Note 014
by Joachim C. Fest

14 Ricarda Huch's letter of 9th April 1933, to Max von Schillings, President of the Prussian Academy of Arts, quoted by Poliakov and Wulf Das Dritte Reich und seine Denker. See also the celebrated letter which Oskar Maria Graf wrote to Goebbels from Vienna, because he felt that he had been falsely spared in the burning of the books: 'Burn me too! ...' (quoted by Berendsohn, Die humanistische Front).

From Chapter 20, Professor NSDAP , Part 3 of The Face Of The Third Reich by J.C. Fest -- See further Notes

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