European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages (Bollingen Series XXXVI)

European Literature and the Latin Middle Ages (Bollingen Series XXXVI)

Ernst Robert Curtius


In this "magnificent ebook" (T. S. Eliot), Ernst Robert Curtius (1886-1956), one of many most advantageous literary students of this century, examines the continuity of eu literature from Homer to Goethe, with specific emphasis at the Latin heart a long time. In an in depth new epilogue, drawing on hitherto unpublished fabric, Peter Godman analyzes the highbrow and political context and personality of Curtius's ideas.

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