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  • Vom Spätbarock bis zur Gegenwartby

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 210.00

    Because of its particular bracketing of image and text, visual poetry has been accompanied by the formulation of theories from its very beginnings. Reflections on visuality can be found back in antique scholia, commentaries of medieval authors and baroque poetics, while in modern times documents can be found for example in the manifestos of the avant-garde... more...

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    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 377.00

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  • Faszikel 1: Text und Übersetzung. Faszikel 2: Kommentarby

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 123.00

    Im Zentrum des Kommentars zum 9. Gesang steht die Interpretation der Gesandtschaft, die das griechische Invasionsheer zu Achilleus schickt, um ihn mit seiner Elitetruppe der Myrmidonen vom Kampfboykott abzubringen, und die Frage, warum der Erzähler alle Redestrategien der drei Gesandten Odysseus, Phoinix und Aias scheitern lässt. more...

  • Einleitung, Edition, Übersetzungby

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 210.00

    The letters of Nikephoros Chumnos (ca.1260?1327) have not been duly recognized as sources documenting the social relations of the Byzantine elite and as literary works in their own right. This two-volume edition fills this void. It contributes substantially to our understanding of Byzantine literature and society during the early Palaiologan period... more...

  • Rewriting History.by

    Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 93.60

    Peter Carey is one of the most richly awarded and critically acclaimed novelists of the present day. Most of his fictions relate to questions of Australian history and identity. Rewriting History argues that taken together Carey?s novels make up a fictional biography of Australia. The reading proposed here considers both key events in the life of the... more...

  • Adolf Gottsteinby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 49.95

    Die Erlebnisse und Erkenntnisse , die uns der Arzt und Gesundheitswissenschaftler Adolf Gottstein (1857 - 1941) in seiner Autobiographie von 1940 bietet, sind von bleibendem Wert. Im Vordergrund stehen die Entwicklungen der Medizin und des deutschen Gesundheitswesens in der turbulenten Epoche von den 1870ern bis in die 1930er Jahre. Hintergründig... more...

  • A Companion to Herman Melvilleby

    Wiley 2015; US$ 231.95

    This unique introduction explores Herman Melville as he described himself in Billy Budd-"a writer whom few know." Moving beyond the recurring depiction of Melville as the famous author of Moby-Dick , this book traces his development as a writer while providing the basic tools for successful critical reading of his novels. Offers a brief... more...

  • Petrarch and the Textual Origins of Interpretationby

    BRILL 2007; US$ 144.00

    This volume addresses a far-reaching aspects of Petrarch research and interpretation: the essential interplay between Petrarch?s texts and their material preparation and reception. To read and interpret Petrarch we must come to grips with the fundamentals of Petrarchan philology. more...

  • Adopting and Remembering Soviet Reality.by

    Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 65.00

    For millions of people, the Soviet experience meant not only living through the torment of Stalinism and the GULAG, the unbelievable destiny of men and women during the 1917 Revolution, civil war, and the Second World War, or those breathtaking, gigantic Socialist construction projects. Many citizens of the former Soviet Union lived ?ordinary lives... more...

  • Moses Mendelssohn's Metaphysics and Aestheticsby

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 219.00

    Culled from a set of expert dialogues delivered by specialists at a conference in 2009, this volume addresses various topics in Mendelssohn?s mathematics and philosophy, including analysis of his discussions with Spinoza, Wolff Baumgarten, Lambert, and Kant. more...