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  • The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Playsby Molière; Maya Slater

    OUP Oxford 2008; US$ 5.99

    A unique collection of Moliere's four greatest verse comedies in new translation: The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, The School for Wives and The Clever Women, plus two short plays, The School for Wives Criticized and The Impromptu at Versailles. more...

  • Reading Paul Valéryby Paul Gifford; Brian Stimpson

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 37.00

    Originally published in 1999, this was the first comprehensive account of the work of the French modernist writer Paul Valéry. more...

  • Ins Ungebundeneby Gerhard Poppenberg

    De Gruyter 1993; US$ 119.28

    Maurice Blanchot a exercé une influence indiscutable dans les débats littéraires de l'après-guerre. L'analyse de son oeuvre accentue sa présence aux discussions structuralistes, poststructuralistes et déconstructivistes. more...

  • Herr Fridolin und sein Glückby Lydia Beate Kaiser

    De Gruyter 1993; US$ 119.28

    Ferdinand von Saar : Kritische Texte und Deutungen. Bd 5, Herr Fridolin und sein Glück more...

  • Gedächtniskonzepte der Literaturwissenschaftby Astrid Erll; Ansgar Nünning; Hanne Birk; Birgit Neumann

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 162.67

    In this volume, concepts of memory from literary studies are systematically recorded for the first time and presented from an historical, theoretical and methodological aspect.  The aim is to locate the discussion in the subject discipline within the transdisciplinary discussion of memory and recollection. more...

  • Spanische Literatur - Literatur Europasby Frank Baasner

    De Gruyter 1996; US$ 195.22

    Der vorliegende Band enthält 38 Beiträge renommierter Hispanisten aus Europa und Übersee. Das Themenspektrum umfaßt die ganze Breite der spanischen Literaturgeschichte vom Mittelalter bis in die unmittelbare Gegenwart. Im Mittelpunkt des Untersuchungsinteresses steht die Frage nach den Bezügen der spanischen zu anderen europäischen (oder... more...

  • Collected Poemsby Charles Baudelaire; Walter Martin

    Carcanet 2012; US$ 9.99

    Rimbaud called him 'le premier voyant, roi des poetes, un vrai dieu', and the history of modern poetry, which begins with him, has borne out that opinion. This is a comprehensive new translation of all Baudelaire's poetry, excluding only the juvenilia, occasional verse and work of doubtful attribution. It includes all the poems published in the first... more...

  • Culture of Ambiguityby Sandra Leanne Bosacki

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 37.97

    Research shows that the ability to "read others" or to make sense of the signs and symbols evident in human communication has an influence on children's self-conceptions and their social interactions in childhood and adolescence. Given that psychological explanations play a key role in teaching and learning, further research is required, particularly... more...

  • The Reception of the Writings of Marcel Proust in Spainby Herbert Craig

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 209.95

    The influence of Proust’s writings on Spanish authors has been enormous. Several key Spanish authors have written critical essays on Proust. This book draws together Spanish analysis of Proust’s conception of time, memory, setting, and character development, among other things. Spanish authors actually borrowed many ideas from this now canonical... more...

  • Men and Mothersby Hendrika C. Freud; Marjolijn de Jager

    Karnac Books 2013; US$ 25.99

    Not all men vie with their fathers for the love of their mothers. In some families the mother becomes the central figure for her son - the father is excluded (or excludes himself) and does not come between mother and son. The main thesis of this book - using clinical vignettes and quotes from the work of Marcel Proust to illustrate the author's points... more...