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Essays in German and Dutch Literature

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Edited by W.D. Robson-Scott. Published 1973. ISBN: 9780854570515.



Detailed Description

This volume consists of a selection of papers given between November 1969 and May 1972. It is a belated sequel to Essays in German Literature edited by Frederick Norman ('Publications of the Institute of Germanic Studies', volume 7) but differs from its predecessor in two respects: these papers were all presented at the Institute of Germanic Studies London and the contents of the volume are not confined specifically to German literature.


R.A. WISBEY: ‘Marvels of the East in the Wiener Genesis and in Wolfram’s Parzival’;
ROSEMARY N. COMBRIDGE: ‘Lanzelet and the Queens’;
DEREK E. BOWMAN: ‘The Path of Life. Attitudes to the Bible in some Autobiographies of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries’;
THEODOOR WEEVERS: 'Albert Verwey’s Portrayal of the Growth of the Poetic Imagination’;
CLAUS VICTOR BOCK: ‘Karl Wolfskehl. A Centenary Address’;
H.F. GARTEN: ‘Georg Kaiser Re-Examined’;
SIEGBERT PRAWER: ‘“Bless Thee, Bottom! Bless Thee! Thou Art Translated”. Typographical Parallelism, Word-Play and Literary Allusion in Arno Schmidt’s Zettel’s Traum’.