He published in 1797 the important book Die Griechen and Romer, which was followed by the suggestive Geschichte der Poesie der Griechen and Romer (1798).
Paris, "Siger de Brabant" in La Poesie du moyen age (1895); and an article in the Revue de Paris (Sept.
1038), a man of wide learning, wrote 1 For the history of the very extensive literature of this class, Zunz, Literaturgeschichte der synagogalen Poesie (Berlin, 1865), is indispensable.
The Synagogale Poesie has been mentioned above.
Paris, "La Legende du mari aux deux femmes," in La Poesie du moyen age (2nd series, Paris, 1895); and A.
" This is probably a later addition made to the legend at a time when such facts as the capture of Edessa by Lusius Quietus in 116 and its second capture and the destruction of its kingdom by the Romans in 216 had faded from memory.6 4 On the mechanism of Syriac verse, see Duval's admirable section on la poesie syriaque (Litt.
Muller, De Accii fabulis Disputatio (1890); Ribbeck, Geschichte der romischen Dichtung (1892); editions of the tragic fragments by Ribbeck (1897), of the others by Bahrens (1886); Plessis, Poesie latine (1909).
The resident, Freytag, was not a very wise person (though he probably did not, as Voltaire would have it, spell "poesie" "poeshie"); constant references to Frederick were necessary; and the affair was prolonged so that Madame Denis had time to join her uncle.
Among his works of a more popular nature are La Poesie du moyen dge (1885 and 1895); Penseurs et poetes (1897); Poemes et legendes du moyen dge (1900); Francois Villon (Igor), an admirable monograph contributed to the "Grands Ecrivains Frangais" series; Legendes du moyen age (1903).
Noldeke's Beitrage zur Kenntniss der Poesie der alten Araber (Hanover, 1804); and W.
While much that Herder produced after settling in Weimar has little value, he wrote also some of his best works, among others his collection of popular poetry on which he had been engaged for many years, Stimmen der Volker in Liedern (1778-1779); his translation of the Spanish romances of the Cid (1805); his celebrated work on Hebrew poetry, Vom Geist der hebrdischen Poesie (1782-1783); and his opus magnum, the Ideen zur Philosophie der Geschichte der Menschheit (1784-1791).
Chenier's influence has been specially remarkable in Russia, where Pushkin imitated him, Kogloff translated La Jeune Captive, La jeune Tarentine and other famous pieces, while the critic Vesselovsky pronounces "Il a retabli le lyrisme pur dans la poesie frangaise."
Literary and General: Geschichte der deutschen Poesie im Mittelalter (1830); Handbuch einer allgemeinen Geschichte der Poesie (1832-33); Die Pddogogik als System (1848); Aesthetik des Hdsslichen (1853); Die Poesie and ihre Geschichte (1885); Studien (1839-47) and Neue Studien (1875-78).
Christ, Geschichte der griechischen Litteratur; Mahaffy, Greek Life and Thought from the Age of Alexander to the Roman Empire; Couat, La Poesie alexandrine; and especially Susemihl, Geschichte der griechischen Litteratur in der Alexandrinerzeit.
He .had visited the British Museum in 1846, and this confirmed him in his plan for his third book, Synagogale Poesie des Mittelalters (1855).
His last great book was his Literaturgeschichte der synagogalen Poesie (1865).
Poesie (Stuttgart, 1891); T.
Cholevius, in his Geschichte der deutschen Poesie nach ihren antiken Elementen (1854), pointed out the connexion of the legend with the Oedipus story.
Also Sainte-Beuve, Tableau de la poesie francaise au X VI' siecle (1828); La Defense et illust.
In 1868 Adamo Rossi published in his Ricerche per le biblioteche di Perugia three "novelle" by Grazzini, from a MS. of the 16th century in the "Comunale" of Perugia: and in 1870 a small collection of those poems which have been left unpublished by previous editors appeared at Poggibonsi, Alcune Poesie inedite.
Avant l'annexion 912-1204 (Paris, 1899); "L'Esprit normand en Angleterre," La Poesie au moyen age (2nd series 45-74, Paris, 1906); Thomas Wright, Biographia britannica literaria (Anglo-Norman period, London, 1846); Ten Brink, Geschichte der englischen Litteratur (Berlin, 1877, i.
Poesie, poetry), a verse of poetry or a motto, either with a moral or religious sentiment or message of love, often inscribed in a ring or sent with a present, such as a bouquet of flowers, which may be the origin of the common use of the word for a nosegay or bouquet.
His friends there exerted themselves to obtain for him the office of keeper of the royal library, but Frederick had not forgotten Lessing's quarrel with Voltaire, and declined to consider his claims. During the two years which Lessing now spent in the Prussian capital, he was restless and unhappy, yet it was during this period that he published two of his greatest works, Laokoon, oder fiber die Grenzen der Malerei and Poesie (1766) and Minna von Barnhelm (1767).
C. Huart, "La Poesie religieuse des Nosairis," Journal asiatique (ser.
Poesie (1836); Jesus and Hillel (1867, 3rd ed.
Among his best-known works are: Das Leben Mohammeds (1863); Beitreige zur Kenntnis der Poesie der alten Araber (1864); Die alttestamentliche Literatur (1868); Untersuchungen zur Kritik des Alten Testaments (1869); Zur Grammatik des klassischen Arabisch (1896); Fiinf Mo`allagat, iibersetzt and erkleirt (1899-1901); and Beitreige zur semitischen Sprachwissenschaft (1904).
Plessis, La Poesie latine, pp. 37 6 -377 and references there given).
See also Bois, La Poesie gnomique chez z.
See Noldeke, Beitrage zur Kenntniss der Poesie der alien Araber (1864), pp. 89 seq.
Grein in his Bibliothek der angelsachsischen Poesie (1857), and again separately in 1867.
Grein in his Bibliothek der angelsachsischen Poesie (1857) are superseded, so far as the text is concerned, by R.
Manitius, Geschichte der christlichlateinischen Poesie &c. (Stuttgart, 1891), pp. 487-496; also H.
He also wrote Le Mandi depuis les origines de ?Islam jusqu'd nos fours (1885); Les Origines de la poesie persane (1888); Prophetes d'Israel (1892), and other books on topics connected with the east, and from 1883 onwards drew up the annual reports of the Societe Asiatique.
Sachs is best remembered for his work on Hebrew poetry, Religiose Poesie der Juden in Spanien (1845); his more ambitious critical work (Beitrage zur Sprachand Alterthumsforschung, 2 vols., 1852-1854) is of less lasting value.
Manitius, Geschichte der christlich-lateinischen Poesie (1891), with bibliography, to which may be added G.
In 1783 he was crowned by the academy of Nancy for his Eloge de la poesie, and in 1788 by that of Metz for an Essai sur la regeneration physique et morale des Juifs.
Girard, E tudes sur la poesie grecque (1884); Kaibel in PaulyWissowa's Realencyclopddie, according to whom Epicharmus was a Siceliot; for the papyrus fragment, Blass in Jahrbiicher fur Philologie, cxxxix., 1889.
Of Geiger and Kuhns Grundriss der iranischen Philologie (Strassburg, 1906); also the latters Hofische und romantische Poesie der Perser (1887), and fit ystisck~ didaktische und lyrische Poesie und das spatere Schriftthum der P~ser (1888).
Tr.), § 150, 4; a convenient summary in F.Plessis, La Poesie latine (1909), pp. 139-142.
Trans., 1874); Payne Smith in The Speaker's Commentary; Reuss, La Bible: poesie lyrique (1879); T.
213, 2-5); Plessis, Poesie latine (1909).