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  • Leiden lesenby Katharina Mertens Fleury

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 224.00

    This study is an analysis of the facets of compassion in Wolfram's Parzival, which was written at the beginning of the thirteenth century. In order to grasp the actual meaning of compassio during this time, the analysis of the epic poem is preceded by additional examples from the High Middle Ages. These examples consist of excerpts taken... more...

  • Schwindelby Eberhard Biesinger; Heinrich Iro

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 59.99

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  • Simon Dach (1605?1659)by Axel E. Walter

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 280.00

    The papers in this volume deal with central aspects of Simon Dach?s complete poetic works. One focus is on intensive textual interpretations, which take up topical research issues and apply their methodology to selected texts by Dach. In the process, particular attention is paid to Dach?s Modern Latin poetry, which has hitherto been neglected... more...

  • Ibrahim (Bassa), Cleopatra (Erst- und Zweitfassung)by Lothar Mundt

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 643.00

    The text volume contains Lohenstein's two earliest tragedies - Ibrahim (Bassa) (1653), his first dramatic work, in which he treats material from 16th century Turkish history, and Cleopatra both in its original version (1661) and its extended version of 1680. Lohenstein's learned notes on both versions of Cleopatra are provided with bibliographical... more...

  • Ibrahim (Bassa), Cleopatra (Erst- und Zweitfassung)by Lothar Mundt

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 335.00

    The text volume contains Lohenstein's two earliest tragedies - Ibrahim (Bassa) (1653), his first dramatic work, in which he treats material from 16th century Turkish history, and Cleopatra both in its original version (1661) and its extended version of 1680. Lohenstein's learned notes on both versions of Cleopatra are provided with bibliographical... more...

  • Gottfried Keller und Theodor Fontaneby Ursula Amrein; Regina Dieterle

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 224.00

    Gottfried Keller and Theodor Fontane are among the most important authors in Realism. A comparative reading of the two narrative writers reveals a multi-facetted interplay of similarities and differences. At the same time, an exemplary insight can be gained into the artistic positions and aesthetic processes of the time after 1848 up to the... more...

  • Der Marnerby Eva Willms

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 321.00

    The edition combines the texts by Der Marner, in his time a highly regarded representative of early Sangspruch poetry, translated and exhaustively commentated, with all documents referring to him and all the texts by 14th to 16th century poets - mostly anonymous - who composed new songs using his melodies and his verses with their own additions.... more...

  • Round Dance and Other Playsby Arthur Schnitzler; J.M.Q. Davies; Ritchie Robertson

    OUP Oxford 2004; US$ 11.99 US$ 10.31

    This is a unique collection of seven of Schnitzler's best known plays in a new English translation. They explore love, sexuality, and death in various guises, against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century Viennese decadence. The introduction explores the plays in relation to Schnitzler's life, to the culture of late twentieth-century Vienna, and to Modernism... more...

  • Jahrbuch der Raabe-Gesellschaft (2007)by Dirk Göttsche; Ulf-Michael Schneider

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 62.00

    Founded in 1960, the Jahrbuch der Raabe-Gesellschaft has been published by Max Niemeyer Verlag, Tübingen, since its 30th year (1989). More than a forum for the academic analysis of Wilhelm Raabe’s (1831–1910) extraordinarily extensive range of works, the yearbook has come to represent a publication focusing on German Realism in general.... more...

  • 2005-2008by Georg Büchner Gesellschaft

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 73.00

    The aim of the Georg Büchner Yearbook, which is published at irregular intervals, is “to serve Büchner research as a forum for stock-taking and innovation, reflection and debate, for documenting sources and imparting information swiftly, to support critical debate and understanding, and in so doing to cover the whole range of research... more...