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  • Georg Büchner

    1st Edition

    By A. H. J. Knight

    Originally published in 1951 this full length study gives an account of Büchner’s life and personality, together with an account of his three plays, his unfinished short story, his scientific publications and his translations of Hugo.…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • Eduard Mörike

    The Man and the Poet, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Mare

    Originally published in 1957, this was the first biography and full account of Eduard Mörike’s works to appear in English. One of the greatest German lyric poets, Mörike is, according to some critics equal to Goethe as a lyricist. This book was the first attempt to analyse Mörike’s highly…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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    Routledge Library Editions: German Literature

  • Writers and Politics in West Germany

    1st Edition

    By K. Stuart Parkes

    Originally published in 1986, this book is an interpretative survey of the development of political writing in the former Federal Republic of Germany. It illustrates how intertwined writing is with politics, whether by the political commitment of writers like Grass or the analysis of Böll, by the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • German Lyric Poetry

    A Critical Analysis of Selected Poems from Klopstock to Rilke, 1st Edition

    By S. S. Prawer

    Originally published in 1952, this book provides a detailed critical analysis of 40 German lyrics. All the poems analysed are reprinted in full, so that criticism may be checked by reference to the original text. The book therefore provides a unique introduction to German poetry from the Age of…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • Goethe and the Philosopher’s Stone

    Symbolical Patterns in 'The Parable' and the Second Part of 'Faust', 1st Edition

    By Alice Pearl Raphael

    Originally published in 1965, this study examines the concealed meanings in the second part of Faust, often considered obscure. It is of value not only to students of literature but also comparative religions, as it deals with Goethe’s knowledge of ancient myths, mysteries and Hellenistic religions…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • From Baroque to Storm and Stress 1720-1775

    1st Edition

    By Friedhelm Radandt

    Originally published in 1977, this volume traces the development of literary forms and themes and of movements and schools, during the overtly philosophical age. It begins with the prominent poets of the 1720s and 1730s: Brockes, Hagedorn and Haller. It charts the many attempts at formulating…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • The Classical Centre

    Goethe and Weimar, 1775-1832, 1st Edition

    By T. J. Reed

    Originally published in 1980, this book examines the nature and significance of Classicism as a literary phenomenon and relates the beginnings of the German variety to the search for a national identity in the circumstances of a politically fragmented eighteenth century Germany. It surveys the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • German Literature under National Socialism

    1st Edition

    By J. M. Ritchie

    Originally published in 1983, this study starts with an exploration of proto-Nazi literature in the early 20th Century and pursues later developments up to the arrival of fully-fledged National Socialism. Not only literature within Germany is covered; after 1933 republican writers forced into exile…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • German and Song 1740 - 1900

    1st Edition

    By John Smeed

    Originally published in 1987, this volume charts the development of German song across a century and a half, relating it both to poetry and to the cultural scene in Germany. By emphasising genre rather than individual composers and while paying heed to acknowledged masterpieces – by quoting…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • The Romantic Tradition in Germany

    An Anthology with Critical Essays and Commentaries, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Taylor

    Originally published in 1970, this book surveys the central philosophical and aesthetic doctrines which characterize German Romanticism. A selection of literary, philosophical and political essays by some of the most important German Romantic thinkers illustrates the principal themes: these range…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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  • Routledge Library Editions: German Literature

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Originally published between 1938 and 1996, the volumes in this set provide a survey of German poetry, prose and fiction from the Middle Ages to the late 20th Century. In many cases no prior knowledge of German is necessary, as translations into English are provided. Many of the books focus…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
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    Routledge Library Editions: German Literature

  • Routledge Revivals: Buddhist Stories (1913)

    1st Edition

    By Paul Dahlke

    First published in 1913, this book presents a translation of five stories written by the the author. Each of the five stories illustrates and elucidates central concepts in Buddhist philosophy while eschewing any technical terminology. As such, this book is ideal for those seeking an…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20
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