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The German Novel of Education from 1764 to 1792
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Helmut Germer
Categories: Bildungsromans
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften

This volume is a continuation of Professor Germer's earlier work, The German Novel of Education from 1793 to 1805. Together the two volumes represent the most comprehensive and detailed study of this genre yet undertaken. Germer distinguishes the Novel of Education («belehrender Roman») from the «Bildungsroman», which chronicles the development
Goethe: The Sorrows of Young Werther
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Martin Swales
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-11-26 - Publisher: CUP Archive

The tradition of the German novel, before the emergence of its 'classic' writers in the first half of the twentieth century does not have an assured place in the canon of European literature. The one signal exception is Goethe's novel Die Leiden des jungen Werthers
Lessing Yearbook XVII
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Richard E. Schade
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

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German Soldiers in Colonial India
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Chen Tzoref-Ashkenazi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Tzoref-Ashkenazi presents a detailed study of two German regiments which served in India under the British between 1782 and 1791. He asks if the Germans identified with the goals of the British colonial power, how they felt about local people and whether they adopted the colonial ideologies of their British
Characters Before Copyright
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Matthew H. Birkhold
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

How did authors control the literary fates of fictional characters before the existence of copyright? Could a second author do anything with another author's character? Situated between the decline of the privilege system and the rise of copyright, literary borrowing in eighteenth-century Germany has long been considered unregulated. This book