The Birdsong Papers
Author: Wilhelm Raabe
Translator: Michael Ritterson, Gettysburg College
This book, The Birdsong Papers, translated by Michael Ritterson with an introduction by Ritchie Robertson, is volume four in the MHRA New Translation series. It is the first English translation of Raabe’s novel Die Akten des Vogelsangs (1896), a mainstay of his reputation as a major German realist and pre-modernist writer.
Modern Humanities Research Association
German Language and Literature
Raabe, Wilhelm. The Birdsong Papers. Trans. Michael Ritterson. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2013.