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Ernst Wichert (1831–1902)

Wichert, Ernst Alexander August Georg (viċh-ert). A German dramatist and novelist; born in Insterburg, March 11, 1831; died on Jan. 21, 1902. He wrote: ‘Our General York’ (1858); ‘Light and Shade’ (1861); ‘The Fool of Luck’ (1869); several novels, among them being ‘Behind the Scenes’ (1872); ‘The Green Gate’ (1875); ‘A Strong Heart’ (1878); some historical works, as ‘Heinrich von Plauen’ (1883); and ‘The Great Elector in Prussia’ (1886).