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9783895009815
Wöhrlin, Traugott

Divrigi

Unterwegs zur türkischen Mystik in Stein

21.0 x 28.0 cm, 224 p., hardback
110,00 €

Since the medieval building complex consisting of the Friday mosque and the psychiatric hospital was declared “World Cultural Heritage Site” in 1986 the small provincial town of...

9783895009754
Editor: Paul, Jürgen

Nomad Aristocrats in a World of Empires

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 208 p., hardback
88,00 €

The papers published in this volume go back to a conference held November 2011 in Hamburg. The conference was built around the question of domination: of nomads over sedentary...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 17
9783895009587
Schipke, Renate

Das Buch in der Spätantike

Herstellung, Form, Ausstattung und Verbreitung in der westlichen Reichshälfte des Imperium Romanum

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 280 p., hardback
49,80 €

Modern historians describes late antiquity as a period with an own face, different from classical antiquity and Middle Ages. Development was more slowly and without crashs, also...

9783895009051
Linke, Hansjürgen

Mittelalter-Renaissance auf der Bühne

Wiederaufleben des mittelalterlichen Dramas und Theaters in der Neuzeit

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 472 p., cloth
98,00 €

The study is devoted to tracing the reanimation of medieval drama and theatre in Germany in modern times. Based on a collection of more than 3000 documented performances the...

97838950094951
Park, Ynhui
Translated by: Friebe, Karl Reinhard

Die Krise der technologischen Zivilisation und die asiatische Antwort

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 56 p., paperback / softback
15,00 €

Ynhui Park diagnoses an unprecedented crisis of the global civilization which threatens the very survival of the world and of mankind. This crisis cannot be understood without...

9783895009433
Brunner, Horst

Formgeschichte der Sangspruchdichtung des 12. bis 15. Jahrhunderts

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 260 p., cloth
69,00 €

In spite of the widespread opinion that medieval poetry, and particularly song, is to a great extent a formal art, questions of form are often marginal in research concerning the...

9783895009266
Editor: Drossbach, Gisela; Kerscher, Gottfried

Utilidad y decoro

Zeremoniell und symbolische Kommunikation in den „Leges Palatinae“ König Jacobs III. von Mallorca (1337)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 240 p., cloth
78,00 €

The theme of the conference proceedings is the question, whether in the 14th century in one of the Catalan kingdoms there has been a first European ceremony or whether it is a...

9783895009518
Hg. von Martin Przybilski und Nikolaus Ruge unter Mitarbeit von Leonie Butz und Hanna Häger

Fiktionalität im Artusroman des 13. bis 15. Jahrhunderts

Romanistische und germanistische Perspektiven

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 200 p., cloth
45,00 €

Contrary to former studies the volume focusses on the opportunities of fictional world concepts in the Arthurian narrations of the European Middle Ages apart from the factitive...

9783895009464
Editor: Reusch, Felicitas

Skulpturengarten Wolf Spemann

21.5 x 21.0 cm, 80 p., hardback
12,00 €

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Der Skulpturengarten von Wolf Spemann in Wiesbaden ist nur einem kleinen Kreis von Kunstinteressierten bekannt....

Series: Kunstgeschichte Wiesbaden Volume: 1
9783895009488
Bürgel, Johann Christoph
Editor: Newid, Mehr Ali; Mumm, Peter-Arnold

Nachtigallen an Gottes Thron

Studien zur persischen Dichtung

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 304 p., hardback
68,00 €

To date, only a few pioneers have made classical Persian poetry and philosophy accessible to the occidental eye. During the 17th and 18th centuries, influential travellers brought...

9783895009457
Hg. von Horst Kopp im Auftrag des Präsidiums der Deutsch-Jordanischen Gesellschaft e.V.

Jordanien und Deutschland

Über die Vielfalt kultureller Brücken. Festschrift zum 50jährigen Bestehen der Deutsch-Jordanischen Gesellschaft e.V.

