Theodor Storm

Studies in Ambivalence

Symbol and Myth in his Narrative Fiction

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How characteristic were the elements used in Theodor Storm’s (1817–1888) fiction? What were the rich fund of symbols and myths that he used? Few Storm interpreters have addressed themselves seriously to these questions. This study tries to fill this gap.
[German Language and Literature Monographs, 5]  1978.  xix, 215 pp.
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Table of Contents
Abbreviations
x
Introduction
xi
I Landscape: Nature and Demon
1
II Symbol and Scene: Cypher and Sign
15
III Science and Credo in the Castle
27
IV Man and Myth in the Village
39
V Colour Problems: An Achromatic View
54
VI Time: Clocks, Bells and Butterflies
66
VII Art and Ambivalence: Bird and Augury
81
VIII Symbols of Malevolence
118
IX The Flowering of Technique: Renate
135
Conclusions
147
Notes
153
Select Bibliography
197
Index
208
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Subjects

Literature & Literary Studies

Germanic literature & literary studies
BIC Subject: DSB – Literary studies: general
BISAC Subject: LIT000000 – LITERARY CRITICISM / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  79314942