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  • Räume der rêverieby Inga Baumann

    Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 93.73

    Hauptbeschreibung Ausgehend von einer kritischen Auseinandersetzung mit dem in der deutschsprachigen Romanistik vorherrschenden Bild der modernen Lyrik unternimmt die Studie den Versuch, die Geschichte der französischen Lyrik von der Romantik bis zum Surrealismus neu zu begreifen. Als zentrales Analyse-Paradigma dient dabei die Untersuchung der Rolle... more...

  • An Anthology of Modern French Poetry (1850?1950)by Peter Broome; Graham Chesters

    Cambridge University Press 1976; US$ 44.00

    This anthology is the companion volume to The Appreciation of Modern French Poetry, the aim of which was to give detailed preliminary help with the problems of poetic appreciation. The fourteen poets represented here provide a varied and exciting introduction to what is probably the richest century of French poetry, from 1850 to 1950. Hugo, the colossus... more...

  • Welsh Poetry of the French Revolution, 1789-1805by Cathryn A. Charnell-White

    University of Wales Press 2012; US$ 40.00

    This anthology of Welsh poetry and English translations presents some of Wales’s radical and reactionary responses to the French Revolution and its cultural legacy, 1789–1805. more...

  • The Essential Victor Hugoby Victor Hugo; E. H. Blackmore; A. M. Blackmore

    Oxford University Press, UK 2004; US$ 8.99

    Here, for the first time in English, all aspects of Hugo's work are represented in a single volume. Famous scenes from Notre-Dame, Les Miserables, and The Toilers of the Sea are included, as well as excerpts from Hugo's intimate diaries, poems of love and loss, and scathing denunciations of the political establishment. The poems appear in bilingual... more...

  • A Short History of French Literatureby Sarah Kay; Terence Cave; Malcolm Bowie

    Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 44.99

    This book traces the history of French literature from its beginnings to the present. Within its remarkably brief compass, it offers a wide-ranging, personal, and detailed account of major writers and movements. Developments in French literature are presented in an innovative way, not as an even sequence of literary events but as a series of stories... more...

  • Les Liaisons dangereusesby Pierre Choderlos de Laclos; Douglas Parmée; David Coward

    Oxford University Press, UK 1995; US$ 8.99

    The complex moral ambiguities of seduction and revenge make Les Liaisons dangereuses (1782) one of the most scandalous and controversial novels in European literature. The subject of major film and stage adaptations, the novel's prime movers, the Vicomte de Valmont and the Marquise de Merteuil, form an unholy alliance and turn seduction into a... more...

  • Ricochetby Seymour Mayne; Sabine Huynh

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2011; US$ 9.99

    Fourteen lines, fourteen words ? one poem. Quatorze lignes, quatorze mots ? un poème. more...

  • Poemasby Francisco Medrano

    Linkgua 2010; US$ 5.73

    Juan de Yepes, el gran poeta español del Siglo de Oro -considerado por muchos no sólo el gran poeta de la mística española, sino el más grande en castellano-, unió en sus poemas perfección verbal y expresión cargada de emoción pura, inspirada en un profundo sentimiento religioso, un estilo casi bíblico como el del "Cantar de los cantares".... more...

  • Adieuby MobileReference

    MobileReference.com 2008; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. ******************. more...

  • Abdalaby José Martí y Pérez

    Linkgua 2010; US$ 2.86

    Abdala es una obra de referencia en el independentismo de Cuba y uno de los textos clave del modernismo. La obra transcurre en un país islámico en el que, ante una amenaza extranjera, Abdala, el protagonista, decide ir a la guerra.   Biographische Informationen José Martí (La Habana, 1853-Dos Ríos, 1898), Cuba. Era hijo de Mariano Martí Navarro,... more...