Download e-book for kindle: Une histoire sans nom, suivi de trois nouvelles by Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

By Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

ISBN-10: 2070361969

ISBN-13: 9782070361960

"Il prit sur l. a. desk à écrire l. a. cire argent et azur et un cachet. Jamais bourreau ne s'était servi d'instruments plus mignons. Le cachet, où était artistement gravée une mystérieuse devise d'amour, était un superbe onyx que lui, Dorsay, avait donné à Hortense dans un temps où l. a. devise ne mentait pas. Il présenta à l. a. flamme de l. a. bougie los angeles cire odorante, qui se fondit toute bouillonnante, et dont il healthy tomber les gouttes étincelantes là où l'amour avait épuisé tout ce qu'il avait de nectar et de parfums.

La victime poussa un cri d'agonie et se souleva pour retomber. Dorsay, intrépide et l. a. major assurée, imprima sur los angeles cire bleue et pailletée qui s'enfonçait dans les chairs brûlées le charmant cachet à los angeles devise d'amour !"

(Le Cachet d'onyx).

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Alfred Tennyson's Tennyson: Poems PDF

By Alfred Tennyson

ISBN-10: 030782361X

ISBN-13: 9780307823618

Alfred, Lord Tennyson used to be a extra complicated author than his prestige as Queen Victoria's favourite poet may recommend. notwithstanding able to rendering rapture and pleasure within the such a lot beautiful verse, in one other mode Tennyson is brother in spirit to Poe and Baudelaire, the writer of darkish, passionate reveries. And even though he valuable poetic culture, his paintings however engaged at once with the nice problems with his time, from industrialization and the difficulty of religion to clinical development and women's rights. A grasp of the quick, excessive lyric, he is additionally sardonic, funny, voluptuous, earthy, and satirical.

This assortment comprises, in fact, such well-known poems as "The girl of Shalott" and "The cost of the sunshine Brigade." There are extracts from all of the significant masterpieces--"Idylls of the King," "The Princess," "In Memoriam"--and numerous whole lengthy poems, akin to "Ulysses" and "Demeter and Persephone," that exhibit his narrative grace. eventually, there are lots of of the quick lyrical poems, corresponding to "Come into the backyard, Maud" and "Break, holiday, Break," for which he's justly celebrated.

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The Return of the King (Lord of the Rings, Book 3) (UK by J. R. R. Tolkien PDF

By J. R. R. Tolkien

ISBN-10: 0007322550

ISBN-13: 9780007322558

For over fifty years, J.R.R. Tolkien’s peerless fable has accrued world wide acclaim because the maximum experience story ever written.

No different author has created a global as precise as Middle-earth, entire with its personal geography, heritage, languages, and legends. And not anyone has created characters as endearing as Tolkien’s large-hearted, hairy-footed hobbits. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings maintains to grab the imaginations of readers of all ages.

In precedent days the jewelry of strength have been crafted via the Elvensmiths, and Sauron, the darkish Lord, cast the only Ring, filling it together with his personal energy in order that he may possibly rule all others. however the One Ring used to be taken from him, and notwithstanding he sought it all through Middle-earth, nonetheless it remained misplaced to him . . .

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Get Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By Seamus Heaney

ISBN-10: 0393069753

ISBN-13: 9780393069754

New York Times bestseller and winner of the Whitbread Award.

Composed towards the tip of the 1st millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the possible invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mom. He then returns to his personal kingdom and dies in previous age in a bright struggle opposed to a dragon. The poem is set encountering the immense, defeating it, after which having to live to tell the tale within the exhausted aftermath. within the contours of this tale, right away distant and uncannily widespread at first of the twenty-first century, Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney reveals a resonance that summons energy to the poetry from deep underneath its floor. attracted to what he has referred to as the "four-squareness of the utterance" in ?Beowulf? and its giant emotional credibility, Heaney offers those epic characteristics new and convincing truth for the modern reader.

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Poemas - download pdf or read online

By Friedrich Hölderlin

Una nueva y extraordinaria traducción del gran poeta alemán.

«Los poetas son vasos sagrados
donde se custodia el vino de los angeles vida,
el espíritu de los héroes.»

Junto a Píndaro, Dante o Shakespeare, Hölderlin pertenece a los angeles restringida familia de los grandes cantores de todos los tiempos. los angeles insondable belleza de sus poemas alcanza una trascendencia que rebasa los límites del movimiento romántico en que se gestaron, adentrándose así en un territorio indómito en el que se entreveran los angeles poesía, los angeles filosofía, el mundo clásico y los angeles espiritualidad.

El presente volumen, extraordinariamente traducido por Eduardo Gil Bera, reúne el corpus esencial de l. a. poesía de juventud y madurez del poeta de Suabia, desde las grandes odas hasta las elegías y los himnos, incluido «El archipiélago», uno de los grandes hitos de l. a. poesía common. Como recuerda Félix de Azúa en su iluminador prólogo, en estos poemas, a pesar de los angeles oscuridad circundante, aúlla un inmenso sí a los angeles vida.

