'Mein beschränkter Raum zwingt mich, auf das Selbstschauen zu verweisen.' Adele Schopenhauers Florenz-Reiseführer, / Peters, Anja.

In: German Studies Review, Vol. 37, No. 3, 10.2014, p. 487-506.

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'Mein beschränkter Raum zwingt mich, auf das Selbstschauen zu verweisen.' Adele Schopenhauers Florenz-Reiseführer, / Peters, Anja.

In: German Studies Review, Vol. 37, No. 3, 10.2014, p. 487-506.

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