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Children`s Literature : Volume 15 Annual of the Modern Language  Association Division on Children's Literature Association
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Children`s Literature : Volume 15 Annual of the Modern Language Association Division on Children's Literature Association

By Butler, Francelia (editor).

New Haven: Yale University Press,. Hardback. 224pp. 8 articles plus a number of books reviews. Includes The Child's Understanding of Tragedy; Readers, Realism and Robert Cormier; Doing Violence to Conventions - The Work of Ilse-Margaret Vogel; Narrative Fractures and Fragments; War and Peace in Recent German Children's Literature; Howl like the Wolves (on the Holocaust and war literature); War and the Complusion of Signs - Maurois's Rite of Initiation; Images of Evil - Male and Female Monsters in Heroic Fantasy. Small number of black and white integral illustrations. Mustard coloured cloth with gilt titles. Mint in publisher's shrink wrap. Mint. . Hardcover. 1987.

$7.69

Children`s Literature : Volume 15 Annual of the Modern Language  Association Division on Children's Literature Association
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Children`s Literature : Volume 15 Annual of the Modern Language Association Division on Children's Literature Association

By Butler, Francelia (editor)

New Haven: Yale University Press,. Hardback. 224pp. 8 articles plus a number of books reviews. Includes The Child's Understanding of Tragedy; Readers, Realism and Robert Cormier; Doing Violence to Conventions - The Work of Ilse-Margaret Vogel; Narrative Fractures and Fragments; War and Peace in Recent German Children's Literature; Howl like the Wolves (on the Holocaust and war literature); War and the Complusion of Signs - Maurois's Rite of Initiation; Images of Evil - Male and Female Monsters in Heroic Fantasy. Small number of black and white integral illustrations. Mustard coloured cloth with gilt titles. Mint in publisher's shrink wrap. Mint. . Hardcover. 1987.

$7.69

The Laocoon and Other Prose Writings
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The Laocoon and Other Prose Writings

By Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim

London: Walter Scott.. Hardback. 289pp. Includes an essay on Voltaire and William Shakespeare. Translated and edited by W. B. Ronfeldt. No date but written on endpaper 1909. Faded maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover.

$7.69

Children`s Literature : Volume 15 Annual of the Modern Language  Association Division on Children's Literature Association
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Children`s Literature : Volume 15 Annual of the Modern Language Association Division on Children's Literature Association

By Butler, Francelia (editor)

New Haven: Yale University Press,. Hardback. 224pp. 8 articles plus a number of books reviews. Includes The Child's Understanding of Tragedy; Readers, Realism and Robert Cormier; Doing Violence to Conventions - The Work of Ilse-Margaret Vogel; Narrative Fractures and Fragments; War and Peace in Recent German Children's Literature; Howl like the Wolves (on the Holocaust and war literature); War and the Compulsion of Signs - Maurois's Rite of Initiation; Images of Evil - Male and Female Monsters in Heroic Fantasy. Small number of black and white integral illustrations. Mustard coloured cloth with gilt titles. Of unread appearance. Near fine copy. . Hardcover. 1987.

$8.98

Andorra
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Andorra

By Frisch, Max

London: Methuen & Co Ltd,. 90pp. Play by the Swiss playwright, translated from the German by Michael Bullock. Rubbed. Good+, sound copy. . Paperback. 1970.

$1.92

Gedichte

By Mörike, Eduard

Müller & Kiepenheuer.. Hardback. 35pp. Poetry. Text in German. A neat internal repair to the hinge. Binding is now sound enough for a reading copy. Somewhat rubbed to edges. Reading copy only. . Hardcover.

$1.60

Goethe in East Germany, 1949-1989 Toward a History of Goethe Reception in  the GDR
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Goethe in East Germany, 1949-1989 Toward a History of Goethe Reception in the GDR

By Farrelly, Daniel J.

Camden House,. Hardback. 168pp. Part of the Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture series. A consideration of the critical reception of the Romantic writer. Slightly bumped to spine. Near fine, bright copy. . Hardcover. 1998.

$7.69

The Rhetorical Feminine: Gender and Orient on the German Stage 1647-1742
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The Rhetorical Feminine: Gender and Orient on the German Stage 1647-1742

By Colvin, Sarah

Oxford: Clarendon Press / OUP,. Hardback. 332pp. Part of the Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs. A study of theatre and opera in early modern Germany that pays close attention to the ideas of order, and social control though the teaching of rhetoric at this time and attitudes to women and Islam. Select bibliography and index. Very clean and bright. Near fine copy in near fine dust wrapper. . Hardcover. 1999.

$11.54

Unpopular Virtues: The Critical Reception of J. M. R. Lenz

By Leidner, Alan C. and Karin A. Wurst

London: Camden House.. Hardback. Assessment of the eighteenth century playwright and friend of Goethe. Red boards with gilt titles. Still in publisher's shrink wrap. No dust wrapper as published Mint. . Hardcover.

$11.54

Unpopular Virtues: The Critical Reception of J. M. R. Lenz

By Leidner, Alan C. and Karin A. Wurst

London: Camden House.. Hardback. Assessment of the eighteenth century playwright and friend of Goethe. Red boards with gilt titles. Still in publisher's shrink wrap. No dw as published Mint. . Hardcover.

$11.54

Narrative and Fantasy in the Post-War German Novel A Study of Novels by  Johnson, Frisch, Wolf, Becker and Grass
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Narrative and Fantasy in the Post-War German Novel A Study of Novels by Johnson, Frisch, Wolf, Becker and Grass

By Paver, Chloe E. M.

Oxford: Clarendon Press / OUP,. Hardback. 8.5'' x 5.5'', 227pp. Part of the Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs. A study of five narrators and the within-text fictions and fantasies, considering their effects and purpose. Bibliography. Index. One small closed tear and wrinkle to tail of of dust wrapper spine otherwise very clean and neat. Very good copy in good+ dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1999.

$11.54

A Franz Kafka Miscellany: Pre-Facist Exile
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A Franz Kafka Miscellany: Pre-Facist Exile

By Kafka, Franz

New York: Twice a Year Press,. Hardback. 99pp. A collection of pieces, mostly by Kafka, but also including some extracts from biography (Max Brod) etc. Includes a brief biographical note. Yellow cloth dust soiled and foxed to spine and significant areas of front and back boards. An attractive ex-libris label to ffep with line drawing in the manner of Aubrey Beardsley. Also previous owner's name to ffep. Rubbed to edges. A sound reading copy. Reading copy only . Hardcover. 1940.

$6.41