German verse from the 12th to the 20th century in English translation

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AMS Press , New York
Statement[edited] by J.W. Thomas.
SeriesUniversity of North Carolina studies in the Germanic languages and literatures -- 44
ContributionsThomas, J. W.
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German Verse from the 12th to the 20th Century in English Translation Book Description: This anthology presents in English verse translation a selection of the best of German poetry, together with discussions of the chief authors and literary periods and brief explications of the individual poems.

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