Poetry

Download E-books Sämtliche Werke, Briefe und Dokumente. Band 5: 1796-1797. Hyperion, vorletzte Fassung; Gedichte; Hyperion I; Ovid, Vergil, Euripides; Horaz PDF

By Friedrich Hölderlin, D. E. Sattler

Mit dieser Ausgabe schließt der Herausgeber, der als einfacher Leser begann, seine Arbeit ab. Sie enthält auf 3.000 Seiten das Resultat der 1974 begonnenen Arbeit, die für ihn von Anfang an keinen anderen Zweck hatte als den hier vorgelegten, gegenüber allen früheren und noch im Handel erhältlichen Ausgaben wesentlich erweiterten und korrigierten textual content ..

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Download E-books Poetry of Rimbaud PDF

By Robert Greer Cohn

During this confirmed research on Arthur Rimbaud, the world's top authority on Stéphane Mallarmé offers a consultant to the knowledge and appreciation of Rimbaud's whole poetic oeuvre. Robert Greer Cohn starts off with an overview of the poet's lifestyles, focusing quite on a youth and formative years that produced astoundingly unique and often beautiful works, the total physique of poetry through a author who ended his literary construction in his 20th 12 months. Cohn's research, mixed with a considerable advent, weaves jointly the recognized biographical proof with significant clues from the poems to offer a coherent portrait of the internal and outwardly imaged international of the younger poet. Cohn attracts on nondoctrinaire and open-minded ways of recent intensity psychology and philosophy and, such a lot relatively, at the dazzlingly indispensable cosmic imaginative and prescient of Mallarmé

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Download E-books Paradise Lost (Dover Thrift Editions) PDF

Milton's nice 17th-century epic attracts upon Bible tales and classical mythology to discover the which means of lifestyles, as understood by means of humans of the Western global. Its roots lie within the Genesis account of the world's construction and the 1st people; its concentration is a poetic interpretation "Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit / Of that forbidden tree whose mortal style / introduced loss of life into the realm, and all our woe / With lack of Eden."
In elegant poetry of remarkable attractiveness, Milton's poem references stories from Ovid's Metamorphoses, the Iliad and Odyssey, and Virgil's Aeneid. yet one don't need to be a classical student to understand Paradise Lost. as well as its inventive use of language, the poem encompasses a robust and sympathetic portrait of Lucifer, the insurgent angel who often outshines his ethical superiors. With Milton's deft use of irony, the satan makes evil seem strong, simply as satanic practices could seem appealing first and foremost glance.
Paradise Lost has exercised huge, immense impact on generations of artists and their works, starting from the Romantic poets William Blake and Percy Bysshe Shelley to Joseph Haydn's oratorio The Creation and J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

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Download E-books Poems by Robert Frost (Centennial Edition): A Boy's Will and North of Boston (Signet Classics) PDF

By Robert Frost

A centesimal Anniversary Edition
Poems via Robert FrostA Boy’s Will and North of Boston
 
The book of A Boy’s Will (1913) and North of Boston (1914) marked the debut of Robert Frost as an immense expertise and tested him because the actual poetic voice of recent England. 4 of his volumes might win the Pulitzer Prize sooner than his dying in 1963, and his physique of labor has given that develop into a vital part of the yankee nationwide heritage.
 
This is the single variation to offer those classics of their unique shape. A Boy’s Will brought readers to Frost’s unmistakable poetic voice, and in North of Boston, we discover of his most famed poems, “Mending Wall” and “The demise of the employed Man.” With an advent via exotic critic and Amherst professor William H. Pritchard and an afterword via poet and critic Peter Davison, this centennial version stands as a whole and very important creation to the paintings of the fundamental sleek American poet.
 
Introduction through William H. Pritchard
Afterword by means of Peter Davison

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Download E-books Paradise Lost (Dover Thrift Editions) PDF

Milton's nice 17th-century epic attracts upon Bible tales and classical mythology to discover the which means of life, as understood through humans of the Western global. Its roots lie within the Genesis account of the world's construction and the 1st people; its concentration is a poetic interpretation "Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit / Of that forbidden tree whose mortal flavor / introduced loss of life into the area, and all our woe / With lack of Eden."
In elegant poetry of remarkable good looks, Milton's poem references stories from Ovid's Metamorphoses, the Iliad and Odyssey, and Virgil's Aeneid. yet one don't need to be a classical student to understand Paradise Lost. as well as its resourceful use of language, the poem incorporates a strong and sympathetic portrait of Lucifer, the insurgent angel who often outshines his ethical superiors. With Milton's deft use of irony, the satan makes evil look strong, simply as satanic practices could appear appealing first and foremost glance.
Paradise Lost has exercised huge, immense effect on generations of artists and their works, starting from the Romantic poets William Blake and Percy Bysshe Shelley to Joseph Haydn's oratorio The Creation and J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

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Download E-books Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer PDF

By Maya Angelou

Grace, dignity, and eloquence have lengthy been hallmarks of Maya Angelou’s poetry. Her measured verses have stirred our souls, energized our minds, and healed our hearts. even if delivering wish within the darkest of nights or expressing honest pleasure on the extraordinariness of the typical, Maya Angelou has served as our universal voice.

