Maurycy Mochnacki 

Portrait of Maurycy Mochnacki

Maurycy Mochnacki was a Polish literary, theatre and music critic, journalist, pianist, and historian. He was born on 13th September 1803 in Boyanets, Ukraine and died on 20th December 1834 in Auxerre, France aged 31.

Major Works

“O duchu i źródłach poezji w Polszcze” (On the Spirit and Sources of Poetry in Poland) (1825)
“Powstanie Narodu Polskiego w r. 1830 i 1831” (The Insurrection of the Polish Nation in the Years 1830 and 1831) (1834)