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  • Classical Chinese Poetryby

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 25.99

    With this groundbreaking collection, translated and edited by the renowned poet and translator David Hinton, a new generation will be introduced to the work that riveted Ezra Pound and transformed modern poetry. The Chinese poetic tradition is the largest and longest continuous tradition in world literature, and this rich and far-reaching anthology... more...

  • Rilke's Book of Hoursby

    Penguin Group US 2005; US$ 15.00

    While visiting Russia in his twenties, Rainer Maria Rilke, one of the twentieth century's greatest poets, was moved by a spirituality he encountered there. Inspired, Rilke returned to Germany and put down on paper what he felt were spontaneously received prayers. Rilke's Book of Hours is the invigorating vision of spiritual practice for the secular... more...

  • 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$ 13.79

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Sturm und Drangby

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 182.00

    The verse of the young Goethe has generally been taken as paradigmatic for the poetry of the Sturm und Drang period. This has led to almost total neglect of the remarkable poetry by Lavater and Herder, Lenz and Stolberg, Karschin and Voss, Schubart's religious verse, and the poetical works of the young Schiller. The present volumes cast a new light... more...