Heinrich Smidt

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Heinrich Smidt, painted by Adolf von Menzel, 1850

Heinrich Smidt (1798–1867) was a German writer. He wrote novels and adventure stories about the sea,[1] as well as the article "Die Klabautermann", about the German water sprite of the same name, in the German publication Seegemälde in 1828.[2]


  1. ^ Gostwick, Joseph, and Robert Harrison (1873). Outlines of German Literature. New York City: Holt & Williams, p. 534.
  2. ^ Kirby, David, and Merja-Liisa Hinkkanen (2000). The Baltic and the North Seas. London: Routledge, p. 281. ISBN 0-415-13282-7.