Ulrich von Lichtenstein(redirected from Ulrich von Liechtenstein)
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Ulrich von Lichtenstein(o͝ol`rĭkh fən lĭkh`tənshtīn), c.1200–1275, German minnesingerminnesinger
, a medieval German knight, poet, and singer of Minne, or courtly love. Originally imitators of Provençal troubadours, minnesingers developed their own style in the 13th and 14th cent.
..... Click the link for more information. . His chief work, Frauendienst [service of his lady] (1255), is a record in verse of a long and convention-bound courtship. His dialogue Frauenbuch (1257) laments the decay of chivalric courtship.