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9783895009952
Editor: Philippi, Sabine; Vanscheidt, Philipp

Digitale Rekonstruktionen mittelalterlicher Bibliotheken

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 144 p., cloth
49,00 €

The transposition of medieval manuscripts into the digital space gives rise to new questions and entails consequences that have to be cleared and solved. The present collection...

9783895009914
Habata, Hiromi

A Critical Edition of the Tibetan Translation of the Mahaparinirvana-mahasutra

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 492 p., cloth
88,00 €

The Mahāparinirvāṇa-mahāsūtra, the great sūtra on the parinirvāna of the Buddha, narrates the legends of the last time of the Buddha’s life in a particular way, which differs from...

9783895009853
Victor, Marion

Märchen und Geschichten der Beduinen im Sinai

14.8 x 21.0 cm, 96 p., paperback / softback
12,90 €

The fairy tales and stories in this book draw a colourful picture of Bedouin life and of a vanishing culture. At the same time there are parallels and stunning similarities to the...

9783895009877
Vötterle, Veronica

Arabische Musikinstrumente in der Literatur des Mittelalters

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 184 p., hardback
49,00 €

With cultural exchange taking place in various settings during the Middle Ages, European musical instruments were highly influenced by Islamic cultures. Apart from the impact of...

Series: Elementa Musicae Volume: 7
9783895009600
Editor: Johach, Eva; Sawicki, Diethard

Übertragungsräume

Medialität und Raum in der Moderne

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 232 p., cloth
49,00 €

In this volume, whose authors explore conceptions of space from the 18th to the 20th century, focusing on the role of the body and the senses as well as the importance of the...

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