Herbst, Deutsch-Evangelische Bleitter, Bd.
He did not satisfy the Prussian conservatives, and after four years the Historische Politische Bleitter came to an end.
Count Auersperg's first publication, a collection of lyrics, Bleitter der Liebe (1830), showed little originality; but his second production, Der letzte Ritter (1830), brought his genius to light.
In the third edition of the work (1839), and in Zwei friedliche Bleitter, he made important concessions to his critics, which he withdrew, however, in the fourth edition (1840; translated into English by George Eliot, with Latin preface by Strauss, 1846).
Between the publication of this work and that of the Friedliche Bleitter he had been elected to a chair of theology in the university of Zurich.