Droste-Hülshoff, Annette von
- Marcia J. Citron
(b Hülshoff, nr Münster, Westphalia, Jan 14, 1797; d Meersburg, May 24, 1848). German poet and composer. She came from a musical family and studied the piano and singing, beginning to compose around 1820. Largely through the influence of her brother-in-law, Lassberg, she became interested in collecting old ...