Translation:The Fair Magelone

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The Fair Magelone (1797)
by Ludwig Tieck, translated from German by Wikisource

Ludwig Tieck's Romance of the Fair Magelone and Count Peter of Provence (Liebesgeschichte der schönen Magelone und des Grafen Peter von Provence) was written in 1796. It is based on an anonymous French romance of the 15th century, which was translated into German in 1527 by Veit Warbeck and published posthumously as a chapbook (Volksbuch) in 1535. Tieck's adaptation appeared in 1797 under the title Wundersame Liebesgeschichte der schönen Magelone und des Grafen Peter aus der Provence in a three-volume collection of tales and dramas known as Volksmärchen herausgegeben von Peter Lebrecht (Folk-Tales Edited by Peter Lebrecht). The Fair Magelone also appeared in 1812 as one of the tales in Tieck's novella Phantasus.

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