Celebrations is a set of well timed and undying poems which are a vital part of the worldwide textile. a number of works became approximately as iconic as Angelou herself: the inspiring “On the heartbeat of Morning,” learn at President William Jefferson Clinton’s 1993 inauguration; the heartening “Amazing Peace,” provided on the 2005 lights of the nationwide Christmas Tree on the White condominium; “A courageous and Startling Truth,” which marked the 50th anniversary of the United countries; and “Mother,” which superbly honors the 1st girl in our lives. Angelou writes of celebrations private and non-private, a bar mitzvah desire to her nephew, a birthday greeting to Oprah Winfrey, and a memorial tribute to the past due Luther Vandross and Barry White.

More than a author, Angelou is a chronicler of historical past, an suggest for peace, and a champion for the planet, in addition to a patriot, a mentor, and a pal. To be shared and loved, the knowledge and poetry of Maya Angelou proves there's constantly reason for get together.

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Download E-books Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night PDF

By Joyce Sidman

A 2011 Newbery Honor Book

 

Come suppose the cool and shadowed breeze,
come scent your approach one of the bushes,
come contact tough bark and leathered leaves:
Welcome to the evening.

Welcome to the evening, the place mice stir and hairy moths flutter. the place snails spiral into shells as orb spiders circle in silk. the place the roots of oak timber recuperate and service from their time within the mild. the place the porcupette eats delicacies—raspberry leaves!—and coos and sings.

Come out to the cool, evening wooden, and buzz and hoot and howl—but do watch out for the good horned owl—for it’s wild and it’s windy method out within the woods!

This Newbery Honor-winning photo booklet combines superbly written poetry with proof of the woodland and complex illustrations to shape a marvelously enticing assortment.

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Download E-books With Deer PDF

By Aase Berg, Johannes Goransson

This can be my test, no longer a retail book. I'm unsure if there's one to be had. in the event you get pleasure from this booklet, please try out her different books released via Black Ocean. This booklet has either the unique Swedish and English translations.

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Translated from the Swedish through Johannes Goransson. during this, her first single-volume assortment to be released in English, Aase Berg works a depraved necromancy in her poems. Filling each one web page with fluids and viscera she plunges into the palpable, pulsating middle of our psyche--pulling up fistfuls of nightmares without delay unusual and customary. To learn this publication is to glimpse the ecstasy you usually suspected lay on the middle of each rapturous horror. WITH DEER [Hos radjur] was once Berg's first full-length e-book of poetry, initially released in Sweden in 1996. considering that then she has released 4 extra books in her local language, exploring the divine terror throbbing underneath the outside of a naturalistic and rarely human global. "Oh, you have got taken it too a ways, Aase Berg, in this box journey to dismember an apocalyptic physique that's self-bomb, culture-bomb; you're scratching on the inside of the bomb that has no external. Amusedly, bombastically, terrifyingly you scratch. Johannes Gorannson's translation is luxurious and boldly guttural and the 2 of you may have my intestines by way of a leash. `One via one you grew to become my faces up/toward the sun's surface/and drank them like deer water'"--Cathy Wagner.

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Aase Berg (born 1967) is a Swedish poet and critic. She was once one of the founding individuals of the Stockholm Surrealist crew in 1986 and released an early ebook on their publishing corporation Surrealistförlaget in 1988. in the course of the past due Nineteen Nineties she has emerged as some of the most favourite younger poets in Sweden and has given that 1997 had a number of collections of poetry released through a number of branches of the Bonnier publishing condominium, the most important and so much prestigious in Sweden. Aase Berg made her debut as a prose author with a quick tale within the assortment Perversioner: 12 noveller om avvikelser, released on Vertigo, the publishing corporation of Carl-Michael Edenborg, one other member of the Stockholm surrealist staff. Berg has additionally been editor of the literary magazine Bonniers Litterära Magasin (commonly referred to as BLM), has contributed to the magazine 90tal, later renamed 00tal, and is a critic for the newspaper Expressen.

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Download E-books Empire of Dreams PDF

By Giannina Braschi

An interesting and hypnotizing paintings of postmodern fiction from groundbreaking Hispanic-American author Giannina Braschi, Empire of Dreams chronicles a decade-long love affair with Eighties long island and all its contradictions. The city’s perversions and passions, strength and marginality, grandeur and squalor come vibrantly to lifestyles in all the book’s 3 sections. “Book of Clowns and Buffoons” imagines lifestyles within the urban as a carnival-style spectacle that eventually leads to chaos. encouraged via the Puerto Rican Day parade, a bucolic social gathering reclaims the town in “Pastoral.” And “The Intimate Diary of Solitude” spoofs the paranormal realism of Latin American novelists reminiscent of Gabriel Garcia Marquez with its story of aspiring actress-writer Mariquita Samper, who documents the times of her more and more outlandish existence in a magical diary. Wildly creative, wealthy and complex, Empire of Dreams has garnered sparkling compliment for being “an ‘in-your-face statement’ of the energy of Latino tradition within the US” (New York Daily News).

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