Heart showed congestion and haemorrhages in epicedium
and myocardium along with infiltration of inflammatory cells in the myocardium (Fig.
The Queen's Epicedium
: Elegy on the Death of Queen Mary, 1695.
"Ein Adamant an Herz-Standhafftigkeiten: Catharina Regina von Greiffenberg und ihr Epicedium
auf Carl von Stein (1675)." Wolfenbutteler Barock-Nachrichten 19.1 (June 1992): 26-33.
Substantial topics such as 'Bedeutung', 'DDR-Literatur', 'Einfluss', and 'Film' receive about the same coverage as relatively obscure ones ('Fazetie', 'Furstenspiegel', 'Ghasel'), and the obvious ('Bibliothek', 'Buhne', 'Generation') is explained in no less detail than the arcane ('Antichristdrama', 'Epicedium
This publication documents the pride and self-assurance needed to instigate a gradual ascent to the challenge of poems such as an epicedium
on the passing of Marshal Zhukov.
Another editor questioned the use of the word "epicedium
," saying that no general readers were going to know what it means, though conceding that it might be worth leaving it in for "color." I confirmed that I had indeed left it in for "color" since it was a word that the protagonist and other intellectuals of his day would have used.
(1) Others include the treatise, the handbook, the epistle, and the public address (which may be a brief epicedium, a funeral speech, or, in early modern Protestant Germany, a Leichenpredigt).
The traditional tripartite pattern of the epicedium, for example, which proceeds from praise of the dead, to lamenting their loss, and then to consolation, is often carried by dialogic structures that may turn from apostrophe of the dead (in praise) to direct address of the bereaved (in lament and consolation).
Hermann Wiegand translates two of Agricola's longer poems, one to Rudolf von Langen, the other an epicedium
to Moritz Graf Spiegelberg (261-91).