By Alexander Von Humboldt
Ludmilla Assing, the niece of Varnhagen von Ense, used to be the editor of this option of letters from Alexander von Humboldt to her uncle - to who Humboldt had entrusted the maintenance in their correspondence - within the interval 1827-58. First released in 1860, Letters of Alexander von Humboldt additionally comprises letters from Varnhagen and different exceptional correspondents to Humboldt. a few passages from Varnhagen's diary also are integrated to provide a bright statement at the letters, which current particular documents of Humboldt's existence, job, and conduct of suggestion, and comprise fabrics of unquestionable value for portraying a correct photo of his brain and personality. the opposite letters inside the quantity illustrate his around the world circle of correspondents. This assortment was once released after the deaths of either Varnhagen and Humboldt. Explanatory notes and an entire index of names accompany this accredited translation from the unique German.
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259 Metternich to Humboldt . . 261 Humboldt to Yarnhagen . . 262 Humboldt to Yarnhagen . . 263 Humboldt t o Yarnhagen . . -265 Karl Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar, to Humboldt . . 266 Jobard t o Humboldt . . 267 Lines b y Yarnhagen on Hildebrandt's Picture of Humboldt's Study, and on t h e Legend appended to it b y Humboldt himself . . 269 Humboldt t o Yarnhagen . . 270 C CONTENTS. PAGE CXCIII. Hnmboldt to Varnhagen . . 272 CXCIV. Karl Alexander, Grand Duke of Weimar, to Humboldt 273 CXCV.
280 CXCIX. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 281 CC. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 282 CCI. Karl Alexander, Grand Duke of Weimar, to Humboldt 283 CCII. Varnhagen to Humboldt . . 284 CCIII. Varnhagen to Humboldt . . 286 COIV. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 287 CCV. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 287 CCVI. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 289 CCVII. Karl Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar, to Humboldt . . 290 CCVIII. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 291 COIX. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 292 CCX. Karl Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar, to Humboldt .
306 CCXX. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 308 CCXXI. Humboldt to Varnhagen . 309 CCXXII. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 310 CCXXIII. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 311 CCXXIV. Humboldt to Varnhagen . . 312 CCXXV. Humboldt to Ludmilla Assing . 315 HUMBOLDT'S LETTERS. i. HUMBOLBT TO VARNHAGEN. Berlin, 25th September, 1827. me, my dear friend, to offer yon the best copy of my Paper* I have left. The last lines will make you more indulgent towards the rest. ALLOW Tuesday. A . V. HlJMBOLDT. II. HUMBOLDT TO VAUNHAGEN.