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Author Birken, Sigmund von, 1626-1681.

Title Floridans Amaranten-Garte / Sigmund von Birken ; herausgegeben von Klaus Garber und Hartmut Laufhütte in Zusammenarbeit mit Ralf Schuster
Published Tübingen : Max Niemeyer, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (2 volumes)
Series Neudrucke deutscher Literaturwerke ; n.F., Bd. 55-56
Werke und Korrespondenz / Sigmund von Birken ; Bd. 1/1-1/2
Birken, Sigmund von, 1626-1681. Works. 1988 ; Bd. 1, T. 1-2
Neudrucke deutscher Literaturwerke ; n.F., Bd. 55-56
Contents Teil I. Texte. -- Teil II. Apparate und Kommentare
Summary This double volume opens the edition of the posthumous manuscripts of one of the most respected and influential 17th century German authors in his life-time. Vol. 1/I contains the first of Birken's five collections of lyric poetry, the poems of love and friendship composed between 1642 and 1681 - epic poems, songs, sonnets and epigrams covering a wide range of topics and forms, at one and the same time indebted to tradition yet surprisingly modern. They afford multi-faceted insights into the reality of the life in which they were created. Vol. 1/II provides textual variants, printing history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Birken, Sigmund von, 1626-1681.
German literature.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Form Electronic book
Author Garber, Klaus.
Laufhütte, Hartmut.
Schuster, Ralf.
ISBN 348497107X (electronic bk.)
9783484971073 (electronic bk.)
(v. 1, pts. 1-2)