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  • One of the bestselling novels of all time, The Great Gatsby is also considered one of the most significant achievements in twentieth-century fiction. In Gatsby: The Cultural History of the Great American Novel , Bob Batchelor explores the birth, life, and enduring influence of The Great Gatsby

    Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
    published : 2013
  • Christoph Martin Wieland (1733-1813) is one of the most important authors of the Rococo and the Enlightenment. Wieland is regarded as the founder of the Bildungsroman, as well as, the precursor of the Weimar Classic. Wieland earned great merit as an editor and translator. A critical edition of his extensive complete oeuvre, which is offered here in...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2008
  • Der vorliegene Band enthält die schriftstellerische Bilanz aus Wielands höchst produktiver Zeit als Professor der Erfurter Universität. Seine Beschäftigung mit den kulturkritischen Ansätzen von Rousseau und Iselin verarbeitet er in essayistischen Prosawerken, die seine philosophischen Reflexionen in höchst eleganten Formen aufbereitet...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2008
  • Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock's Hermann Dramas are presented here for the first time in an historico-critical edition which takes account of the total extant manuscript inventory. ?Hermanns Schlacht? (Hermann's Battle) (1769) was a resounding success, but the sequels ?Hermann und die FĂĽrsten? (Hermann and the Princes) (1784) and ?Hermanns Tod?...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2009
  • Der Doppelband 10.1 präsentiert die Erstfassung von Wielands kulturhistorisch-politisch dimensioniertem Roman Der Goldne Spiegel (1772) sowie die zweite Fassung des Agathon (1773). Letzteren hatte er in seinen Erfurter Jahren sorgfältig umgearbeitet und stark erweitert. Stolz erklärte Wieland selbst den Neuansatz "mit den Verbesserungen,...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2009
  • The volume combines two of Wieland's major works from 1764/1765. Der Sieg der Natur ĂĽber die Schwärmerey, oder die Abentheuer des Don Sylvio von Rosalva (The Victory of Nature over Madness, or The Adventures of Don Sylvio de Rosalva) is his first prose novel, written in the tradition of the Cervantic picaresque novel. His expertly crafted...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2009
  • Wie Die Abderiten (1774 - 1780) erschien auch die Geschichte des Philosophen Danischmende (1775) als Fortsetzungsroman im Teutschen Merkur . Das Werk fĂĽhrt Wielands politisch-utopischen Roman Der Goldne Spiegel (1772) weiter, indem er sich nach dessen philosophischen Analyse und Kritik der monarchischen Regierungsform nunmehr der...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2010
  • Auftakt und KernstĂĽck des Bandes ist Wielands wohl beliebtester satirischer Roman, Die Geschichte der Abderiten (1774-1776). Das Werk erscheint hier erstmals wieder in seiner ursprĂĽnglichen Form als Fortsetzungsroman, wie er sich dem zeitgenössischen Leser in der Zeitschrift Der Teutsche Merkur seinerzeit darbot. So kann Wielands Spiel...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2010
  • this volume of the new critical edition of Klopstock?s Works and Letters contains his complete lyric poetry spanning almost his entire creative life. It was mainly Klopstock?s poetry that was responsible for the sustained and immensely favorable reception of his work after his death. In contrast to the old edition by Franz Muncker and Jaro...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2011
  • Klopstock considered hymn writing to be his second vocation. In his hymns he abandoned the exalted tone of his odes, choosing a simpler, more appropriate mode of expression for the liturgy of the divine service. This volume presents the first critical edition of the hymns and prefaces published in 1757 and 1769, the first versions of the...

    Publisher : De Gruyter
    published : 2011