Today I found a website with a book about Transylvania (Siebenburgen). It
is a travelogue written in 1868. The entire text is published there.
I found the chapters about marriage and divorce particularly interesting but
those list members who are also members of the Donauschwaben genealogy group
may enjoy reading the entire book. There are good descriptions of key places
and a lot of illustrations and maps.
At the first page there is a table of contents link under the picture of a
Click on that link. To bring up the text for a given chapter click on the
chapter number (blue text in the table of contents).
Just use your browser's print command to print the chapter you want. To
print a chapter set your printer for landscape layout because the pages are too
wide to print well on an 8 1/2 inch sheet.
The text has a lot of garbage characters and other mistakes but it is still a