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Editing the Nation's Memory: Textual Scholarship and Nation-Building in Nineteenth-Century Europe

Editing the Nation's Memory: Textual Scholarship and Nation-Building in Nineteenth-Century Europe

by Brill, Joep Leerssen


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ISBN-13: 9789042024847
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 01/01/2008
Series: European Studies Series , #26
Pages: 317
Product dimensions: 0.63(w) x 0.91(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Authors in this volume
Joep LEERSSEN: Introduction: Philology and the European Construction of National Literatures
Texts Between Past and Present: European Readerships, National Rootedness
Dirk VAN HULLE: A Darwinian Change in European Editorial Thinking
Geert LERNOUT: The Angel of Philology
Case Studies I: Emerging Canons Around the European Rim
Darko DOLINAR: Slovene Text Editions, Slavic Philology and Nation-Building
Paulius V. SUBAČIUS: Inscribing Orality: The First Folklore Editions in the Baltic States
Paula HENRIKSON: Scania Province Law and Nation-Building in Scandinavia
Mary-Ann CONSTANTINE: Welsh Literary History and the Making of ‘The Myvyrian Archaiology of Wales’
Bernadette CUNNINGHAM: John O’Donovan’s Edition of the Annals of the Four Masters: An Irish Classic?
João DIONÍSIO: After the Lisbon Earthquake: Reassembling History
Magí SUNYER: Medieval Heritage in the Beginnings of Modern Catalan Literature, 1780-1841
Philippe MARTEL: The Troubadours and the French State
Case Studies II: European Cross-Currents: England, Germany and the Low Countries
Tom SHIPPEY: The Case of Beowulf
Thomas BEIN: Walther von der Vogelweide and Early-Nineteenth-Century Learning
Herman BRINKMAN: Hoffmann von Fallersleben and Medieval Dutch Folksong
Jan PAUWELS: Private to Public: Book Collecting and Philology in Early-Independent Belgium (1830-1880)
Marita MATHIJSEN: Stages in the Development of Dutch Literary Historicism
Joep LEERSSEN: The Nation’s Canon and the Book Trade

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