The Short Stories of Detlev Von Liliencron: Passion, Penury, Patriotism (Studies in German Language & Literature v. 20)

The Short Stories of Detlev Von Liliencron: Passion, Penury, Patriotism (Studies in German Language & Literature v. 20)

By: Barbara Burns (author)Hardback

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This is a critical study of 16 of Detlev von Liliencron's short stories. They are examined under the four themes of: love and infatuation; death and suicide; poverty and debt; and war and patriotism. The book also contains the German texts of these short stories.

Contents

Detiev von Liliencron - life and work of a conservative bohemian; love and infatuation: Hetzjagd; Vor Tagesanbruch; Das Richtschwert aus Damaskus; Greggert Meinstorff; death and suicide - Auf de Marschinsel; Schmetterlinge; Die Margelgrube; Durchkampft; poverty and debt - Der gelbe Kasten; Das Ehepaar quint; Der Buchenwald; Der Dichter; war and patriotism - Adjutantenritte; der Narr - Verloren; Umzingelt. appendices: chronological table of Liliencron's life and work; German text of the stories examined in chapters 1-5.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773482586
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 282
  • ID: 9780773482586
  • ISBN10: 077348258X

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