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  • Einführung in die deutsche Komödieby Georg-Michael Schulz; Gunter E. Grimm; Klaus-Michael Bogdal

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 171.66

    Die Komödie hat lange Zeit im Schatten der höher angesehenen Tragödie gestanden und erst seit den 60er-Jahren des letzten Jahrhunderts ein gesteigertes literaturwissenschaftliches Interesse erfahren. Niedergeschlagen hat sich dies in einer Fülle von Einzelinterpretationen und Sammelbänden, aber auch in einer vermehrten Beschäftigung mit der Komödientheorie... more...

  • Watching The Worldby Jeff Jenkins

    Andrews UK 2013; US$ 6.99

    The day came when I could stand it no longer! Whenever I arrived anywhere (usually with a burst of “You’re not gonna believe this . . . .”) the people around me knew that they would be in for yet another tale of woe about something that had just happened to me during my journey. Some would say, “I don't know why you don't... more...

  • The Historical Roots of Medieval Literature Battle and Balladby Milo Kearney; Ken Hogan

    The Edwin Mellen Press 1992; US$ 179.95

    The powerful works contained in this study form an epic all their own - a literary triumph whose roots lie in the anxieties and aspirations of the societies which gave them birth. Included for study: Celtic fairy tales and nursery rhymes; Irish bardic literature; the Britano-Welsh material (the Mabinogion); the Germanic epic; Latin Christian verse;... more...

  • The Northrop Frye Quote Bookby John Robert Colombo; Jean O'Grady; Northrop Frye

    Dundurn 2014; US$ 34.99

    Here is a specialized dictionary of quotations based on the thoughts and writings of a single person. It is evidence that there is a Canadian writer of whom it may be said that we as his readers can grow up inside his work "without ever being aware of a circumference." more...

  • Dreamland Japanby Frederik L. Schodt

    Stone Bridge Press 2013; US$ 19.99

    A classic work praised for its scope and intelligence, now in a gift edition for fans, with a new Foreword more...

  • Arthurian Literature and Christianityby Peter Meister

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Intended as "the other bookend" to Jessie Weston's work some eighty years earlier, this essay collection provides a careful overview of recent scholarship on possible overlap between Arthurian literature and Christianity. From Ritual to romance and Notes, taken together, bracket contemporary inquiry into the relationship (if any) between Jesus and... more...

  • Enter the Superheroesby Alex S. Romagnoli; Gian S. Pagnucci

    Scarecrow Press 2013; US$ 69.99

    Ever since the first appearances of Superman and Batman in comic books of the late 1930s, superheroes have been a staple of the popular culture landscape. Though initially created for younger audiences, superhero characters have evolved over the years, becoming complex figures that appeal to more sophisticated readers. In Enter the Superheroes:... more...

  • Fifteenth-Century Studies 38by Barbara I. Gusick

    Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 90.00

    Annual collection of essays on diverse aspects of the fifteenth century, this year emphasizing topics in medieval literature. more...

  • Studying Comics and Graphic Novelsby Karin Kukkonen

    Wiley 2013; US$ 32.95

    This introduction to studying comics and graphic novels is a structured guide to a popular topic. It deploys new cognitive methods of textual analysis and features activities and exercises throughout. Deploys novel cognitive approaches to analyze the importance of psychological and physical aspects of reader experience Carefully structured to... more...

  • Der Teufelstrittby Fritz Fenzl

    Stiebner Verlag 2013; US$ 12.40

    München - ein Ort, wo sich Raubritter, Isar-Nixen und Seher versammelten? Fritz Fenzl entführt den Leser in dieser mehrfach ergänzten Sammlung ausgewählter Sagen ins mittelalterliche München. Fesselnde Spukgeschichten und märchenhafte Legenden umranken Bauwerke und historische Orte der heutigen Metropole, und zahlreiche Zeugnisse dieser mystischen... more...