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Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
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Born: September 13, 1830

Died: March 12, 1916 (aged 85)

Nationality: Austrian

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: Baroness Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach was an Austrian writer. Noted for her excellent psychological novels, she is regarded together with Ferdinand von Saar as one of the most important German-language writers of the latter portion of the 19th century.

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Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.

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