+612 9045 4394
 
CHECKOUT
IM Spiegel Der Literatur - Turneaure

IM Spiegel Der Literatur

By: Turneaure

Paperback

Published: 17th March 1992
$83.95
or 4 easy payments of $20.99 with Learn more
This title is not in stock at the Booktopia Warehouse and needs to be ordered from our supplier.
Click here to read more about delivery expectations.

Thirty-two selections, spanning from 1900 to 1990, from turn-of-the-century romantic tales to sketches of street life during the "velvet revolution" of 1989. Stories are arranged in order of publication.

A variety of short-prose forms-short story, surrealist story, parable, anecdote, novella, fairy tale, and experimental texts-provide a range of lengths and level of difficulty.

Generous representation of major authors, among them, Rilke, Mann, Hesse, Kafka, and Brecht, works by women (eight selections), and writers from different German-speaking cultures and countries-Austria, Switzerland, writers from the former German Democratic Republic, a Turkish refugee in Berlin, as well as authors from the Federal Republic.

Linguistic aids-extensive German-English glosses throughout the texts and a thorough German-English end-vocabulary-help students read more insightfully.

Brief biographical introductions in German to the author and the historical and cultural setting help contextualize the works.

Guiding questions precede each selection and are intended to facilitate close reading, analysis, and interpretation. Specialized literary terminology is defined in a Glossary of Terms.

ISBN: 9780393961829
ISBN-10: 0393961826
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 17th March 1992
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 2.0
Edition Number: 1