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small German courts in the eighteenth century.

Adrien Fauchier-Magnan

small German courts in the eighteenth century.

by Adrien Fauchier-Magnan

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany -- Court and courtiers.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD193 F313
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292p.
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14219810M

    In the last few decades, research on eighteenth-century German intellectual history has undergone major changes. Prominent scholars of a previous generation, such as Reinhart Koselleck and Jürgen Habermas, tended to view the Enlightenment in Germany as a relatively late phenomenon, tame and apolitical in comparison to other parts of Europe. es, works, and cultural developments from around up to the late Enlightenment in new scholarly essays that trace the eighteenth-century literary revival in German-speaking countries: from occasional and learned literature under the influence of French Neoclassicism to the establishment of a new German drama, religious epic and secular.

    The book is divided into three parts. The first part, entitled ‘representational culture’, deals with the culture of power, in this case the culture of Versailles, Vienna, and a number of small German courts. The final part, ‘Revolution’, is concerned with the last decades of the old regime and makes a strong case for the power of culture. Several studies have demonstrated that Versailles was a bastion of noble power rather than a 'goldene Käfig', a statement that holds true for many other courts. Much work on the French court has dealt primarily with the seventeenth century and Louis XIV. The eighteenth-century court has been largely neglected.

    Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation (see figures 1 and 2). In the eighteenth century, the Holy Roman Empire was the gen-eral political organization that connected the hundreds of more or less sovereign polities in German-speaking central Europe, including large states like Bavaria and Saxony, Imperial and free. Pennsylvania Immigration Records. USA (1,,) > Pennsylvania (62,) > Pennsylvania Immigration Records () Statewide Immigration Records. A List of Emigrants from England to America, , Ancestry. A list of German immigrants to the American colonies from Zweibruecken in the Palatinate, Family History Library. A list of German .


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First published in English inthis book charts the history of the small states which emerged in Germany from the chaos of the Thirty Years War. A period which has been neglected by English historians, this book covers both the German principalities generally and specifically a study of The Duchy of Württemberg and the County of Montbéliard.

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Small German courts in the eighteenth century. London, Methuen, [©] (OCoLC) Full text of "The Samll German Courts In The Eighteenth Century" See other formats. Music at German Courts serves to illustrate the extraordinary diversity of eighteenth-century German court music establishments without losing sight of what these Kapellen had in common.

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