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  • 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$ 58.41

    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...

  • Boccaccio und die deutsche Novellistikby Ursula Kocher

    Editions Rodopi 2005; US$ 168.00

    Im allgemeinen gilt Goethe für den deutschen Sprachraum nach wie vor als der Begründer einer deutschen Novellistik, obwohl vermehrt darauf hingewiesen wird, daß es bereits vor ihm Erzähltexte gab, die als Novellen eingestuft werden können. Was theoretisch nicht reflektiert oder zumindest nicht als Phänomen erkannt wurde,... more...

  • Vormärz im Rheinlandby Bernhard Walcher

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 106.65

    This study analyzes and interprets exemplary poems and prose texts from the extensive work of the pre-revolutionary (Vormärz) author Gottfried Kinkel (1815-1882) from a historical and functional perspective. In addition, the work provides a (works) biographical outline of Kinkel's eventful life. Based on the texts, Kinkel's development... more...

  • E.T.A. Hoffmannby Detlef Kremer

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 224.59

    E.T.A. Hoffmann (1776-1822) war ein universal begabter Künstler, Musiker, Jurist und Autor, dessen phantastische Erzählungen und romantische Kunstmärchen von maßgeblichem Einfluss auf die Weltliteratur waren. Den aktuellen Forschungsstand abbildend, informiert das Handbuch über seine vielfältigen Wirkungsbereiche, die... more...

  • Jahrbuch der Raabe-Gesellschaft 2010by Ulf-Michael Schneider; Dirk Gattsche

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2010; US$ 70.00

    Das 1960 gegründete Jahrbuch der Raabe-Gesellschaft erscheint seit dem 30. Jahrgang (1989) im Max Niemeyer Verlag Tübingen. Es bildet nicht nur ein Forum der fachwissenschaftlichen Auseinandersetzung mit dem ungewöhnlich umfangreichen Erzählwerk Wilhelm Raabes (1831-1910), sondern hat sich über die Jahre hinweg auch zu einem... more...

  • Theodor Fontane Chronikby Roland Berbig

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 852.52

    Die Chronik von Leben und Werk des Schriftstellers Theodor Fontane schließt nach der 2006 erschienenen Bibliographie die zweite seit langem beklagte Lücke in der Fontane-Forschung. Erstmals werden alle zugänglichen Quellen zur Lebens- und Werkgeschichte Fontanes systematisch erschlossen und die daraus gewonnenen Informationen nach Einzelrubriken... more...

  • Das Weimarer Hoftheater unter Goethes Leitungby Birgit Himmelseher

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 123.50

    Goethe was director of the Weimar Court Theatre from 1791 to 1817. During these years, which were characterized by political upheavals, he was not only a famous and influential poet but at the same time a close confidant of the Grand Duke Carl August and minister in his government. As theatre director he took advantage of both of his social... more...

  • USAby John M. Spalek; Konrad Feilchenfeldt; Sandra H. Hawrylchak

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 202.12

    This collection of essays is at the same time a reference work of previously unknown names and topics of German-language exile literature since 1933. The U.S. is one of the most important asylum countries for exiles from Germany, but also for exiles from other European countries where they were expelled by the Nazis. The book focuses on... more...

  • The Robbersby Friedrich Schiller

    The Floating Press 2011; US$ 3.99

    Fans of classic European melodrama will love The Robbers. Originally staged in the late eighteenth century, this play -- which follows the feud between brothers in an aristocratic German family -- was a blockbuster success that propelled Friedrich Schiller to the height of literary fame. The Robbers was later adapted into an equally renowned opera... more...