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A COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE LITERATURE OF SWEDEN.

DENMARK, NORWAY AND ICELAND,

WITH COPIOUS SPECIMENS OF THE MOST CELEBRATED
HISTORIES, ROMANCES, POPULAR LEGENDS AND TALES, OLD CHIVALROUS
BALLADS, TRAGIC AND COMIC DRAMAS, NATIONAL AND FAVOURITE SONGS,

NOVELS, AND SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF THE PRESENT DAY.

BY

WILLIAM AND MARY HOWITT,','1.-.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

LONDON:
COLBURN AND CO., PUBLISHERS,
GREAT MARLBOROUGH STREET.

1852.

1180

LONDON :
Printed by Schulze and Co., 13, Poland Street.

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Publishes his translation of Holberg's “Niels Klim's Subterranean Journey"

-Also an opera, “ Holger Danske”-Burlesqued by P. A. Heiberg,

under the name of “Holger Tydske”-Baggesen receives a travelling
stipend-Liberality of Denmark in this respect to its men of talent-
Denmark pensioned Klopstock and assisted Schiller-Baggesen's charm-
ingnarrative of his travels under the title of “The Labyrinth"--Extracts
from this—The passport-Visit to Voss-Outbreak of the French
Revolution—Visit to Klopstock—“ The Lüneburg Heath, and Heath
Philosophy"_“The Devil's Stone-road”-“ Choice Specimen of an
Englishman”—The son of Warren Hastings.

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OEHLENSCHLÄGER, CONTINUED.
Sends home from his tour “ Hakon Jarl,” “ Palnatoké,” and other
dramas—“ Correggio," from Rome--His own account of these dramas
-Scenes from “Hakon Jarl”-Death of Little Erling-Night scene at
the house of Thora-Scene between Hakon and Thora-Beauty of the
tragedy of “ Correggio"-Scene between Michael Angelo and Cor-
reggio--Scene between Julio Romano and Correggio-Oehlenschläger's

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