|Subject:||Re: History of Lorelei?|
|Author:||Cleveland Kent Evans (Authenticated as clevelandkentevans)|
|Date:||October 4, 2005 at 7:27:07 AM|
|Reply to:||Re: History of Lorelei? by Chrisell|
The tale of the Lorelei does predate Heine by at least a bit, since the first sure reference is in the work of the early 19th-century German poet Clemens Brentano. Experts seem to disagree on whether Brentano completely invented his story or whether he based it on a medieval tale.
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