Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Eduard von Bauernfeld papers MS 176



creator aut von Bauernfeld, Eduard
Title: Eduard von Bauernfeld letter and poem
Dates: 1877
Abstract: This collection consists of a letter written by von Bauernfeld to an unknown correspondent and a handwritten poem. Both items are written in German.
Identification: MS 176
Quantity: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language: German
Language: These materials are written in German.
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

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.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a letter written by von Bauernfeld to an unknown correspondent and a handwritten poem. Both items are written in German.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Eduard von Bauernfeld Papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eduard von Bauernfeld Papers, 1877, MS 176 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased on March 14, 1966.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Letter and poem 1877
0 Linear Feet

Folder
1 Letter written by von Bauernfeld to an unknown correspondent and a handwritten poem. Both items are written in German.