Guide to the Eduard von Bauernfeld papers MS 176
Eduard von Bauernfeld (1802-1890) was an Austrian dramatist who authored comedies and farces that addressed the social and political issues of the times. He ranked high among the German playwrights of the century, and he also wrote several essays. Prior to his career as an author, he worked for the Austrian government in a legal capacity; however, during this time he wrote several pieces harshly criticizing the government.
This collection consists of a letter written by von Bauernfeld to an unknown correspondent and a handwritten poem. Both items are written in German.
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Permission to publish material from the Eduard von Bauernfeld Papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.
Eduard von Bauernfeld Papers, 1877, MS 176 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
This collection was purchased on March 14, 1966.
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