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Natur-Symphonie: Ein Gedicht in Prosa (Nach dem Character der IX. Symphonie von L. v. Beethoven) Friedericke Ptak gewidemet

Ms. Codex 1949

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Summary Information

Repository:
University of Pennsylvania: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
Creator:
Kyri, Dr., active 19th century
Title:
Natur-Symphonie: Ein Gedicht in Prosa (Nach dem Character der IX. Symphonie von L. v. Beethoven) Friedericke Ptak gewidemet
Date:
1888
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 1949
Extent:
1 volume
Language:
English
Language Note:
In German.
Abstract:
A volume containing a prose poem written by Dr. Kyri entitled Natur-Symphonie. The poem was inspired by Beethoven's 9th symphony.
Cite as:
Natur-Symphonie von Dr. Kyri, 1888, Ms. Codex 1949, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, University of Pennsylvania
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Biography/History

Possibly written by medical Dr. Johannes Kyri of Vienna, Austria, who was active in the 19th century.

Scope and Contents

Volume stamped with a decorative border containing a prose poem written by Dr. Kyri entitled Natur-Symphonie. The poem was inspired by Beethoven's 9th symphony. Foliation is on every other leaf and is numbered 1-33. The poem is written on the rectos only. The title is stamped on the front cover. Stamped into cloth on back cover: A. Prachowny, Troppau.

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Publication Information

University of Pennsylvania: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts,  August 2018

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Donna Brandolisio

Access Restrictions

This codex is available for research.

Use Restrictions

Copyright restrictions may exist. For most library holdings, the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania do not hold copyright. It is the responsibility of the requester to seek permission from the holder of the copyright to reproduce material from the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Source of Acquisition

Sold by Simon Beattie (Chesham, United Kingdom), 2018.

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Controlled Access Headings

Form/Genre(s)
  • Codices (bound manuscripts)
  • Manuscripts, German--19th century
  • Poetry
Subject(s)
  • German poetry--19th century--Specimens
  • Prose poems, German--19th century

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Collection Inventory

Volume

Natur-Symphonie, 1888.

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