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Selected essays on medieval German literature

Kenneth Charles King

Selected essays on medieval German literature

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Published by University of London, Institute of Germanic Studies in London .
Written in English

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  • German literature -- Middle High German, 1050-1500 -- History and criticism

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    Statementby K. C. King ; reprinted and edited in honour of his memory, together with an article by the late J. Knight Bostock, on behalf of the Institute of Germanic Studies by John L. Flood and A. T. Hatto.
    SeriesPublications of the Institute of Germanic Studies -- v. 20, Publications (University of London. Institute of Germanic Studies) -- 20
    ContributionsFlood, John L., Hatto, A. T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT37 .K513, PT37 K5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20849310M
    ISBN 100854570632

    Middle High German proper runs from the beginning of the 12th century, and in the second half of the 12th century, there was a sudden intensification of activity, leading to a year "golden age" of medieval German literature referred to as the mittelhochdeutsche Blütezeit (–). This was the period of the blossoming of MHG lyric poetry, particularly Minnesang (the German variety of. View Medieval German Literature Research Papers on for free. Liverpool University Press is the UK's third oldest university press, with a distinguished history of publishing exceptional research since A collection of articles and the influential inaugural lecture by the late Professor of Spanish at Exeter, edited as a tribute by colleagues in America, Europe and his own Department in Exeter.


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