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Tradition in the German Sonnet

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Wide-ranging discussion of aspects of sonnet history combines in this study with analysis of single poems, by poets from Hoffmannswaldau to Weinheber, to illuminate ways in which the German sonnet has functioned as a vehicle for a conscious aesthetic traditionalism serving a variety of poetic intentions. Particular stress is laid on the important part played by translation in the transmission of the traditional form, the final chapter being devoted to a survey of German versions of Shakespeare's Sonnets.

Condition is very good with only minor signs of shelfwear and corner bumps. Interior is crisp and clean with a tight binding, the inside cover has the previous owners name in ink.

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Author(s):
Lang Bern. Verlag Peter
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9 x 6 inches
Edition:
1981
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
3261048085
Number of pages:
98
Publisher:
Peter Lang
Title:
Tradition in the German Sonnet

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Wide-ranging discussion of aspects of sonnet history combines in this study with analysis of single poems, by poets from Hoffmannswaldau to Weinheber, to illuminate ways in which the German sonnet has functioned as a vehicle for a conscious aesthetic traditionalism serving a variety of poetic intentions. Particular stress is laid on the important part played by translation in the transmission of the traditional form, the final chapter being devoted to a survey of German versions of Shakespeare's Sonnets.

Condition is very good with only minor signs of shelfwear and corner bumps. Interior is crisp and clean with a tight binding, the inside cover has the previous owners name in ink.

Author(s):
Lang Bern. Verlag Peter
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9 x 6 inches
Edition:
1981
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
3261048085
Number of pages:
98
Publisher:
Peter Lang
Title:
Tradition in the German Sonnet

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