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Hardin, James N.

Overview
Works: 246 works in 628 publications in 2 languages and 21,780 library holdings
Genres: Reference works  Bio-bibliography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Biography  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, Composer
Classifications: PN451, B
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Most widely held works by James N Hardin
Contemporary German fiction writers( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged essays that provide biographical and critical information about significant contemporary German fiction writers; each with a list of principal works and a bibliography
German fiction writers, 1914-1945 by James N Hardin( Book )

12 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on German fiction writers whose literary activity took place between the world wars. Covers prose writers as well as poets or dramatists who also wrote significant prose fiction. Includes significant and notable writers as well as lesser talented writers and neglected writers who have been discovered in recent years
German fiction writers, 1885-1913( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on German fiction writers whose works are representative of the pre-World War I Germany and Austria through the decade after the end of World War II. Focuses on writers of prose fiction as well as poets and dramatists who also wrote significant prose fiction. Frequently includes previously unavailable information on these writers
German writers in the age of Goethe, 1789-1832 by James N Hardin( Book )

15 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on German literary figures whose first work appeared in or after 1789: these include the well known; the unjustly neglected; and influential cultural figures who are not known primarily as writers
German writers in the age of Goethe : Sturm und Drang to classicism by James N Hardin( Book )

14 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles more than thirty German writers from the period of Sturn und Drang through Classicism, presenting primary and secondary bibliographies and illustrated biographical essays that chronicle each writer's career in detail
German writers from the Enlightenment to Sturm und Drang, 1720-1764 by James N Hardin( Book )

11 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles more than thirty German writers from the Enlightenment to Sturm und Drang, from the period 1720-64, presenting primary and secondary bibliographies and illustrated biographical essays that chronicle each writer's career in detail
Twentieth-century German dramatists, 1919-1992 by Wolfgang Elfe( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide career biographies of fifty German, Austrian, and Swiss-German writers, most of whom had their first significant work published or performed after World War I; each with a list of principal works and a bibliography. Includes a cumulative index
Twentieth-century German dramatists, 1889-1918( Book )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles nearly thirty German playwrights from the period 1889-1918, presenting primary and secondary bibliographies and illustrated biographical essays that chronicle each writer's career in detail
Austrian fiction writers, 1875-1913( Book )

11 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains twenty-seven alphabetically arranged essays that provide biographical and critical information about significant Augstiran fiction writers active between 1875 and 1913; each with a list of principal works and a bibliography
Nineteenth-century German writers, 1841-1900( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide career biographies of forty-two German writers active between 1841 and 1900; each with a list of principal works and a bibliography. Includes a cumulative index
Austrian fiction writers after 1914 by James N Hardin( Book )

10 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on Austrian fiction writers and poets whose first published works appeared after World War I. Includes information on writers of literary significance as well as lesser talents who are typical of a given movement as well as unjustly neglected writers
German writers and works of the early Middle Ages, 800-1170( Book )

11 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on works produced during the emergence of the German vernacular as the medium of literary expression; as Germanic tribes, absorbing the culture of the Mediterranean peoples, gained the ability to write about themselves and to record their own history
Nineteenth-century German writers to 1840 by James N Hardin( Book )

11 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles more than thirty German writers of the nineteenth century up to 1840, presenting primary and secondary bibliographies and illustrated biographical essays that chronicle each writer's career in detail
German writers and works of the High Middle Ages, 1170-1280 by James N Hardin( Book )

11 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on German works produced during the High Middle Ages. These works included runic inscriptions and Germanic songs celebrating the lives of heroes and legendary figures, chronicles documenting the great events in the lives of emperors and kings, and literature that commemorated the virtues of pious men and women
German writers of the Renaissance and Reformation, 1280-1580( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on German writers of the late Middle Ages, whose works and lives are illustrative of the thought and zeitgeist of the period. This period was characterized as a downhill slide from optimism to pessimism, accompanied by intellectual decline, political disintegration and increasing spiritual malaise. Includes discussion of the history and traits of German humanism, including individualism, patriotism and critique
German Baroque writers, 1661-1730 by James N Hardin( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on authors of the German Baroque period, defined in varied ways to include the expression of a worldview that stresses extremes, the formulation of tension between desires, the Counter-Reformation, and the art of courtly culture. Discusses the further developments of the genres of the first half of the seventeenth century, including lyric poetry, tragedies, school plays and novels
German Baroque writers, 1580-1660 by James N Hardin( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on writers of German baroque literature, primarily prose fiction and poetry in German and in Latin, including religious tracts, works by theologians and mystics, as well as a vast body of alchemical, astrological and quasi-scientific literature published in the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation. Many important works during the first half of the seventeenth century are adaptations or translations of works from other languages
Johann Beer by James N Hardin( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflection and action : essays on the Bildungsroman by James N Hardin( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fortunes of German writers in America : studies in literary reception by Wolfgang Elfe( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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German writers of the Renaissance and Reformation, 1280-1580
Alternative Names
Hardin, James.

Hardin, James 1939-

Hardin, James N.

Hardin, James N. 1939-

Hardin, James N. (James Neal), 1939-

Hardin, James Neal 1939-...

Languages
English (197)

German (11)

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German Baroque writers, 1661-1730