Müller, Wilhelm

Müller, Wilhelm vĭl´hĕlm˝ mŭl´ər [key], 1794–1827, German lyric poet father of Max Müller . His Lieder der Griechen (5 vol., 1821–24) was inspired by the Greek struggle for independence. Müller's love-song cycle Die schöne Müllerin (1823) was set to music by Franz Schubert .

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