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.
Sidney M. Johnson is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Germanic Studies at Indiana University. Marion E. Gibbs is Reader in German at the University of London.
'This is a handy reference work, written in a clear and highly readable style and based on a thorough familiarity with the material.' - The Medieval Review