Heinrich Der Teichner

(c. 1310—1375)

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(c.1310–c.1375) Learned Viennese poet;

composed 798 rhymed poems discussing ethical, moral, and religious issues and three verse narratives, employing a simple hortatory style. He was sharply critical of almost every profession, especially the clergy. See also literatures: germanic.


Subjects: Literature.

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