Karl May, Leben und Werk, Buecherhaus Bargfeld, Germany, 2005 p1555f.Some of the characters are described as being of German, particularly Saxon, origins. Benachteiligtenforderung
He was also reproached for his writing for the Catholic Deutscher Hausschatz and several Marian calendars.Ein Schundverlag und seine Helfershelfer: Streitschriften 3. The Halt In The Mud
From 1879, May was also published in Deutscher Hausschatz ("German House Treasure"), a Catholic weekly journal from the press of Friedrich Pustet in Regensburg.
Der verlorne Sohn III 17.