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Chamisso, Adelbert von (1781–1838)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

Second edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199689828
Published online November 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191769504
Chamisso, Adelbert von (1781–1838)

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His family fled France during the French Revolution and settled in Berlin in 1796, where he became page to the Prussian queen and then an officer in the Prussian army, participating in the ill-fated campaign against Napoleon in ...

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Subjects: Mythology and Folklore

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