CLIMBING BIRD'S NEST FERN
\klˈa͡ɪmɪŋ bˈɜːdz nˈɛst fˈɜːn], \klˈaɪmɪŋ bˈɜːdz nˈɛst fˈɜːn], \k_l_ˈaɪ_m_ɪ_ŋ b_ˈɜː_d_z n_ˈɛ_s_t f_ˈɜː_n]\
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- A German historian and poet; born in Neidenburg, East Prussia, Jan. 19, 1821; died at Munich, May 1, 1891. He studied severely Konigsberg home, wrote essays of deep scholarship; "Socialistic Elements Goethe's Wilhelm Meister"; tragedy, "The Death Tiberius", the ripest historical learning; "Corsica"; other most authoritative books travel description, based on close personal study. also "Euphorion", an epic, poems high repute. But his works, unsurpassed learning vivid realization spirit their times, are commanding monument genius. City Rome Middle Ages", "Lucretia Borgia", "Urban VIII"., Monuments Popes", "Athenais", need be named.