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  1. Sonnets to Orpheus

    with Letters to a Young Poet

    By Rainer Maria Rilke

    Series: Fyfield Books

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 11th 2002 by Routledge

  2. The Nibelungen Tradition

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Winder McConnell, Werner Wunderlich, Frank Gentry, Ulrich Mueller

    Within the English-speaking world, no work of the German High Middle Ages is better known than the Nibelungenlied, which has stirred the imagination of artists and readers far beyond its land of origin. Its international influence extends from literature to music, art, film, politics and propaganda...

    Published December 20th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Encyclopedia of Contemporary German Culture

    Edited by John Sandford

    With more than 1,100 entries written by an international group of over 150 contributors, the Encyclopedia of Contemporary German Culture brings together myriad strands of social, political and cultural life in the post-1945 German-speaking world. With a unique structure and format, an inclusive...

    Published September 5th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Till Eulenspiegel

    His Adventures, 4th Edition

    By Anonymous

    A classic fable of German literature, Till Eulenspiegel is a cheerfully scatological collection of 95 loosely related vignettes depicting the life and times of a famous roving jester....

    Published August 7th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Medieval German Literature

    A Companion

    By Marion Gibbs, Sidney M. Johnson

    Medieval German Literature provides a comprehensive survey of this Germanic body of work from the eighth century through the early fifteenth century. The authors treat the large body of late-medieval lyric poetry in detail for the first time....

    Published September 14th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Language of Silence

    West German Literature and the Holocaust

    By Ernestine Schlant

    Focusing on individual authors from Heinrich Boll to Gunther Grass, Hermann Lenz to Peter Schneider, The Language of Silence offers an analysis of West German literature as it tries to come to terms with the Holocaust and its impact on postwar West German society. Exploring postwar literature as...

    Published February 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  7. Hildegard of Bingen

    A Visionary Life, 2nd Edition

    By Sabina Flanagan

    Drawing on contemporary sources, the text unfolds Hildegard's life from the time of her entrance into an anchoress's cell--where a woman would remain in pious isolation--to her death as a famed visionary and writer, abbess and confidante of popes and kings, more than seventy years later. Against...

    Published April 8th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Learning and Persuasion in the German Middle Ages

    The Call to Judgment

    By Ernst Ralf Hintz

    Series: Garland Studies in Medieval Literature

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 31st 1997 by Routledge

  9. A Companion to Twentieth-Century German Literature

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Raymond Furness, Malcolm Humble

    Containing entries on over four hundred authors of fiction, poetry and drama from Germany, Austria and Switzerland, this invaluable work of reference presents material of a range and depth that no other book on the subject in English attains. For the second edition, the entries have been updated to...

    Published February 26th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Heroic Legends of the North

    An Introduction to the Nibelung and Dietrich Cycles

    By Edward R. Haymes, Susann T. Samples

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 31st 1996 by Routledge