« The sent sheets are of infinite value to me
for as the sensual view is indeed essential for me
excellent people are made present in a magic way by their writing. »

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe to Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi, 10 May 1812

Autographs & Manuscripts

Ignaz Ritter Von Seyfried, Biographic Notes & Character Traits and Anecdotes on Ludwig van Beethoven
The experienced biography
1798 Piano Wrestling — Cook Mehlschöberl — 100 £ from England
Ignaz Ritter von Seyfried
Biographische Notitzen & Character Traits and Anecdotes
(on Ludwig van Beethoven)

The 1831 original manuscript of the second earliest biography on Beethoven
with important deviation from print

„ Ich bedanke mich für die schnelle und gründliche Art der Erledigung meiner Wünsche … “

(Herr E. S., 22. Januar 2000)