From the Hans Christian Andersen biography "The Life of Hans Christian Andersen. Day By Day", written by DPhil Johan de Mylius:
Returns home to Copenhagen.
Visits Henrik and Jonna Stampe at Christinelund; continues on 17th to Sorø. Here the Norwegian poet Andreas Munch arrives to visit.
Return to Copenhagen.
31st July - 7th August
Staying at the hydropathic establishment at Klampenborg (a health spa).
18 August 1854
At the theatre in Vesterbro, Copenhagen, he reads "Kjærestefolkene" (The Sweethearts) at a performance by Chr. Schmidt (later director of the Casino theatre). On the previous evening this theatre had performed En Comedie i det Grønne (Comedy in an Outdoor Setting).
Receives a visit from his English publisher, Richard Bentley, and takes him to see Tivoli gardens.
Accompanies Fredrika Bremer and Marcus and Rebecca Spring to Roskilde (Marcus Spring is an American businessman, a socialist and a philanthropist).