Groth, Klaus (M)

b. 24 April 1819. d. 1 June 1899. Nationality: German.
Dialect poet, teacher, and scholar. Published a collection of poems in Low German (1852). Married Doris Finke on 24 August 1859. Became professor at Kiel University (1866). Travelled to England (1871-1872). Author of *Hundert Blätter* (1854, in High German), *Vertelln* (1855-1859), and *Rotgetermeister Lamp un sin Dochder* (1862). Published treatises on dialect. Biographical information: *DLB*; *Oxford Reference*. (AC, DD)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
My John 1864-09 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14852
German Honour and German Earth 1864-09 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14851
The Old Nursery Story. From the Low-German 1880-07-24 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7410