Posted on

Download E-books Faust: A Tragedy, Parts One and Two, Fully Revised PDF

A vintage of worldwide literature, Goethe’s Faust is a philosophical and poetic drama packed with satire, irony, humor, and tragedy. Martin Greenberg re-creates not just the text’s assorted meter and rhyme but additionally its different tones and styles—dramatic and lyrical, reflective and farcical, pathetic and coarse, colloquial and hovering. His rendition of Faust is the 1st devoted, readable, and skillfully written translation of Goethe’s masterpiece on hand in English. eventually, the Greenberg Faust comes in a unmarried quantity, including a completely up to date translation, preface, and notes.
 
“Greenberg has complete an impressive literary feat. He has taken a very good German paintings, in the past all yet inaccessible to English readers, and made it right into a glowing English poem, jam-packed with verve and wit. Greenberg's translation lives; it's performed in a contemporary idiom yet with admire for the unique textual content; i discovered it a pleasure to read.”—Irving Howe (on the sooner edition)
 
 

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Faust: A Tragedy, Parts One and Two, Fully Revised PDF

Posted on

Download E-books Coming Up for Air PDF

By George Orwell

George Bowling, the hero of this comedian novel, is a middle-aged coverage salesman who lives in a normal English suburban row condo with a spouse and kids. at some point, after successful a few funds from of venture, he is going again to the village the place he grew up, to fish for carp in a pool he recalls from thirty years prior to. The pool, unfortunately, is long past, the village has replaced past attractiveness, and the important occasion of his vacation is an unintended bombing via the RAF.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Coming Up for Air PDF

Posted on

Download E-books Troilus and Cressida: Third Series, Revised Edition (The Arden Shakespeare Third Series) PDF

A revised variation of this fascinating and complicated play, up-to-date to hide fresh severe considering and level heritage. Troilus and Cressida is a tragedy usually labelled a "problem" play due to its obvious mixture of genres and its tough issues. Set within the Trojan Wars it tells a narrative of doomed love and honour, supplying a debased view of human nature in war-time and a degree peopled by means of normally unsympathetic characters. The revised variation makes a fantastic textual content for research at undergraduate point and above.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Troilus and Cressida: Third Series, Revised Edition (The Arden Shakespeare Third Series) PDF

Posted on

Download E-books The Life and Death of Julius Caesar (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 30) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Life and Death of Julius Caesar (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 30) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

Posted on

Download E-books The Spanish Prisoner and The Winslow Boy: Two Screenplays PDF

By David Mamet

Pulitzer Prize winner David Mamet ranks one of the century's so much influential writers for degree and monitor. His dialogue--abrasive, rhythmic--illuminates a latest aesthetic evocative of Samuel Beckett. His plots--surprising, comedian, topical--have evoked comparisons to masters from Alfred Hitchcock to Arthur Miller. listed below are screenplays demonstrating the staggering diversity of Mamet's abilities.
        The Spanish Prisoner, a neo-noir mystery a couple of research-and-development cog hoodwinked out of his personal marvelous discovery, demonstrates Mamet's incomparable use of personality in a dizzying story of twists and wrong id. The Winslow Boy, Mamet's revisitation of Terence Rattigan's  classic 1946 play, tells of a thirteen-year-old boy accused of stealing a five-shilling postal order and the tug of battle for fact that ensues among his middle-class kinfolk and the Royal army. Crackling with wit, clever and surprising, The Spanish Prisoner and The Winslow Boy have a good time Mamet's targeted genius and our everlasting fascination with the extreme predicaments of the typical guy.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Spanish Prisoner and The Winslow Boy: Two Screenplays PDF

Posted on

Download E-books Cymbeline (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 36) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Cymbeline (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 36) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

Posted on

Download E-books A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) PDF

By George R. R. Martin

NOW THE ACCLAIMED HBO sequence GAME OF THRONES

From a grasp of up to date delusion comes the 1st novel of a landmark sequence not like any you’ve ever learn ahead of. With A video game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin has introduced a real masterpiece, bringing jointly the simplest the style has to supply. secret, intrigue, romance, and experience fill the pages of this very good saga, the 1st quantity in an epic sequence certain to satisfaction myth lovers everywhere.
 
A online game OF THRONES
A music OF ICE AND fireplace: ebook ONE
 
Long in the past, in a time forgotten, a preternatural occasion threw the seasons out of stability. In a land the place summers can final many years and winters an entire life, difficulty is brewing. The chilly is returning, and within the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister forces are massing past the kingdom’s protecting Wall. To the south, the king’s powers are failing—his such a lot relied on adviser lifeless lower than mysterious situations and his enemies rising from the shadows of the throne. on the middle of the clash lie the Starks of Winterfell, a kin as harsh and unyielding because the frozen land they have been born to. Now Lord Eddard Stark is reluctantly summoned to function the king’s new Hand, an appointment that threatens to sunder not just his relations however the nation itself.

Sweeping from a harsh land of chilly to a summertime country of epicurean lots, A video game of Thrones tells a story of lords and girls, infantrymen and sorcerers, assassins and bastards, who come jointly in a time of grim omens. the following an enigmatic band of warriors endure swords of no human steel; a tribe of fierce wildlings hold males off into insanity; a merciless younger dragon prince barters his sister to win again his throne; a baby is misplaced within the twilight among existence and dying; and a decided girl undertakes a treacherous trip to guard all she holds pricey. Amid plots and counter-plots, tragedy and betrayal, victory and terror, allies and enemies, the destiny of the Starks hangs perilously within the stability, as either side endeavors to win that deadliest of conflicts: the sport of thrones.

Unparalleled in scope and execution, A online game of Thrones is a type of infrequent examining studies that seize you up from the outlet pages, won’t allow you to cross until eventually the top, and go away you longing for more.

From the Hardcover edition.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) PDF

Posted on

Download E-books The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus PDF

By Christopher Marlowe

Marlowe was once an English poet, dramatist and translator within the Elizabethian interval. Faust is the well-known tale of a guy promoting his soul to the satan for strength and information. On a deeper point man's decay from opting for fabric issues over the religious is depicted.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus PDF

Posted on

Download E-books The Comedy Errors (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 5) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Comedy Errors (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 5) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

Posted on

Download E-books The Midwife's Confession PDF

By Diane Chamberlain

Dear Anna,
What i need to inform you is tough to jot down, yet i do know it is going to be way more tough so that you can listen, and i am so sorry…

The unfinished letter is the single clue Tara and Emerson need to the explanation in the back of their shut good friend Noelle's suicide. every thing they knew approximately Noelle—her calling as a midwife, her ardour for explanations, her love for her associates and family—described a lady who embraced life.

Yet there has been quite a bit they didn't know.

With the invention of the letter and its heartbreaking mystery, Noelle's pals start to discover the reality approximately this complicated girl who touched every one in their lives—and the lifetime of a determined stranger—with love and betrayal, compassion and deceit.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Midwife's Confession PDF