University of Pittsburgh

Lachmann, Karl

German philologist, 1793-1851, author of important treatises on Old High German metrics and poetics, editor of the first critical edition of the Nibelungenlied in 1826 and of an important edition of Lessing's works, and translator of Shakespeare's sonnets and Macbeth

Borges Index: 
El Cantar de los Nibelungos, Literaturas germánicas medievales, OCC, 911.