Jakob and Wilhelm were born a year apart from each other. Jakob was born in 1785 and Wilhelm was born in 1786. When they were young, they lived the life of luxury and were able to get the education that they needed because their father was a lawyer (Yolen XVI). The two brothers had about...
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