Ruckert (Quedlinburg and Leipzig, 1858); another version of the tale, Lorengel, is edited in the Zeitschr.
Born on the 25th of July 975 he was educated at Quedlinburg and at Magdeburg and became provost of Walbeck in 1002 and bishop of Merseburg seven years later.
Leaving his aunt, Matilda, abbess of Quedlinburg, as regent of Germany, Otto, in February 99 8, led Gregory back to Rome, took the castle of St Angelo by storm and put Crescentius to death.
After acting as assistant in pharmacies at Quedlinburg, Hanover, Berlin and Danzig successively he came to Berlin on the death of Valentin Rose the elder in 1771 as manager of his business, and in 1780 he started an establishment on his own account in the same city, where from 1782 he was pharmaceutical assessor of the Ober-Collegium Medicum.
At Quedlinburg in 973, and in 975 Geza and his whole family were baptized.
JOHANN GERHARD (1582-1637), Lutheran divine, was born in Quedlinburg on the 17th of October 1582.
He found an asylum in Quedlinburg (1590), and afterwards was transferred to St Martin's church at Brunswick (1599).
Massmann's edition of the Kaiserchronik (Quedlinburg, 1849-1854).
(the Fowler) in 9 2 9, passed later to the monastery of Quedlinburg, and then to Brunswick.
983), Mathilda, abbess of Quedlinburg (d.
Saxo Poeta and the Quedlinburg chronicle) it was her father whom she revenged; but when the treacherous overthrow of the Burgundians by Attila had become a theme for epic poets, she figured as a Burgundian princess, and her act as done in revenge for her brothers.
Ulm, Nuremberg, Quedlinburg, Erfurt, Strassburg and Guben are famed for their vegetables and garden seeds.
QUEDLINBURG, a town of Germany in the Prussian province of Saxony, situated on the Bode, near the N.W.
On the west it is commanded by the castle, formerly the residence of the abbesses of Quedlinburg, connected with which is the interesting Schlosskirche, which was dedicated in 1129 and completely restored in 1862-82.
Quedlinburg is famous for its nurseries and market gardens, and exports vegetable and flower seeds to all parts of Europe and America.
Quedlinburg was founded as a fortress by Henry the Fowler about 922, its early name being Quitlingen.
The abbey of Quedlinburg was planned by Henry the Fowler, although its actual foundation is due to his son Otto the Great.
In 1697 the elector of Saxony sold his rights over Quedlinburg to the elector of Brandenburg for 240,000 thalers.
See the Urkundenbuch der Stadt Quedlinburg, edited by.
Janicke (Halle, 1873-82); Ranke and Kugler, Beschreibung and Geschichte der Schlosskirche zu Quedlinburg (Berlin, 1838); Lorenz, Alt - Quedlinburg,1485-1698(Halle, 1900); and Huchs, Fiihrer durch Quedlinburg.
For the history of the abbey see Fritsch, Geschichte des Reichsstifts and der Stadt Quedlinburg (Quedlinburg, 1828).
Of Quedlinburg by rail.
Choosing the schoolmaster's profession, he became successively rector of the schools at Nordhausen, Tennstadt (1555), Magdeburg (1557) and Quedlinburg (1560).