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Echoes and influences of German romanticism essays in honour of Hans Eichner

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English



  • Germany.


  • Eichner, Hans.,
  • Romanticism -- Germany.,
  • German literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
  • German literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Michael S. Batts, Anthony W. Riley, Heinz Wetzel.
ContributionsEichner, Hans., Batts, Michael S., Riley, Anthony W., Wetzel, Heinz, 1935-
LC ClassificationsPT362 .E25 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2375401M
ISBN 100820405116
LC Control Number87003634

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