The Presentation of Authorship in Medieval German Literature 1220-1290 by Sebastian CoxonThe Presentation of Authorship in Medieval German Literature 1220-1290 by Sebastian Coxon

The Presentation of Authorship in Medieval German Literature 1220-1290

bySebastian Coxon

Hardcover | March 1, 2001

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This book sheds light on the complexity of medieval German literary culture as it evolved in the course of the thirteenth century (c. 1220-1920) by analysing the attitudes of narrative poets towards the issue of authorship. It describes the various ways in which vernacular writers could address the theme of their own authorship within their literary works, and explores the tensions that arose between such authorial strategies on the one hand and their subsequent manuscript transmission on the other.
Title:The Presentation of Authorship in Medieval German Literature 1220-1290Format:HardcoverDimensions:266 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.75 inPublished:March 1, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198160178

ISBN - 13:9780198160175

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