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's The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature PDF

ISBN-10: 0195395166

ISBN-13: 9780195395167

Even though the wonders of historic Roman tradition proceed to draw curiosity around the disciplines, it really is tough to discover a full of life, obtainable number of the complete diversity of the era's literature in English. The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature presents a basic creation to the literature of the Roman empire at its zenith, among the second one century Bc and the second one century advert. good points of this terribly fertile interval in literary fulfillment as evidenced via this anthology are instantly and many times transparent: how related the Romans' view of the realm used to be to our personal and, maybe even extra evidently, how diverse it was once. many of the authors incorporated within the anthology wrote in Latin, yet because the anthology strikes ahead in time, proper Greek texts that replicate the cultural range of Roman literary lifestyles also are integrated, whatever no different such anthology has performed some time past.

Roman literature used to be splendidly artistic and numerous, and the texts during this quantity have been selected from a large variety of genres: drama, epic, philosophy, satire, lyric poetry, love poetry. by means of its very nature an anthology can abbreviate and hence imprecise the main appealing positive factors of even a masterpiece, so the 2 editors haven't simply chosen texts that catch the essence of the respective authors, but additionally have integrated accompanying introductions and afterwords that would consultant the reader in pursuing additional analyzing. The displays of the decisions are enlivened with illustrations that find the works in the contexts of the realm within which they have been written and loved. the scholar and normal reader will come clear of this realized but wonderful anthology with a fuller appreciation of where occupied by way of literature within the Roman global.

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Download e-book for iPad: Ulysses by James Joyce

By James Joyce

ISBN-10: 0141921307

ISBN-13: 9780141921303

Written over a seven-year interval, from 1914 to 1921, this booklet has survived bowdlerization, felony motion and controversy. the unconventional offers with the occasions of 1 day in Dublin, sixteenth June 1904, referred to now as "Bloomsday". The critical characters are Stephen Dedalus, Leopold Bloom and his spouse Molly. Ulysses has been labelled soiled, blasphemous and unreadable. In a well-known 1933 court docket choice, pass judgement on John M. Woolsey declared it an emetic book-although he discovered it now not fairly obscene adequate to disallow its importation into the United States-and Virginia Woolf was once moved to decry James Joyce's "cloacal obsession". None of those descriptions, even though, do the slightest justice to the unconventional. To today it continues to be the modernist masterpiece, during which the writer takes either Celtic lyricism and vulgarity to appropriate extremes. it really is humorous, sorrowful, or even (in its personal method) suspenseful. And regardless of the exegetical that has sprung up within the final seventy five years, Ulysses is additionally a compulsively readable ebook.

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Read e-book online O Diário de Anne Frank PDF

By Anne Frank

ISBN-10: 8577994716

ISBN-13: 9788577994717

12 de junho de 1942 – 1º de agosto de 1944. Ao longo deste período, a jovem Anne Frank escreveu em seu diário toda a tensão que a família Frank sofreu durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Ao fim de longos dias de silêncio e medo aterrorizante, eles foram descobertos pelos nazistas e deportados para campos de concentração. Anne inicialmente foi para Auschwitz, e mais tarde para Bergen-Belsen. A força da narrativa de Anne, com impressionantes relatos das atrocidades e horrores cometidos contra os judeus, faz deste livro um precioso documento. Seu diário já foi traduzido para sixty seven línguas, e é um dos livros mais lidos do mundo. Ele destaca sentimentos, aflições e pequenas alegrias de uma vida incomum, problemas da transformação da menina em mulher, o despertar do amor, a fé inabalável na religião e, principalmente, revela a rara nobreza de um espírito amadurecido no sofrimento. Um retrato da menina por trás do mito.

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The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway PDF

By Ernest Hemingway

ISBN-10: 0684830515

ISBN-13: 9780684830513

released in 1926 to explosive acclaim, The sunlight additionally Rises stands as possibly the main striking first novel ever written via an American author. A roman à clef a few staff of yankee and English expatriates on an expedition from Paris's Left financial institution to Pamplona for the July fiesta and its climactic bull struggle, a trip from the heart of a civilization spiritually bankrupted through the 1st global struggle to an essential, God-haunted international within which religion and honor have not begun to lose their foreign money, the radical captured for the iteration that will end up referred to as "Lost" the spirit of its age, and marked Ernest Hemingway because the preeminent author of his time.

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Download e-book for iPad: Many Conditions of Love by Farahad Zama

By Farahad Zama

ISBN-10: 0349121397

ISBN-13: 9780349121390

Can real love triumph within the face of fierce family members opposition?
Mr Ali's marriage bureau is thriving yet hassle isn't distant as soon as son Rehman starts secretly to woo television journalist Usha within the small cafes and at the attractive shores of South Indian Vizag in an ill-advised romance.
Meanwhile the stunning Aruna has an issue or all her personal. She enjoys being Mr Ali's right-hand girl on the marriage bureau, having a superb husband Ram, and dwelling in a mansion a miles cry from her parents' cramped one-room residence; yet how lengthy can Aruna stay chuffed as soon as her spiteful sister-in-law Mani comes domestic to stay?
When Usha's father unearths out approximately Rehman, a Muslim, the fats is within the hearth. And what's going to Mr and Mrs Ali need to say once they realize too their son has been courting a non-Muslim?

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