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From Nysø to Bregentved to celebrate Christian (8.) Frederik and Caroline Amalie. In the company of, among others, the Stampe family and H.C. Andersen. Invited by Adam Wilhelm Moltke to spend the night there.

Primary sources

  • Letter dated 5.9.1839 from H.C. Andersen to Henriette Hanck in: Svend Larsen (ed.): H.C. Andersens Brevveksling med Henriette Hanck 1830-1846, Part 4, Copenhagen 1945, p. 370.
  • Rigmor Stampe (ed.): Baronesse Stampes Erindringer om Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen 1912, p. 42.
  • Song dated 31.8.1839 from NN to Christian (8.) Frederik.

Other references

  • Viggo Sjøqvist (ed.): Kong Christian VIII.s dagbøger og optegnelser, III, 1823-1839, Regester, Copenhagen 1983, p. 178.

Last updated 07.02.2020