The Forget Me Not

Forget Me NotIn November 1822, Rudolph Ackermann published the first of his yearly literary annual that will set the tone for a lucrative and long-lasting genre. The Forget Me Not continued through 1847 under the sole editorship of Frederic Shoberl, even after Ackermann’s death on March 30, 1834. Image: Leather boards, Forget Me Not for 1827 (used with permission from the Katherine D. Harris Collection).


Katherine D. Harris, “The Legacy of Rudolph Ackermann and Nineteenth-Century British Literary Annuals”

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Nov 1822

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