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Middle High German, ca. 1050-1450/1500

  • "Vati blieb im Krieg"by Lu Seegers

    Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 46.67

    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...

  • Alpharts Tod. Dietrich und Wenezlanby Elisabeth Lienert; Viola Meyer

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 98.00

    This is the third of the new Bremen editions of heroic epics related to Dietrich von Bern. The texts of ?Alpharts Tod? (late 13th century) and ?Dietrich und Wenezlan? (13th century) are given in a form that reflects the course of their transmission. Modern punctuation has been added. ?Alpharts Tod? centres on the killing of Dietrich's follower Alphart... more...

  • Arbeit an der Literaturby Ulrich Hoffmann

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 140.00

    Die mittelalterlichen Artusromane basieren auf einer bereits Jahrhunderte währenden Überlieferung von Geschichten um König Artus, die von mythischen Vorstellungen geprägt noch in der Literatur des 12. Jahrhunderts ein weltmodellierendes Erzählen entfalten konnten. In textnahen Lektüren wird diesem Verhältnis von Mythischem und Erzählen in den Artusromanen... more...

  • Babylon und Jerusalemby Wolfgang Achnitz

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 133.00

    The study analyzes strategies serving the constitution of meaning in »Reinfried and Apollonius«, proceeding from there to propose a new definition of what it is that significantly distinguishes romances on courtly love (Minne) and adventure from other verse romances. As specific expressions of aristocratic identity and existence, courtly love and knightly... more...

  • Beauty or Beast?by Helen Watanabe-O'Kelly

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 84.99

    A regiment of women warriors strides across the battlefield of German culture - on the stage, in the opera house, on the page, and in paintings and prints. These warriors are re-imaginings by men of figures such as the Amazons, the Valkyries, and the biblical killer Judith. They are transgressive and therefore frightening figures who leave their proper... more...

  • Behauptete Subjektivitätby Markus Malo

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 119.00

    The study is concerned with research into 20th century Jewish autobiography written in German. After an overview illuminating the tradition of autobiographical writing in the 19th and 20th centuries, the study develops the specific conditions of Jewish autobiography, which has been in existence since the end of the 18th century. The main section of... more...

  • Bodies of Painby Scott E. Pincikowski

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Chronicle of Prussia by Nicolaus von Jeroschinby Mary Fischer

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2010; US$ 134.95

    This is the first English translation of the 'Chronicle of Prussia', which was written by Nicolaus von Jeroschin, in middle German verse, during the period from 1330 to 1341. It is a history of the Teutonic Knights, encompassing the period between the foundation of the order, in 1190, and 1331. It is also an engaging and lively account of warfare... more...

  • Das Familiengedächtnisby Miriam Gebhardt

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 50.92

    Um die Jahrhundertwende betrieben die deutschen Juden einen regelrechten Erinnerungskult. Sie schrieben Autobiographien und Familiengeschichten, legten Stammbäume an und schmückten ihre Wohnzimmer mit Bildern ihrer Vorfahren. Dabei ging es nicht nur um eine sentimentale "Suche nach der verlorenen Zeit". Hintergrund dieses Trends war auch... more...

  • Das poetische Werkby Oswald von Wolkenstein; Wernfried Hofmeister

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 350.00

    This new complete translation of the over 130 songs and poems of Oswald von Wolkenstein (ca. 1377?1445) stays close to the original text and is philologically oriented. It replaces the previous publication in 1989 by the same editor which has been out of print for many years. All of the many bibliographical references have been updated for the new... more...