Full-text works with extensive scholarly commentary of more than thirty authors from the Middle Ages through early 20th century. It includes prose, poetry, drama, diaries, and letters, political speeches, and historical documents; and writings on German art and philosophy.
(1475-1700). Full text source of all titles contained in the Pollard & Redgrave's Short Title catalogue, Wing's Short Title catalogue, Thomason Tracts, and Early English Books Tract Supplement. Includes English translations of German works.
a collection of magical and occult texts, chapbooks, folklore, popular superstition and fairy tales of the German Renaissance compiled by Stuttgart antiquarian Johann Scheible, between 1845 and 1849. In addition to the Das Kloster volumes, this collection provides additional volumes of unique perspectives on Central European culture and tradition. Included are texts essential for the study of German folk traditions, the Reformation, wit and humor and 19th-century literature.