By André Gide
«[...] je n'ai aspect encore dit l'immense plaisir que Gertrude avait pris à ce live performance de Neuchâtel. On y jouait précisément l. a. symphonie pastorale. Je dis "précisément" motor vehicle il n'est, on le comprend aisément, pas une œuvre que j'eusse pu davantage souhaiter de lui faire entendre. Longtemps après que nous eûmes quitté los angeles salle de live performance, Gertrude resta encore silencieuse et comme noyée dans l'extase.- Est-ce que vraiment ce que vous voyez est aussi beau que cela ? dit-elle enfin. [...]- Ceux qui ont des yeux, dis-je enfin, ne connaissent pas leur bonheur.- Mais moi qui n'en ai element, s'écria-t-elle aussitôt, je connais le bonheur d'entendre.»
By Henry James
Encompassing a interval of virtually fifty years, the tales of Henry James characterize the main striking feat of sustained literary construction nowa days. For sheer richness, kind and depth, they've got no equivalent in fiction, permitting us to track the evolution of an outstanding author within the most interesting element. This assortment reprints the entire significant tales including many unusual yet both exciting items that light up their extra celebrated companions.
Volume 2 takes us from “The deepest Life” of 1892 to James’s final tale, “A around of Visits,” released in 1910. those are the terrific works of James’s maturity—“The dying of the Lion,” “The Altar of the Dead,” “The determine within the Carpet,” “The flip of the Screw,” “In the Cage,” “The Beast within the Jungle,” and lots of others—in which the deepening darkness of the author’s lifestyles casts a sad yet heroic shadow at the subject matters of his youth.
Contents of quantity 2
The inner most Life
The genuine Thing
The heart Years
The demise of the Lion
The Coxon Fund
The subsequent Time
The Altar of the Dead
The determine within the Carpet
The flip of the Screw
In the Cage
The actual correct Thing
The nice reliable Place
Miss Gunton of Poughkeepsie
The Abasement of the Northmores
The specific Type
The Tone of Time
The Beldonald Holbein
The tale in It
The Beast within the Jungle
The Jolly Corner
The Bench of Desolation
A around of Visits
By John Keats
In a interval of significant letter-writing, Keats's letters are amazing. they start in summer season 1816, as he approached his twenty-first birthday, and have been written over the subsequent 4 years till his early demise. considered jointly, they provide the fullest and so much poignant checklist we have now of Keats's targets and hopes as a poet, his lifestyles as a literary guy approximately city, his shut courting together with his brothers and younger sister, and, later, his passionate, jealous and pissed off love for Fanny Brawne.
Keats enclosed lots of his poems together with his letters, and skim jointly, they provide an incomparable perception into his inventive strategy and improvement as a poet. This significant re-creation edited by way of Professor John Barnard comprises an advent and notes, in addition to a map of Keats's Scottish strolling journey and reproductions of his letters.
By Rainer Maria Rilke
This ebook includes of Rilke's most famed works in Portuguese translation, "Letters to a tender Poet" and "The Love and dying of Cornet Christopher Rilke".
Este quantity apresenta duas das obras mais conhecidas de Rainer Maria Rilke. Cartas a um Jovem Poeta, com tradução de Paulo Rónai, nome de relevante projeção nos meios literários brasileiros, compõe-se de uma série de dez cartas, escritas entre 1903 e 1908, endereçadas ao jovem Franz Xaver Kappus, indeciso entre seguir a carreira militar e a literária. Como afirma Cecília Meireles, a autora do prefácio, "... as respostas de Rilke não oferecem a Kappus uma receita literária, embora digam coisas essenciais sobre o exercício da literatura. [As cartas] vão mais longe: tratam da formação humana, base de toda criação artística." A outra obra incluída no presente quantity é A Canção de Amor e de Morte do Porta-Estandarte Cristóvão Rilke, com tradução de Cecília Meireles, nome maior das nossas letras. Poema escrito de uma só vez numa noite de 1899, emblem alcançou extraordinária fama em toda Europa e América.
