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  • Chronicle of the Pulitzer Prizes for Poetryby

    De Gruyter Saur 2009; US$ 182.00

    Joseph Pulitzer had not originally intended to award a prize for poetry. An initiative by the Poetry Society of America provided the initial impetus to establish the prize, first awarded in 1922. The supplement volume chronicles the whole history of how the awards for this category developed, giving an account based mainly on confidential jury protocols... more...

  • "In roten Schuhen tanzt die Sonne sich zu Tod": Lyrik expressionistischer Dichterinnenby

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 12.23

    Hauptbeschreibung Der literarischen Qualität expressionistischer Lyrikerinnen wurde und wird trotz der prinzipiell umfassend erforschten Bewegung des Expressionismus kaum Beachtung geschenkt. Eine professionelle Etablierung war vielen Autorinnen in einer von männlichen Sichtweisen dominierten Zeit kaum möglich, so dass sie oftmals aus Mangel an Veröffentlichungen... more...

  • Dichtungen der Schuljahre 1710?1715by

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 321.00

    Until now, there has been no complete critical textual edition of the works of Günther, after Carl Enders was unable to realize his publishing plans and since Wilhelm Krämer?s edition remained incomplete. The new edition takes all of the works of the great Silesian poet into consideration, including their preliminary stages and fragments. The commentary... more...

  • Kale ya Washairi wa Pemba: Kamange na Sarahaniby

    Mkuki na Nyota Publishers 2011; US$ 19.95

    The title of this collection of poetry, Kale ya Washairi wa Pemba: Kamange na Sarahani is translated as, ?The Past of Pemba Poets: Kamange and Sarahani?. Pemba, for those who may need reminding is the smaller of the two islands known as Zanzibar, the other being Unguja. The poets whose works make up the collection lived between the last half of the... more...

  • The Age of Milton: An Encyclopedia of Major 17th-Century British and American Authorsby

    ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 122.00

    The 17th century was a time of significant cultural and political change. The era saw the rise of exploration and travel, the growth of the scientific method, and the spread of challenges to conventional religion. Many of these developments occurred in England and North America, and literature of the period reflects the intellectual and emotional... more...

  • Epochen- und Gattungsprobleme. Reformationszeitby

    De Gruyter 1987; US$ 133.00

    Die politisch-sozialen und vor allem die kulturellen Grundlagen der Moderne können sich in der frühen Neuzeit im 'Heimatland' der Reformation nur in mühsamer Auseinandersetzung mit den orthodoxen kirchlich-konfessionellen Herrschaftsansprüchen herausbilden. Von Anfang an spiegelt die Lyrik diesen Prozess und treibt ihn als wichtiges Organ öffentlicher... more...

  • Empfindsamkeitby

    De Gruyter 1991; US$ 182.00

    The discussion on the emergence of Empfindsamkeit has tended largely to ignore the lyric poetry of the period, although it may be said to be the first genre to take up and reflect this particular materialization of the Enlightenment. It displays close connections to the religious avant-garde of the period, with Pietist poetry being the first category... more...

  • Comparative Slavic Studies. The Cyrillo-Methodian Traditionby

    De Gruyter Mouton 1985; US$ 196.00

    pt. 1. Comparative Slavic studies--the Cyrillo-Methodian tradition--pt. 2. Medieval slavic studies. more...

  • Barock-Humanismus: Liebeslyrikby

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 182.00

    These volumes provide a comprehensive culture-historical survey of all the important German-speaking humanist poets of the 17th century. Each author is given a chapter to himself, comprising references to research, reception, and biography, as well as an overview of sacred and profane poetry, complete with analyses of representative works. Volume IV/1... more...