University of Pittsburgh

Dahlmann, Juan

character in Borges story

Fishburn and Hughes: "A fictitious name, which may allude to the Danish historian Friedrich Christoph Dahlmann (1785-1860). Borges quotes a passage from Carlyle's introduction to Early Kings of Norway (1875) which mentions Dahlmann (Lit. germ. 169)." (55-56)

Borges Index: 
El Sur, Ficciones, OC, 525-30.