Zeichensprachen des literarischen Buchs in der frühen Neuzeit
Die ›Melusine‹ des Thüring von Ringoltingen
[Sign Languages of the Literary Book in the Early Modern Age: Thüring von Ringoltingen’s "Melusine"]
Ed. by Rautenberg, Ursula / Künast, Hans-Jörg / Habermann, Mechthild / Stein-Kecks, Heidrun
Aims and Scope
To date ‘Melusine’ – as an example of a literary book that has over the centuries reached different groups of readers in varying book forms – has above all been an object of research for scholars of literary studies, who mainly work on the 15th and 16th centuries.
This volume is the first time that the entire history of the transmission of the work from the 15th to the early 19th centuries has been studied from an interdisciplinary approach. It presents the individual traditions of transmission and their interrelationships, as well as peculiarities in the book, text and illustrations.
This title and Die Überlieferung der "Melusine" des Thüring von Ringoltingen (von 1472/73 bis ins 19. Jahrhundert (978-3-11-026047-2) are availabe together for a special price: € 200,00 / US$ 280,00.
- Approx. viii, 415 pages
- Type of Publication:
- Book History; Early Modern Age / Culture; Melusine; Ringoltingen; Sign Language
- Libraries, Institutes, Scholars of Literature and Language Studies, Art Historians, Scholars of Book Studies, Library Specialists