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Sachs, Hans

(1494–1576). Poet, dramatist; b. Nürnberg, Ger.; trained to be shoemaker; became Meistersinger; cen. figure in W. R. Wagner's* Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Works include “Die Wittenbergisch Nachtigall,” written in M. Luther's honor. See also Religions Drama, 3.

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