in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature
January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 318 words.
(1816–1872), prolific German author of travelogues and exotic novels. Born in Hamburg, Gerstäcker was the son of a
in The Oxford Companion to American Literature
January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 123 words.
German adventurer and author, arrived in the U.S. in 1837, and spent several years wandering about
in The Oxford Companion to German Literature
January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 283 words.
(Hamburg, 1816–72, Brunswick),
the son of an operatic tenor, went to the USA in 1837, where he lived
in Forum for Modern Language Studies
January 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Literature. 6432 words.
Eveline Hasler's historical novel Ibicaba, das Paradies in den Köpfen (1985) concerns the emigration of a group of Swiss citizens to Brazil in 1855....