1873 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1873.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1870
1871
1872
1873
1874
1875
1876

EventsEdit

Uncertain dates

  • Serialization of the novel Night and Morning (original author not acknowledged, but in fact by Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1841) as Xinxi xiantan by "Lishao Jushi" (probably Jiang Qizhang) begins in the Shanghai monthly Yinghuan Suoji, the first secular fiction translated from English into Chinese.[4]
  • Charles M. Barnes opens his book printing business in Wheaton, Illinois, a forerunner of publisher Barnes & Noble.[5]
  • In Berlin, the Romanian poet Mihai Eminescu is known to be working on the verse fairy tale "Girl in the Garden of Gold" (Fata-n grădina de aur). He will revisit the text regularly during the next decade, eventually producing his masterpiece Luceafărul (published April 1883).[6]
  • Bertha Kinsky becomes governess to the Suttner family.[7]

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

ChildrenEdit

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

Non-fictionEdit

BirthsEdit

Uncertain date

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jones, W. Gareth, George Eliot's Adam Bede and Tolstoy's conception of Anna Karenina, pp. 473–481, archived from the original on 2006-10-03, retrieved 2013-04-29
  2. ^ Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen (2011). "10 July: Poet shoots poet". Love, Sex, Death & Words: surprising tales from a year in literature. London: Icon. pp. 257–8. ISBN 978-184831-247-0..
  3. ^ The Independent, Vol. 25 No. 1307, 18 December 1873, pp. 1569–1571.
  4. ^ Hanan, Patrick (2004), "The First Novel Translated Into Chinese", Chinese Fiction of the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries: Essays, New York: Columbia University Press, ISBN 978-0-231-50914-5, retrieved 2013-07-19
  5. ^ Turner, Betty N. (2006). The Noble Legacy: The Story of Gilbert Clifford Noble, Cofounder of the Barnes & Noble and Noble & Noble Book Companies. iUniverse. ISBN 9780595374786.
  6. ^ Perpessicius (2001). Studii eminesciene. Bucharest: Museum of Romanian Literature. pp. 104, 200, 207–210, 217–219, 232–233, 241–242, 246, 262, 265, 273, 276–278, 297, 353, 382–383, 388. ISBN 973-8031-34-6.
  7. ^ "Bertha Freifrau (Baroness) von Suttner". Timeline of Nobel Prize Winners. Retrieved 2013-07-19.