His dream elements, for instance, though Hoffmann uses the dream to as great extent as Poe—are more poignant, more unbearable.
That evening they dined out, and went to "The Tales of Hoffmann."
Hoffmann even doubts whether plants vary more under cultivation than in their native home and under their natural conditions.
I shall never forget the hour when I first read it to Hoffmann.
Hoffmann says, that the French Propaganda had many emissaries in Vienna, and many friends whom he could point out.
For this Professor Hoffmann has made the borders and ornament.
Its chiefs (Hoffmann, Poe, et al.) are classed by critics as realists.
The essential oil of the wood, dissolved in spirit, was regarded by Hoffmann as one of the best cordials and invigorants known.
General Hoffmann had placed cars at the disposal of the Russians in case they cared to drive out.
Yet the crazy musician of Hoffmann is but the elder brother of all our modern composers.