von Salis-Seewis, Johann Gaudenz (M)

Surname: von Salis-Seewis (Salis)
Forename(s): Johann Gaudenz
b. 1762. d. 1834. Nationality: Swiss. VIAF.
Poet and civil servant. Served as an officer in the Swiss Guard Regiment at Versailles and Paris (1779-1789). Toured Germany in 1788-1789, where he met Goethe, Schiller, Herder, and Wieland. Poems published posthumously by F. Matthisson in 1793. Biographical information: Oxford Reference. (DD)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Song For March 1845-04-12 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5815
The Grave. From the German of Salis 1860-06 Good Words Poet 336