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Download E-books Gesammelte Werke: Gedichte + Erzählungen + Roman + Dramen + Schriften zu Kunst und Literatur (845 Titel in einem Buch - Vollständige Ausgaben): Briefe ... + Requiem und viel mehr (German Edition) PDF

Dieses booklet: "Gesammelte Werke: Gedichte + Dramen + Erzählungen + Roman + Schriften zu Kunst und Literatur (845 Titel in einem Buch - Vollständige Ausgaben)" ist mit einem detaillierten und dynamischen Inhaltsverzeichnis versehen und wurde sorgfältig korrekturgelesen.
Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926) struggle ein Lyriker deutscher Sprache. Mit seiner in den Neuen Gedichten vollendeten, von der bildenden Kunst beeinflussten Dinglyrik gilt er als einer der bedeutendsten Dichter der literarischen Moderne. Daneben verfasste er Erzählungen, Dramen, einen Roman und Aufsätze zu Kunst und Kultur. Beeinflusst durch die Philosophen Schopenhauer und vor allem Nietzsche, deren Schriften er früh kennengelernt hatte, ist Rilkes Werk geprägt durch eine scharfe Kritik an der Jenseitsorientierung des Christentums und an einer einseitig naturwissenschaftlich-rationalen Weltdeutung. Die Anerkennung der Wirklichkeit ohne Jenseitsvertröstungen oder soziale Entwicklungsromantik prägt auch Rilkes Weltverständnis. Dafür stehen in depth Beobachtungen der Natur sowie des menschlichen Verhaltens und Gefühlslebens. Dies alles bildet Rilkes "Weltinnenraum", in dem sich Außen- und Innenwelt verbinden.
Inhalt:
Roman:
Die Aufzeichnungen des Malte Laurids Brigge
Lyrische Prosa:
Erzählungen aus dem Nachlaß
Erzählungen und Skizzen
Briefe an einen jungen Dichter
Kunstwerke:
August Rodin
Offener short an Maximilian Harden
Von Kunst-Dingen: Kritische Schriften - Dichterische Bekenntnisse
Worpswede: Monographie einer Landschaft und ihrer Maler
Gedichte:
Mir zur Feier
Engellieder
Mädchen-Gestalten
Lieder der Mädchen
Gebete der Mädchen zu Maria
Das Marien-Leben
Das Stunden-Buch
Duineser Elegien
Requiem: Für eine Freundin
Requiem: Für Wolf Graf von Kalckreuth
Das Buch der Bilder
Neue Gedichte
Der neuen Gedichte anderer Teil
Gedichte von 1906 bis 1910
Gedichte von 1910 bis 1922
Die Sonette an Orpheus
Sieben Gedichte
Erste Gedichte
Gedichte in französischer Sprache
Dramen

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Download E-books The Seventy Prepositions (New California Poetry, Volume 10) PDF

By Carol Snow

Carol Snow's award-winning poetry has been in demand and celebrated as "work of adverse beauty" (Robert Hass), "ever stressed, ever re-framing the body of reference" (Boston Review), educating us "how brutally self-transforming a verbal motion might be while undertaken in strong faith" (Jorie Graham). during this, her 3rd quantity, Snow keeps to mine the language to its such a lot mysterious depths and to discover the probabilities its meanings and mechanics carry for definition, transformation, and emotional fact. those poems position us earlier than, and in, language--as we stand earlier than, and in, the realm.

The Seventy Prepositions includes 3 suites of poems. the 1st, "Vocabulary Sentences," displays on phrases and fact by means of taking as a proper motif this sort of sentences used to check vocabulary abilities in hassle-free college. The poems of the second one suite, "Vantage," assemble loosely round questions of viewpoint and conception. The remaining suite unearths its concept within the eastern dry-landscape gardens often called karesansui, similar to the well-known rock backyard at Ryoan-ji Temple in Kyoto. the following the poet methods composition as one faces a "miniature Zen garden," picking and positioning phrases instead of stones, officially, accurately, evocatively.

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Download E-books Iliad (Hackett Classics) PDF

By Homer, Stanley Lombardo

Gripping. . . . Lombardo's fulfillment is the entire extra amazing when you think about the problems of his activity. . . . [He] manages to be respectful of Homer's dire spirit whereas supplying on approximately each web page a few splendidly clean refashioning of his Greek. the result's a brilliant and disarmingly hardbitten remodeling of a very good vintage. --Daniel Mendelsohn, The long island instances booklet Review

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Download E-books Gitanjali (Song Offerings) PDF

By Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore's Gitanjali is a chic expression of the divine in nature.Tagore was once one of many maximum poets of contemporary India. He drew upon a wealthy and sundry culture, starting from Sanskrit writings to Western literature, and enriched Bengali tradition along with his compositions. He bought the Nobel Prize for literature in 1913.

Tagore tried to specific in his poetry the divine spirit that he glimpsed in nature. W.B. Yeats famous that his poetry had "an innocence, a simplicity that one doesn't locate in different places in nature." It touches the soul with its serenity and lyrical caliber. Gitanjali is actually a precious spouse on life's lengthy trip.

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Download E-books Delusions, Etc. PDF

By John Berryman

Mr. Berryman's posthumous publication of poems, Delusions, Etc., have been accomplished and used to be in evidence prior to his demise on January 7, 1972. the hole part, "Opus Dei," is a series of 8 poems according to the places of work of the day from Lauds to Compline—the strains above being quoted from Nones. half contains 5 poems whose topic are George Washington ("Rectitude, and the negative upstanding member"), Beethoven, Emily Dickinson, Georg Trakl, and Dylan Thomas. The 13 poems within the 3rd half contain "Gislebertus' Eve," "Scholars on the Orchid Pavilion," "Ecce Homo," Tampa Stomp," and "Hello." The fourth half is prepared as a scherzo. It begins with "Navajo environment the list Straight" and ends with "Damn You, Jim D., You Woke Me Up." The concluding part is reflective and meditative in tone, with "The Prayer of the Middle-Aged Man," "Somber Prayer," "Minnesota Thanksgiving," and "A ordinary Prayer," and a coda that rises to the excessive spirits of "King David Dances." Delusions, and so on. is a magnificent choice of verse by means of essentially the most unique poets of our time, whose dying on the peak of his powers is a sad loss to letters.

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Download E-books The Iliad PDF

By Homer

The nice battle epic of Western literature, translated through acclaimed classicist Robert Fagles
 
courting to the 9th century B.C., Homer’s undying poem nonetheless vividly conveys the horror and heroism of guys and gods wrestling with towering feelings and fighting amidst devastation and destruction, because it strikes inexorably to the wrenching, tragic end of the Trojan conflict. well known classicist Bernard Knox observes in his terrific advent that even though the violence of the Iliad is grim and constant, it coexists with either photos of civilized lifestyles and a poignant craving for peace.
 
Combining the talents of a poet and student, Robert Fagles, winner of the PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation and a 1996 Academy Award in Literature from the yank Academy of Arts and Letters, brings the power of latest language to this enduring heroic epic. He continues the force and metric song of Homer’s poetry, and inspires the effect and nuance of the Iliad’s enchanting repeated words in what Peter Levi calls “an superb performance.”

This Penguin Classics Deluxe version additionally positive aspects French flaps and deckle-edged paper.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the simplest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts stronger through introductions and notes through exceptional students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations via award-winning translators.

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