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E. T. A. Hoffmann

Author, Composer (24-Jan-1776 — 25-Jun-1822)


Hilda Meldrum Brown. E. T. A. Hoffmann and the Serapiontic Principle: Critique and Creativity. Camden House. 2006. 211pp.

Abigail Chantler. E. T. A. Hoffmann's Musical Aesthetics. Ashgate Publishing. 2006. 202pp.

James M. McGlathery. Mysticism and Sexuality: E. T. A. Hoffmann. Peter Lang. 1981. (2 vols.) 191pp. + 293pp. Volume 1, Hoffmann and His Sources. Volume 2, Interpretations of the Tales.

Pierre Péju. L'ombre de soi-même: E. T. A. Hoffmann, une biographie. Phébus. 1992. 237pp. Language: French.

Karin Preuss. The Question of Madness in the Works of E. T. A. Hoffmann and Mary Shelley: With Particular Reference to Frankenstein and Der Sandmann. Peter Lang. 2003. 289pp.

Birgit Röder. A Study of the Major Novellas of E. T. A. Hoffmann. Camden House. 2003. 208pp.

Lucia Ruprecht. Dances of the Self in Heinrich Von Kleist, E. T. A. Hoffmann and Heinrich Heine. Ashgate Publishing. 2006. 158pp.

Gerhard Salomon. E. T. A. Hoffmann. Bibliographie. Weimar: Erich Lichtenstein. 1924. 80pp. Language: German.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  7. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.302)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.720)

  9. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.119)

  10. European Authors 1000-1900 (pp.415-17)

  11. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.477)

  12. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.410)

  13. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.430)

  14. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.240)

  15. A Short Biographical Dictionary of Foreign Literature (p.127)

  16. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.37)

  17. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.220)

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