Charles P. Moritz’s “Travels, chiefly
on foot, through several parts of England in 1782,
described in Letters to a Friend,” were translated
from the German by a lady, an...
Hardly any eighteenth-century German writer was as confusingly prolific as Karl Philipp Moritz, the author of novels; poems-he was one of the few Germans to be praised by Frederick II for his poetry; ...