A Companion to German Literature: From 1500 to the Present / Edition 1

A Companion to German Literature: From 1500 to the Present / Edition 1

by Eda Sagarra, Peter Skrine
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0631215956

ISBN-13: 9780631215950

Pub. Date: 07/16/1999

Publisher: Wiley

Presents, in an immensely readable yet profoundly scholarly account, the history of German literature from the Reformation and Renaissance to the late twentieth century, in the wider context of Germanic culture, over the whole German-speaking area of Europe.

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Presents, in an immensely readable yet profoundly scholarly account, the history of German literature from the Reformation and Renaissance to the late twentieth century, in the wider context of Germanic culture, over the whole German-speaking area of Europe.

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ISBN-13:
9780631215950
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/16/1999
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
396
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

List of Maps.

Note to the Reader.

1. The Sixteenth Century.

2. The Seventeenth Century.

3. The Augustan Age of German Literature.

4. The Classical Age of German Literature.

5. The Romantic Era.

6. From Biedermeier to Realism.

7. The Literature of the Metropolis.

8. Classical Modernism.

9. Literature after 1945.

Postscript.

Biographical Index.

General Index.

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