It is a charming tragedy in the romantic style and the novelty of the invention & yet its naturalness is delightful [goes on to quote at length from Act I scene 5].' [also records reading this text, with Chretien-Hermann Gambs, in journal entries for 28 and 29 September 1825]

Century: 1800-1849     Reader/Listener/Group: Claire Clairmont      Print: Book


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