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Author Eichner, Hans.

Title "Romantic" and its cognates : the European history of a word / edited by Hans Eichner
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1972]
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Contents 'Romantic' and its cognates in England, Germany, and France before 1790 / Raymond Immerwahr -- Germany/romantisch -romantik -romantiker / Hans Eichner -- England/romantic -romanticism / George Whalley -- France/roman -romanesque -romantique -romantisme / Maurice Z. Shroder -- Italy/romantico -romanticismo / Olga Ragusa -- Spain/romántico -romanticismo -romancesco -romanesco -romancista -románico / Donald L. Shaw -- Scandinavia/romantisk -romantik -romantiker / P.M. Mitchell -- Russia/romaničeskij -romantičeskij -romantizm / Sigrid McLaughlin -- Trends in recent research on West European romanticism / Henry H.H. Remak
Summary This collection of essays traces the history of the word <EM>romantic</EM> in the major European languages, showing how romantic and its cognates were first introduced, how their usage spread and their connotations proliferated, and how their present usage became established
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Indo-European languages -- Cognate words.
Indo-European languages -- Semantics.
Romantic (The English word)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442631813 (electronic bk.)
9781442631816 (electronic bk.)