Körner, Theodore (M)

b. 23 September 1791. d. 26 August 1813. Nationality: German. VIAF.
Poet and composer. Born in Dresden. Studied in Leipzig. Travelled to Vienna in 1811. Enjoyed the patronage of Goethe. Author of patriotic poetry including *Leyer und Schwerdt* (*The Lyre and the Sword*, 1814). Biographical information: *DLB*. (DD)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Black Yager’s Song. From the German of Körner 1818-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8241
The Five Oaks of Dallwitz. From the German of Körner 1819-05 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 7740
Han’s Heiling’s Rock 1821-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9074
The Sword Song of Körner 1822-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9890
To the Five Oaks at Dullwitz 1828 The Keepsake Poet 2943
Farewell to Life 1838-10-27 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3641
The Lyre and Sword 1838-10-27 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3644
The Sword Song 1838-10-27 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3643
Words of Love. From the German of Körner 1850 The Keepsake Poet 5690
The Four Sisters. (Translated from the German of Theodor Körner) 1878 Good Words Poet 2745