Brachmann, Louise (F)

b. 2 February 1777. d. 17 September 1822. Nationality: German.
Poet and short fiction writer. Born in Rochlitz. Wrote for the journals *Die Horen* and *Musenalmanach*, edited by Friedrich von Schiller. Attempted suicide in 1800. Successive attempts led to her drowning in the river Saale (1822). Biographical information: Helene M. Kastinger Riley, Louise Brachmann, *An Encyclopedia of Continental Women Writers*, edited by Katharina M. Wilson, Garland Pub, 1991, p. 164. (DD)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Consolation For Absence 1846-01-17 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5855
Columbus 1856 The Keepsake Poet 5751