Gustav Heinrich Gans Edler Herr von und zu Putlitz is a German Author and Theatre Manager.
1821 - Born 20th of March at Retzien near Perleberg in West Prignitz.
1846-1848 - Studied law at Berlin and Heidelberg, and served the provincial government at Magdeburg.
1850-1870 - Wrote a volume of romantic stories, Was sich der Wald erzahlt (1850), which attained great popularity (fifty editions).
1859-1870 - Wrote the notably Badekuren (1859); Das Herz vergessen (1853); and Spielt nicht mit dem Feuer! (1887), while of his narratives Die Alpenbraut (1870) and Walpurgis (1870).
1856-1863 - Married Gräfin Elisabeth von Königsmark, and lived on his estate when he became director of the Court theatre at Schwerin.
1872-1877 - Ausgewählte Werke, was published in six volumes in Berlin and and a supplementary volume in 1888.
1851-1860 - Lustspiele, appeared in two series of four volumes each (1851-1860 and 1869-1872).
1890 - Putlitz died 5th of September.
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