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The meadow sprite, and other tales of modern Germany

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Educational publishing company , Boston, New York [etc.]
ContributionsBaumbach, Rudolf, 1840-1905, Volkmann, Richard von, 1830-1889
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LC ClassificationsPZ5.S37 M
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Pagination166 p.
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Open LibraryOL26270884M
LC Control Number10009822

The Meadow Sprite, and Other Tales of Modern Germany by Richard von Volkmann ( - ) and Rudolf Baumbach ( - ). Translated by Gertrude R. Schottenfels ( - ) This project is now complete.

The Meadow Sprite, and Other Tales of Modern Germany Richard von VOLKMANN ( - ) and Rudolf BAUMBACH ( - ), translated by Gertrude R. SCHOTTENFELS ( - ) Gertrude Schottenfels has collected and arranged eleven original tales from Germany in this volume.

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Modern thought has, however, been busy asking itself what is the meaning of these stories, and it has done much to supply itself with an answer. This, at least, it has done: it has discovered that these legends and tales, which so many have been inclined to cast aside as worthless, are of a singular value, as throwing a light which little else.

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