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Middle High German, ca. 1050-1450/1500

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  • Würde im Widerspruchby Saskia Schreuder

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 133.00

    Jewish literature blossomed in Germany during the years 1933 to 1938. It was tolerated by the National Socialists and served German Jews as a means of self-ascertion and frequently also provided guidelines. With reference to narrative literature, the study provides both a general outline and an analysis of individual works, thus delineating more clearly... more...

  • Lanzeletby Ulrich von Zatzikhoven; Florian Kragl

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 629.00

    Lanzelet is an enigmatic piece of Arthurian literature. Composed soon after 1194, it is the second German Arthurian romance. It was based on a French model, now lost, which could have been part of an "old" hardly accessible Arthurian tradition, so that Lanzelet is a key text in the early history of Arthurian romance. In addition, however, its fascinating... more...

  • Wigaloisby Wirnt von Grafenberg; Sabine Seelbach; Ulrich Seelbach

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 840.00

    Wirnt von Grafenberg's Arthurian romance Wigalois (c. 1210?20) tells the story of Sir Gawain?s son, Wigalois, who comes to Arthur?s castle in quest of his father. After prevailing in multiple trials, he assumes dominion over the Kingdom of Korntin. The revised student edition includes the Middle High German text in the Kapteyn edition (1926), a New... more...

  • Heinrich Steinhöwels ?Apollonius?by Tina Terrahe

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00

    Apollonius of Tyre was one of the most popular stories of the German Middle Ages. In a critical Latin and German parallel edition, this volume presents the previously unedited version of "Apollonius" produced by the early humanist Heinrich Steinhöwel, along with information about the transmission and genesis of the text. The research section situates... more...

  • Die Sangspruchdichtung Rumelants von Sachsenby Peter Kern

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 280.00

    Rumelant of Saxony is among the most interesting Germany lyrical poets of the second half of the 13th century. His Sangspruchdichtung is distinguished by its great artistic craft and thematic diversity. This edition presents Rumelant's lyrics (and the traditional melodies) in close concordance with the Jena song manuscripts, along with a modern German... more...

  • "Vati blieb im Krieg"by Lu Seegers

    Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 42.63

    Hauptbeschreibung Nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg hatte allein in Deutschland ein Viertel aller Kinder den Vater verloren, weil er nachweislich an der Front gefallen war oder als vermisst galt. Doch erst seit wenigen Jahren wird das Thema in einer breiteren Öffentlichkeit im Kontext der Debatte um die "Generation der Kriegskinder" diskutiert. Dabei sind... more...

  • Weibliche Wende-Biografienby Loreen Lesske

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 25.36

    Ein Vierteljahrhundert nach dem Fall der Mauer sind viele Ostdeutsche noch immer nicht im neuen Deutschland angekommen. Insbesondere Frauen, die die Wende im jungen Erwachsenenalter miterlebt haben, fällt die Selbstverortung im Gesellschaftssystem der Bundesrepublik bis heute oft schwer. Durch ihre DDR-Sozialisation haben viele Schwierigkeiten, ihr... more...

  • Neuere deutsche Literaturgeschichteby Benedikt Jeßing

    Narr Francke Attempto 2014; US$ 21.13

    Jeßings bewährter Einführungsband bietet neben der "Erzählung" der Geschichte der deutschen Literatur von der Reformation bis zur Gegenwart eine Reflexion von Literaturgeschichtsschreibung. Den Hauptteil bildet ein genauer und reichhaltig illustrierter Durchgang durch die deutsche Literaturgeschichte seit Luther, der zentrale Texte der deutschen Literaturgeschichte... more...

  • Lanzeletby Ulrich von Zatzikhoven; Florian Kragl

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 545.00

    This edition of Ulrich von Zatzikhofen?s Lanzelet fulfils a long-felt need in German Medieval Studies.In addition to the Middle High German text, it provides a modern German translation and exact transcriptions of the manuscript. The edition is completed with a research report, a textual commentary, a complete research bibliography, and various indexes. more...

  • Empathie, Mitleid, Sympathieby Verena Barthel

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 196.00

    Wolfram von Eschenbach's Willehalm is one of the most-discussed German poetic texts from the High Middle Ages. To date, researchers have been unable to agree how to read this text - as a plea for the ideology of the Crusades, for tolerance or even for humanity. The present study seeks new answers to these important questions by evaluating the text... more...