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Published by Pantheon Books in [New York] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Latin literature, Medieval and modern -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism,
  • Literature -- Philosophy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the German by Willard R. Trask.
SeriesBollingen series,, 36
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN674 .C82
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 662 p.
Number of Pages662
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6113257M
LC Control Number52010619
OCLC/WorldCa328540

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European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages. In this "magnificant book" (T.S. Eliot), Ernst Robert Curtius (), one of the foremost literary scholars of this century, examines the continuity of European literature from Homer to Goethe, with Reviews: 1. European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages Book Description: Published just after the Second World War, European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages is a sweeping exploration of the remarkable continuity of European literature across time and place, from the classical era up to the early nineteenth century, and from the Italian peninsula to the British Isles. OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Europäsche Literatur and lateinisches Mittelalter. Description: xv, pages 24 cm. Contents: 1: 1: EUROPEAN LITERATURE THE LATIN MIDDLE AGES: Dante and the antique poets --Antique and modern worlds --The Middle Ages --The Latin Middle Ages --Romania LITERATURE AND EDUCATION: The liberal arts --The concept of the Artes in the Middle Ages. In this "magnificant book" (T.S. Eliot), Ernst Robert Curtius (), one of the foremost literary scholars of this century, examines the continuity of European literature from Homer to Goethe, with particular emphasis on the Latin Middle Ages.

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Curtius, Ernst Robert, European literature and the Latin Middle Ages. Get this from a library! European literature and the Latin Middle Ages. [Ernst Robert Curtius]. Reprint, with new epilogue, of the ed. published by Pantheon Books, New York, , which was issued as no. 36 of the Bollingen series. Description: xv, pages ; 22 cm. Contents: 1. European literature The Latin Middle Ages Literature and education Rhetoric Topics The goddess Natura Metaphorics European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages is a monumental work of literary scholarship. In a new introduction, Colin Burrow provides critical insights into Curtius’s life and ideas and highlights the distinctive importance of this wonderful book.