Encyclopedia of German literature
- Matthias Konzett, Editor.
- Chicago : Fitzroy Dearborn, 2000.
- Physical description
- 2 v. (xxii, 1136 p.) ; 29 cm.
- Konzett, Matthias, 1960-
- Publisher's Summary
- From both the established canon and newly emerging literatures, the Encyclopedia of German Literature includes more than 500 entries on writers, individual works, and topics essential to an understanding of this rich literary tradition. Drawing on the expertise of an international group of writers, the essays in the encyclopedia reflect developments of the latest scholarship in German literature, culture, history and society. In addition to the essays, author entries include biographical sketches and selected works lists. Entries on individual works provide information about first editions, selected critical editions, and selected English-language translations. All entries conclude with a list of further readings. 'Outstanding Academic Book' - Choice.
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- Publication date
- 9781579581381 (v. 1)