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Title: Amsterdamer Beiträge zur älteren Germanistik
Edited By: Erika Langbroek
Arend Quak
Annelies Roeleveld
URL: http://www.rodopi.nl/senj.asp?BookId=ABAG+68
Series Title: Amsterdamer Beiträge zur älteren Germanistik. 68
Description:

Please note: This is a new edition of a previously announced text.

Inhalt
Diether Schürr: Hiltibrants Gottvertrauen
Seiichi Suzuki: Kaluza’s Law in the Old Saxon 'Heliand'
Toon van Hal: Der 18. Wachtendoncksche Psalm: einen kleinen Schritt näher
zur Quelle
John M. Jeep: The 'Strasbourg Alexander' in the Context of the Early
Medieval German Alliterating Word-pairs
Anton Touber: Heinrich von Veldekes Natureingang, Motivik und Frankreich
Evelyn Meyer: Manuscript versus Edition: the Multiple Endings of
'Yvain/Iwein/Iven/Ywayne' and their Gender Implications
Albrecht Classen: Religious Utopia in Gottfried von Strassburg’s 'Tristan'.
Was Gottfried Influenced by Mystics such as Hildegard von Bingen?
Helmut Beifuss: Die Kreuzfahrt des Landgrafen Ludwigs des Frommen von
Thüringen Ein Zeugnis politischen Selbstbehauptungswillens? Eine
funktionsgeschichtliche Interpretation
Heiko Hartmann: Spiegelmetaphorik im mittelalterlichen Marien- und
Frauenlob
Thomas Leek: Jans Enikel and the Orthodox East
Martin M. Langner: Zur Überlieferungsgeschichte der mittelniederdeutschen
Apokalypse. Skizze einer Darstellung der Überlieferung nach
Handschriftengruppen
Marjolein Stern: Visual Communication on Viking Age Runestones – A
doctoral research project.
Gaby Waxenberger, Kerstin Kazzazi: Research project “Runische
Schriftlichkeit in den germanischen Sprachen – Runic writing in the Germanic
languages (RuneS)”
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Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Rodopi
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Language Family(ies): Germanic
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9789401207003
Pages: 321
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ISBN-13: 9789042034136
Pages: 321
Prices: Europe EURO 64