Neidhart und die Neidhart-Lieder
[Neidhart and the Songs of Neidhart: A Handbook]
Ed. by Springeth, Margarete / Spechtler, Franz Viktor
In collab. with Zeppezauer-Wachauer, Katharina
Series:De Gruyter Reference
Aims and Scope
Along with Walther von der Vogelweide, the Minnesinger and poet Neidhart is regarded as one of the most original and influential song authors of the German Middle Ages. A rich lyrical oeuvre has been handed down to us under his name. This volume reviews the current state of research about the author, appraising his works from historical, literary, linguistic, musical, and art historical perspectives.