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Elise Polko (1822–1899)

Polko, Elise (pōl’kō). A German story-writer; born at Minden, Jan. 31, 1822; died at Munich, May 15, 1899. She wrote an interesting series of ‘Musical Tales’ (first installment 1852); also ‘A Woman’s Life’ (1854); ‘In the Artist World’; ‘Reminiscences of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy’ (1868); ‘Conversations’ (1872); ‘From the Year 1870’; ‘New Story-Book’ (1884).