This 1980 book contains a selection of twelve essays spanning the period 1953-1977, three of which are translated. The essays in the volume concern medieval ideas of fate, fortune and history, and the persuasive influence of the Consolation of Philosophy of Boethius.As for Hartmanna#39;s treatment of chivalry and chivalric values in this story, he has no option but to represent them as something of which the hero has prior knowledge by virtue of his princely birth. Hartmann knows that such knowledge is anbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays on Medieval German Literature and Iconography|
|Author||:||F. P. Pickering|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1980-03-06|