Möller, A. von (d. 1879)
A. von Möller, (Angelica von Lagerstrom) (died 1879), was the author of popular and juvenile German literature 1846-1861, taught foreign languages in Danzig, 1850-1852 in Königsberg, then having been expelled from the city as a member of a free church was housekeeper in the home of Gottfried Kinkel in London, returned to Königsberg in 1864, where she died on 20 November 1879. In 1851 she published a popular book titled Die Mennoniten. The story was centered around Danzig during and after the siege of 1813 and had as its theme the young man concerning whom Bishop Eylert wrote, and who was the hero of Wildenbruch's Menonit. On the whole the treatment differed from Wildenbruch's and the attitude toward the Mennonites was much friendlier.
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