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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00416
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  229 x 187mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  French
Place:  Weimar
Date:  1802-05-05
Short summary:  About literature and theatre; has at last sent issues of his magazine Der neue teutsche Merkur; has recently published a small dissertation.
Person:  Böttiger, Karl August, 1760-1835, Archaeologist, Editor, author
Person:  Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832, Writer, person referred to
Person:  Heyne, Christian Gottlob, 1729-1812, Librarian, Philologist, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804, Philosopher, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Ruhnken, David, 1723-1798, Philologist, person referred to
Person:  Wieland, Christoph Martin, 1733-1813, Poet, person referred to
Person:  Wolf, Friedrich August Christian Wilhelm, 1759-1824, Classical scholar, Philologist, person referred to
Person:  Ernesti, August Wilhelm, 1733-1801, Philologist, person referred to ?
Person:  Ernesti, Johann Christian Gottlob, 1756-1802, Philologist, person referred to ?
Person:  Millin, Aubin-Louis, 1759-1818, Botanist, Archaeologist, Numismatist, person referred to ?
Person:  Oberlin, Jeremias, 1735-1806, Philologist, person referred to ?
Person:  Oberlin, Johann Friedrich, 1740-1826, Theologian, person referred to ?
Person:  Schlegel, August Wilhelm von, 1767-1845, Orientalist, Poet, Philologist, person referred to ?
Person:  Schlegel, Friedrich von, 1772-1829, Philosopher, Poet, person referred to ?
Subject:  Belles-lettres
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Der neue teutsche Merkur; (Periodical)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Kept together with a catalogue text about the document. Literature discussed: Homer, Horace, Virgil, Xenophon and Euripides. Unidentified persons mentioned: the "messieurs Levraults", Hermann in Leipzig, the philosopher Villon, Baron von Egloffstein, von Einsiedel, the Duchess Dowager of Weimar, the Hereditary Prince and his governor.
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