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  • Spanish Poetry of the Golden Ageby

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1970; Not Available

    A representative selection of the best poetry of Spain's Golden Age.  more...

  • ??????. ????? ??????????? ?????? (Kobzar. Povna iljustrovana zbirka)by ????? (Taras) ???????? (Shevchenko)

    Glagoslav Distribution 2011; US$ 7.73

    ????????? ??????? «???????» ???????? ? ???????????? ?? ????? ?? ???????? ????????? ?????????? ????? ?. ?. ???????? ??? ???????. ?????? ?????? ?????? ?? ??????????? ????????? ? ???????????, ?? ????????? ??????? ??????????, ???????? ? ???????? ????????. ????? ??????????? ??????????? ?????? ?? ?????????? ????????, ??? ??????????????? ????????????????... more...

  • Babylon und Jerusalemby Wolfgang Achnitz

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 119.28

    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... more...

  • Thinking Poetryby Joseph Acquisto

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00

    This volume of essays seeks to establish a dialogue between poetry and philosophy where each could be said to read the other and announces important new paths for a reinvigorated study of lyric poetry in the decades to come. more...

  • Traditions and Continuitiesby Ragnar Ingi Adalsteinsson

    University of Iceland Press 2014; US$ 28.99

    Traditions and Continuities - Alliteration in Old and Modern Icelandic Verse, is a lucid and authorative treatment of Old Icelandic alliterative metre, and of the subtle changes it underwent as the language evolved into later and modern Icelandic. It falls into four sections, beginning with an exhaustive account of the mechanics of alliteration and... more...

  • Violent Passionsby Tracy Adams

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 105.00

    This book re-evaluates the perception of "courtly love" in Old French verse. Adams traces how these verses explore the emotional trials of amour and propose coping methods for the lovelorn. more...

  • Les Heures de la guerreby Adolphe Aderer; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "ALEXANDRIE ? Depuis que Rome avait sur le charme d'Athènes, Jeté ses légions aux rudes capitaines, Que sous l'olivier pâle où Socrate causait, Le chant pur de la Muse attique se taisait, Sur les bords ensablés de la mer Égyptienne, La ville, née autour d'une bougarde ancienne, À qui le conquérant du Temple de Memnon." more...

  • Der von Kürenbergby Gayle Agler-Beck

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1978; US$ 158.00

    Der von Kürenberg was one of the first named poets to write in Middle High German language. This study presents a modified, diplomatic edition of the fifteen strophes text by Der von Kürenberg. It offers a commentary on the original text and discusses the literary and interpretative problems connected with the poet?s work. more...

  • Poemsby Henri Alain-Fournier; Anthony Costello

    Carcanet 2016; US$ 9.99

    Alain-Fournier?s poems, while relatively few, are one of the small pearls washed up in the maelstrom of early twentieth-century France. Best known for his novel Le Grand Meaulnes, a posthumous classic, Alain-Fournier was killed in battle in 1914. His poems suspend a pre-war French idyll of warm evenings and rained-on orchards, silk-banded straw hats,... more...

  • Love That Moves the Sun and Other Starsby Dante Alighieri

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 2.80

    'Happiness beyond all words! A life of peace and love, entire and whole!' A collection of cantos from Paradiso , the most original and experimental part of the Divina Commedia. One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series, to celebrate the first ever Penguin Classic in 1946. Each book gives readers a taste of the Classics'... more...