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Medieval

  • Das wissensvermittelnde Schrifttumby

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 377.00

    Volume 6 contains a rather extensive and very heterogeneous group of medieval texts: German pragmatic literature from the beginnings to ca. 1500, except for texts already included in volumes 1?3. For the first time, the texts in the different topic areas (medicine, law, texts of the artes liberales and artes mechanicae, etc.) are presented chronologically. more...

  • Einleitung, Edition, Übersetzungby

    De Gruyter 2015; 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...

  • Murner, Thomas (Forts.) ? Rhagius, Johannesby

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 119.00

    Murner, Thomas ? Rhagius, Johannes more...

  • Epik (Vers - Strophe - Prosa), und Kleinformenby

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 377.00

    The long narrative forms ? romances mainly in rhyming couplets or prose and heroic epics in stanzas ? take up relatively little space in the fifth volume, which is why the articles on the predominantly secular short forms ? tale, fable, Bispel ("comparison"), farce, etc ? have been included. more...

  • A - Kby

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 503.00

    Since this Dictionary of Authors ?Deutscher Humanismus 1480-1520? is part of the Verfasserdatenbank (Database of Authors), single issues are not available as e-books. more...

  • Das geistliche Schrifttum von den Anfängen bis zum Beginn des 14. Jahrhundertsby

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 391.00

    Volume 1 contains an introductory essay by Regina D. Schiewer and covers German-language religious literature and its development from its beginnings to the end of the 13th century, in particular the topics Bible, Apocrypha, hagiography, liturgy and piety, catechesis, pastoral care, sermon, edification, theology/philosophy, monastic life, mysticism,... more...

  • Das geistliche Schrifttum des Spätmittelaltersby

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 391.00

    Volume 2 is introduced by an essay by Werner Williams and Regina D. Schiewer and covers German-language religious literature of the Late Middle Ages and the Early Modern Era up to 1500, with special emphasis on the topics Bible, Apocrypha, hagiography, liturgy and piety, catechesis, pastoral care, sermon, edification, theology/philosophy, monastic... more...

  • Reiseberichte und Geschichtsdichtungby

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 377.00

    Volume 3 contains works on historical consciousness (e.g. chronicles, biographical writings and historical songs) and spatial experience (e.g. narratives of pilgrims, fictional descriptions of journeys and accounts of real expeditions). more...

  • Rhagius, Johannes (Forts.) - Stamler, Johannesby

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 112.00

    Deutscher Humanismus 1480-1520 : Verfasserlexikon more...

  • Lyrik (Minnesang - Sangspruch - Meistergesang) und Dramatikby

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 377.00

    Volume 4 contains articles on all secular lyric forms of medieval literature, from the beginnings in 12th century up to the late forms of Meistergesang. References illuminate the lyric forms in the religious writings in volumes 1 and 2. The emerging dramatic forms of medieval literature are also covered, including numerous references to the religious... more...