A história do livro. Em junho de 1929, três anos após a morte de Rainer Maria Rilke, Kappus decidiu publicar dez cartas que recebera do poeta em um momento decisivo de sua vida e que poderiam ser úteis a outros jovens, vivendo os conflitos e as incertezas da idade. "De literatura, propriamente, pouco falam as cartas", escreve Cecília Meireles, "O resto é muito mais importante, uma vez que a parte formal da arte acaba sempre por se realizar, quando atrás dela há uma imposição overall de vida transbordante."
By Henry James
A new version of Henry James's searing learn of marriage and infidelity
Set in England, The Golden Bowl is Henry James's hugely charged exploration of adultery, jealousy, and ownership that continues-and challenges-James's attribute exploration of the conflict among American innocence and ecu adventure. Maggie Verver, a tender American heiress, and her widowed father, Adam, lead a lifetime of wealth and refinement in London. they're either getting married: Maggie to Prince Amerigo, an impoverished Italian aristocrat, and Adam to the attractive yet penniless Charlotte Stant. yet either father and daughter are unaware that their new conquests percentage a secret-one for which all involved needs to pay the cost. This tale completes what critics have referred to as the "major phase" of James's career.
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By Raymond Carver
Greater than sixty tales, poems, and essays are integrated during this wide-ranging assortment by means of the extravagantly flexible Raymond Carver. of the stories—later revised for What We discuss once we speak about Love—are really impressive in that among the 1st and the ultimate models, we see in actual fact the extraordinary means of Carver’s literary improvement.
By Arthur Schnitzler
Schnitzlers Meisterwerk von 1900 führt - erstmals in der deutschsprachigen Literatur - die konsequente Anwendung des Inneren Monologs vor. Der Leser erhält unvermittelten Einblick in das Bewusstsein des (Anti-)helden, der von Standesdünkel und Vorurteilen gesteuert den autoritäten Charakter der späten Habsburgermonarchie verkörpert.
Text aus Reclams Universal-Bibliothek mit Seitenzählung der gedruckten Ausgabe.
By Mikhail Bulgakov
The satan involves Moscow donning a complicated swimsuit. along with his disorderly band of accomplices - together with a demonic, gun-toting tomcat - he instantly starts off to create havoc. Disappearances, destruction and demise unfold during the urban like wildfire and Margarita discovers that her lover has vanished within the chaos. creating a discount with the satan, she comes to a decision to aim a bit black magic of her personal to save lots of the guy she loves...
Mikhail Bulgakov used to be born in Kiev in may possibly 1891. The grasp and Margarita, a myth novel concerning the satan and his henchmen set in smooth Moscow, is mostly thought of his masterpiece. repute, at domestic and out of the country, was once to not come till 1 / 4 of a century after his loss of life at Moscow in 1940.
Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky have produced acclaimed translations of Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Gogol, and Bulgakov. Their translation of The Brothers Karamazov gained the 1991 PEN/Book-of-the-Month membership Translation Prize. they're married and stay in Paris, France.
By Brian W. Aldiss
For the 1st time ever all 3 Horatio Stubbs novels in a single volume.
An omnibus variation of the groundbreaking intercourse comedies that jointly shape the Horatio Stubbs Trilogy.
Following our hero from schoolboy via to soldier and directly to his 40s, those books have been hugely surprising once they have been first released within the Seventies yet at the moment are seen as landmark novels.
The Hand-Reared Boy, A Soldier Erect and A impolite Awakening.
By Noah Gordon
From the writer of The doctor and Shaman now comes this tale of a tender man—the grapes he grows, the wine he models, the ladies he loves, and his fight opposed to an evil that seeks to spoil him. Already a world bestseller.
Josep Alvarez is a tender guy within the tiny grape-growing village of Santa Eulália, in northern Spain, the place his father grows black grapes which are become affordable vinegar. Joseph loves the rural lifestyles, yet he's the second one son, and his father’s winery could be inherited by means of his brother Donat, the firstborn. Josep must hold his palms within the soil. He yearns for a role turning out to be grapes and for a chance to marry Teresa Gallego.
In Madrid, an assassination plot, conceived opposed to the political chief of Spain via males of wealth and tool, creates a typhoon of intrigue that sucks into its vortex a bunch of blameless younger farm employees in Santa Eulália. How Josep’s lifestyles is modified vastly through those occasions, and the way, satirically, they steadily flip him into an encouraged vintner with an evolving imaginative and prescient of existence, is the attention-grabbing tale of The Winemaker.