|1.||Gottfried. 1819--90, Swiss novelist and short-story writer, who wrote in German: noted esp for the novel Der Grüne Heinrich (1855, rewritten 1880)|
|2.||Helen (Adams). 1880--1968, US author and lecturer. Blind and deaf from infancy, she was taught to read, write, and speak and became noted for her work for the handicapped|
the greatest German-Swiss narrative writer of late 19th-century Poetischer Realismus ("Poetic Realism").
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