21.0 x 29.7 cm, 254 p., hardback
29,90 €

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Dieser länderkundliche Überblick stellt Jordanien umfassend, objektiv und sachbezogen dar. Insbesondere aktuelle...

9783895008481
Reuter, Marianne

Die Codices iconographici der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek

Teil 1: Die Handschriften des Mittelalters und der Frühen Neuzeit bis zur Mitte des 17. Jahrhunderts

24.5 x 32.0 cm, 360 p., cloth
148,00 €

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Der Fonds der »Codices iconographici« der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek München umfasst spätmittelalterliche und...

9783895009419
Grafetstätter, Andrea

Ludus compleatur

Theatralisierungsstrategien epischer Stoffe im spätmittelalterlichen und frühneuzeitlichen Spiel

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 454 p., cloth
128,00 €

This study concentrates on strategies of the theatralization of epic motifs in the late medieval and early modern play in combination with the question of the advantages which lie...

9783895008146
Editor: Embach, Michael; Moulin, Claudine; Rapp, Andrea

Die Bibliothek des Mittelalters als dynamischer Prozess

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 312 p., cloth
78,00 €

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Der vorliegende Tagungsband dokumentiert die Ergebnisse des 3. Trierer Bibliotheksworkshops vom 19./20. Juni...

9783895009105
Gatter, Peer

Politics of Qat

The Role of a Drug in Ruling Yemen

21.0 x 28.0 cm, 880 p., hardback
98,00 €

For Imam Yahya, one of Yemen’s last kings, qat was a delight that he praised in poems. For his adversary, the revolutionary al-Zubayri, the plant was the “devil in the shape of a...

Series: Jemen-Studien Volume: 20 Part: 1
9783895008467
Lang, Jörn

Mit Wissen geschmückt?

Zur bildlichen Rezeption griechischer Dichter und Denker in der römischen Lebenswelt

22.5 x 31.5 cm, 278 p., hardback
98,00 €

The relations between Greek and Roman culture constituted a continuous exchange since the Roman expansion into the Eastern Mediterranean area in the second century BC. One aspect...

Series: Monumenta Artis Romanae Volume: 39
9783895009259
Kölbl, Bernhard A.

Autorität der Autorschaft: Heinrich Glarean als Vermittler seiner Musiktheorie

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 352 p., hardback
68,00 €

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Die Arbeit widmet sich am Beispiel der 1547 in Basel gedruckten musiktheoretischen Schrift „Dodekachordon“ den...

Series: Elementa Musicae Volume: 6
9783895008962
Editor: Löser, Freimut; Steinke, Robert; Vogelgsang, Klaus; Wolf, Klaus

Neuere Aspekte germanistischer Spätmittelalterforschung

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 292 p., cloth
58,00 €

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Die hier publizierten Tagungsbeiträge bilanzieren und perspektivieren Aspekte der Forschung zum deutschen...

9783895004551
Berg, Eberhard

Building the Sherpa’s New Present in the Age of Globalization

The construction of a novel tradtion as well as a collective Sherpa identity in a new place through the performance of Tibetan Buddhist ritual celebrations: a close look at the present revitalisation of Sherpa Buddhism, culture, and society

21.0 x 28.0 cm, 288 p., with dust jacket
39,80 €

The central concern of this book is a detailed examination of both the strategy and the means employed whereby the Sherpas have been successfully managing the creation of a novel...

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By Gudrun Bühnemann with Transliterations and Translations from the Newari by Kashinath Tamot

The Life of the Buddha

Buddhist and Saiva Iconography and Visual Narratives in Artists’ Sketchbooks from Nepal

21.0 x 28.0 cm, 204 p., with dust jacket
49,90 €

This book describes, analyses and reproduce line drawings from two manuscripts and a related section from a third manuscript. These are:
1. Manuscript M.82.169.2, preserved in...