Other Literary Forms

(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

August von Kotzebue also wrote poems, novels, reviews, historical treatises, travel descriptions, autobiographical works, essays, opera librettos, anecdotes, and apologies and retractions. He edited several journals, such as Der Freimüthige (1803-1807), Die Biene (1808-1810), and Die Grille (1811-1812). Editions of his letters to his mother and to his publisher also exist, as well as letters and papers published from his estate. The most important collections of these works are Ausgewählte prosaische Schriften (1842-1843), Kleine gesammelte Schriften (1787-1791), Vom Adel (1792), and Unparteiische Untersuchung über die Folgen der französischen Revolution auf das übrige Europa (1795). Among the English collections and translations is Historical, Literary, and Political Anecdotes and Miscellanies (1807).