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Letter penned by Beethoven uncovered in Germany

Even a genius can have bad handwriting, as reporters from the BBC discovered when a letter, written by the maestro himself, was uncovered in Germany. In his correspondence to a fellow composer, he outlines a few of the physical and financial hardships that made him the ultimate paradigm of a struggling artist.

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