Download E-books Die Insel der tausend Quellen: Roman (German Edition) PDF

By Sarah Lark

London, 1732: Nach dem Tod ihrer ersten großen Liebe geht die Kaufmannstochter Nora eine Vernunftehe mit einem verwitweten Zuckerrohrpflanzer auf Jamaika ein.

Aber das Leben in der Karibik gestaltet sich nicht so, wie Nora es sich erträumt hat. Der Umgang der Plantagenbesitzer mit den Sklaven schockiert sie zutiefst, und sie entschließt sich, auf ihrer Zuckerrohrfarm manches zum Besseren zu wenden. Überraschend unterstützt sie dabei ihr erwachsener Stiefsohn Doug, als er aus Europa anreist. Allerdings versetzt seine Rückkehr manches in Aufruhr - vor allem Noras Gefühle. Doch dann verliert Nora durch ein tragisches Ereignis plötzlich alles, bis auf ihr Leben ...

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Download E-books Daniel Casper Von Lohenstein Samtliche Werke: Ibrahim (Bassa) Cleopatra (Erst- Und Zweitfassung) Abteilung II Dramen: Teilband 2 Kommentar (German Edition) PDF

Daniel Casper von Lohenstein (1635-1683) is likely one of the most vital German Baroque writers. He used to be a attorney, envoy and Imperial Councillor who wrote quite a few tricky tragedies, with his major paintings, the large-scale but unfinished novel Arminius, that's considered as a key novel at the social and political scenario within the German Empire after the Thirty Years' warfare. The Berlin venture is the 1st historic whole observation. except the literary works, it includes letters and biographical records, which enable a extra profound realizing of the writer, his time and his works. The variation is scheduled tocontain 25 volumes, divided into six sections: 1. Lyric poetry, 2. dramas, three. Arminius, four. shorter prose works, five. translations, and six. letters, legit writings, biographical records, old files at the reception of his works. every one quantity has an article record appended, including a quantity of remark with precise info at the heritage of the fabric, the resources, genuine fabric and intertextual connections, an actual account of the documentary resources, a entire bibliography of the learn literature and an index of names.

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Download E-books Doblin-Handbuch: Leben Werk Wirkung (German Edition) PDF

Alfred Doblin hat die literarische Avantgarde des fruhen 20. Jahrhunderts entscheidend mitgestaltet. Das Handbuch stellt das Gesamtwerk dieses Anregers und Reprasentanten der Modernebewegungen vor und macht die thematische und stilistische Vielfalt seines Schreibens deutlich: Die Romane, Erzahlungen und Dramen, aber auch seine politische Publizistik und asthetisch-poetologischen Schriften werden in detaillierten Analysen unter Berucksichtigung der Entstehungs- und Wirkungsgeschichte wie auch des zeit-, kultur- und literaturgeschichtlichen Kontextes behandelt."

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Download E-books In Principio Erano Le Mutande (Italian Edition) PDF

By Rossana Campo

Questo è un romanzo dove c'è una ragazza che according to le conquiste d'amore si dichiara diabolica. Eternamente bisognosa di cibo e affetto, sempre senza una lira, le tocca fare i lavori più strampalati. Vive da sola con il gatto Ulisse in una casa dei vicoli che cade a pezzi, con donne africane come vicine, e sempre con il problema di sfuggire alla padrona di casa e advert altri creditori. Anche l. a. banda dei suoi amici non è da meno. Soprattutto los angeles sua amica del cuore, Giovanna, che si innamora solo di maschi neri (tutt'al più sudamericani, facendo uno sforzo) e non smette di raccontarle le sue magiche notti d'amore senza omettere alcun particolare. l. a. nostra eroina ci descrive, con un linguaggio comico, "basso" e carnale, los angeles sua storia fatta di esilaranti "sfighe" d'amore che producono grandi sofferenze (sempre di una comicità irresistibile) ma anche avventurose maniere in step with sfuggire alle malinconie e, quasi eroicamente, tirare avanti. Sfilano così le passioni consistent with panettieri un pò porci e ginecologi donnaioli, psicologi mammoni e archeologi depressi... Finché un giorno fatale entra in scena un tipo "brizzolato, grande pancia, battuta pronta e amante delle gioie alcoliche" come lei, e si scatena una serie di avventure da non dire... Perché il suo motto resterà sempre; "Signori miei, velo dico, l'amore quando ci si mette è proprio bello".

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Download E-books E.T.A. Hoffmann: Leben - Werk - Wirkung (de Gruyter Lexikon) (German Edition) PDF

E.T.A. Hoffmann (1776-1822) was once a universally talented artist, musician, attorney and author whose very good stories and romantic fairy tales have had a decisive impression on international literature. This instruction manual displays the present kingdom of analysis with info at the broad variety of his fields of task, at the ancient and aesthetic necessities for his literary, musical and felony paintings, at the person works themselves, at the heritage in their reception and on systematic features corresponding to mediality, poetics, personality drawing and so on. additionally, it offers a entire bibliography including brief biographies of individuals attached with Hoffmann.

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Download E-books We (Russian Edition) PDF

We is a dystopian novel through Yevgeny Zamyatin accomplished in 1921. It used to be written in line with the author's own stories throughout the Russian revolution of 1905, the Russian revolution of 1917, his existence within the Newcastle suburb of Jesmond, and his paintings within the Tyne shipyards through the First international struggle. It used to be on Tyneside that he saw the collectivization of labour on a wide scale. We is determined sooner or later. D-503 lives within the One nation, an city country built nearly fullyyt of glass, which permits the key police/spies to notify on and supervise the general public extra simply. The constitution of the kingdom is comparable to the felony layout thought constructed by way of Jeremy Bentham in general often called the Panopticon. moreover, existence is prepared to advertise greatest effective potency alongside the traces of the procedure recommended through the highly influential F.W. Taylor. humans march consistent with one another and put on exact garments. there is not any method of pertaining to humans retailer by way of their given numbers. men have abnormal numbers prefixed by means of consonants; women have even numbers prefixed through vowels.

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Download E-books Il trono di spade: Il regno dei lupi-La regina dei draghi: 2 [ Game of Thrones book 2 ] (Italian Edition) PDF

Nel cielo dei Sette Regni, travolti da una guerra devastatrice, evaluate una cometa dal sinistro colore di sangue. È l'ennesimo segno di immani catastrofi che si stanno preparando? L'estate dell'abbondanza sembra ormai definitivamente passata, e ben quattro condottieri si contendono ferocemente il Trono di Spade. Intanto al di là del mare caldo l'orgogliosa principessa in esilio Daenerys Targaryen, è pronta a rischiare tutto in line with los angeles corona che le appartiene di diritto. Solo in step with lei, forse, l. a. cometa di sangue non è un presagio di tragedia ma l'araldo della riscossa. Questa edizione presenta in un quantity unico "Il regno dei lupi" e "La regina dei draghi", corrispondente al Libro secondo delle Cronache del ghiaccio e del fuoco, così come concepito dall'autore.

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