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 energy and information. On a deeper point man's decay from picking fabric issues over the non secular is depicted.

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Download E-books The Barber of Seville and the Marriage of Figaro PDF

By John Wood, Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais

A French courtier, undercover agent, libertine and adventurer, Beaumarchais (1732-99) used to be additionally writer of 2 gleaming performs concerning the scoundrelly valet Figaro - positive successes that have been used because the foundation of operas through Mozart and Rossini. A hugely attractive comedy of intrigue, The Barber of Seville portrays the imaginitive Figaro foiling a jealous previous man's makes an attempt to maintain his attractive ward from her lover. And the wedding of Figaro - condemned by means of Louis XVI for its bold satire of the Aristocracy and privilege - depicts a grasp and servant set in competition by way of their hope for a similar lady. With attribute lightness of contact, Beaumarchais created an audacious farce of conceal and flawed id that balances wit, frivolity and seriousness in equivalent measure.

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Download E-books Farsa da Boa Preguiça PDF

By Ariano Suassuna

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Ariano Suassuna (born João Pessoa, 1927) is a Brazilian playwright and writer. he's within the "Movemento Amorial". He based the scholar Theater at Federal college of Pernambuco. 4 of his performs were filmed and he's one in all Brazil's maximum dwelling playwrights. he's additionally an incredible local author doing numerous novels set within the Northeast of Brazil. He bought an honorary doctorate at a rite played at a circus. he's the writer of, between different works, the "Auto da Compadecida" and "A Pedra do Reino". he's a staunch defender of the tradition of the Northeast, and his works care for the preferred tradition of the Northeast.

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A obra conta a trajetória do poeta e cantador Joaquim Simão e de sua mulher Nevinha, ambos à mercê de pessoas inescrupulosas, santos e demônios. São muitas as tentações e pecados que assolam o casal. Joaquim Simão sofre de três fraquezas: preguiça, poesia e mulher. Sua esposa tenta, em vão, convencer seu marido a trabalhar. Para desestruturar ainda mais a relação, Aderaldo tenta conquistar Nevinha. Já Joaquim Simão é assediado por Clarabela. A história é narrada e comentada por três santos: Manuel Carpinteiro, São Pedro e São Miguel.

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Download E-books Invisible Country: Four Polish Plays PDF

By Włodzimierz Perzynski, Tadeusz Rittner, Stanisław Przybyszewski, Leopold Staff

The overdue 19th and early 20th century marked a tumultuous interval in Poland’s historical past, with artists and writers operating below tricky sociopolitical stipulations. This ebook includes the 1st English- language translations of 4 performs by means of Polish writers within the modernist culture: Snow by way of Stanislaw Przybyszewski, In a Small condo by way of Tadeusz Rittner, Ashanti via Wlodzimierz Perzynski, and all of the related by way of Leopold employees. Well-chosen and thoroughly annotated, those translations supply vital perception into this underexplored sector of Polish dramatic historical past and perform and facilitate larger figuring out of its position within the improvement of eu theater. additionally incorporated is a huge dialogue of the features of translation for the theater.

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Download E-books King Lear: A Parallel Text Edition (Longman Annotated Texts) PDF

By William Shakespeare

An absolutely annotated, modern-spelling model of the 4to (1608) andFolio (1623) texts of King Lear, re-examining the continued textual and bibliographical debate at the courting among the 2 texts. the 2 types are revealed in parallel on dealing with pages and on-the-page annotations establish and elucidate their significant changes.

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Download E-books Love Virtually PDF

By Daniel Glattauer

'Write to me, Emmi. Writing is like kissing, yet with no lips. Writing is kissing with the mind.' It starts off accidentally: Leo gets emails in errors from an unknown lady referred to as Emmi. Being well mannered he replies, and Emmi writes again. a couple of short exchanges are all it takes to spark a mutual curiosity in one another, and shortly Emmi and Leo are sharing their innermost secrets and techniques and longings. The erotic pressure simmers, and it sort of feels just a subject of time ahead of they're going to meet in individual. yet they preserve disposing of the instant - the possibility either excites and unsettles them. And in the end, Emmi is fortunately married. Will their emotions for every different live on the try of a real-life come upon? And if that is so, what then? Love nearly is a humorous, fast paced and totally soaking up novel, with lots of twists and turns, a couple of love affair performed fullyyt via e-mail.

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Download E-books The Second Part of King Henry the Sixth (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 21) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual variation 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。

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Download E-books Ideal (Penguin Modern Classics) PDF

By Ayn Rand

INCLUDES THE NEVER-BEFORE-PUBLISHED NOVEL

In print for the 1st time ever, writer and thinker Ayn Rand’s novel Ideal.

Originally conceived as a singular yet then remodeled right into a play through Ayn Rand, Ideal is the tale of gorgeous yet tormented actress Kay Gonda. Accused of homicide, she is at the run, and she or he turns for support to 6 enthusiasts who've written letters to her, every one telling her that she represents their ideal—a first rate kinfolk guy, a far-left activist, a cynical artist, an evangelist, a playboy, and a misplaced soul. each one reacts to her plight in his personal approach, their reactions a glimpse into their mystery selves and their real values. in spite of everything their responses to her pleas supply Kay the solutions she has been seeking.

Ideal was written in 1934 as a unique, yet Ayn Rand notion the subject matter of the piece will be greater learned as a play and placed the unconventional apart. Now, either models of Ideal are to be had for the 1st time ever to the hundreds of thousands of Ayn Rand enthusiasts worldwide, giving them a special chance to discover the artistic strategy of Rand as she wrote first a publication, then a play, and the variations among the two.

WITH AN creation by way of LEONARD PEIKOFF
 

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Download E-books The First Part of King Henry the Fourth (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 17) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual variation 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。

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