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  • Scheppen riep hij gaat van Auby H.U. Jessurun d'Oliveira

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 35.00

    Een ?rommelig schutterstuk?, zo noemde Jessurun d?Oliveira zijn klassiek geworden bundel interviews met enkele van de beste Nederlandstalige romanschrijvers en dichters uit de naoorlogse periode, zoals W.F. Hermans, Lucebert, Harry Mulisch, Jan Wolkers, Hugo Claus, G.K. van het Reve en Leo Vroman. Voor ?rommelig? leze men liever veelzijdig, flitsend... more...

  • Verzamelde gedichtenby Ed. Hoornik

    Amsterdam University Press 2006; US$ 53.50

    Ed. Hoornik is door Martinus Nijhoff wel 'de eerste twintigste-eeuwer' in de Nederlandse poëzie genoemd, omdat hij door 'zijn nieuwe kijk op mensen en dingen' en door zijn 'gebondenheid aan de tragiek' van de tijd waarin hij leefde een ander uitgangspunt hanteerde dan de dichters uit de voorafgaande generatie. Ook J.C. Bloem... more...

  • Wissenstransfer und Auctoritas in der frühneuzeitlichen niederländischsprachigen Literaturby Bettina Noak

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 36.25

    Biographische Informationen Dr. Bettina Noak arbeitet als Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Institut für Deutsche und Niederländische Philologie der FU Berlin.   Reihe Berliner Mittelalter- und Frühneuzeitforschung - Band 019 more...

  • Alchemie und Poesieby Joachim Telle; Didier Kahn; Wilhelm Kühlmann

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 252.00

    The studies presented in ?Alchemy and Poetry? constitute an 'alchemical Parnassus' without parallel in the historiography of literature in the German language. This work documents for the first time a subset of early-modern points of intersection between natural history and poetry. Its position as a foundational work is assured by approx.... more...

  • Anleitung zur deutschen Poeterey. Poetby Augustus Buchner; Marian Szyrocki

    De Gruyter 1966; US$ 140.00

    Anleitung zur deutschen Poeterey. Poet more...

  • Anne Frankby Francine Prose

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 12.99

    ?A definitive, deeply moving inquiry into the life of the young, imperiled artist, and a masterful exegesis of Diary of a Young Girl ?Extraordinary testimony to the power of literature and compassion? ? Booklist (starred review) In Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife , Francine Prose, author of Reading Like a Writer , deftly parses the... more...

  • Barock-Humanismus: Krisen-Dichtungby Hans-Georg Kemper

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 182.00

    These volumes provide a comprehensive culture-historical survey of all the important German-speaking humanist poets of the 17th century. Each author is given a chapter to himself, comprising references to research, reception, and biography, as well as an overview of sacred and profane poetry, complete with analyses of representative works.... more...

  • Barock-Humanismus: Liebeslyrikby Hans-Georg Kemper

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 182.00

    These volumes provide a comprehensive culture-historical survey of all the important German-speaking humanist poets of the 17th century. Each author is given a chapter to himself, comprising references to research, reception, and biography, as well as an overview of sacred and profane poetry, complete with analyses of representative works.... more...

  • Dichtungen der letzten Wanderjahre 1721-1723by Reiner Bölhoff

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 405.00

    This volume presents 196 poems, letters, and drafts dating from the final 21 months of Günther?s life. During this time, Günther wrote new derisive verses, panegyrics, and wedding verses; spiritual poems for a devotional setting; and his well-known self-justification letter to his father. Despite illness and exhaustion, Günther was able... more...

  • Granida - P.C. Hooftby Lia van Gemert

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 21.75

    Text edition in the Alfa series. (in Dutch) more...