Download E-books Denkwürdigkeiten eines Nervenkranken (German Edition) PDF

Daniel Paul Schreber: Denkwürdigkeiten eines Nervenkranken

Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch

Berliner Ausgabe, 2013

Vollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger

  • Erstdruck: Leipzig (Oswald Mutze) 1903.

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  • Schreber, Daniel Paul: Denkwürdigkeiten eines Nervenkranken. Bürgerliche Wahnwelt um Neunzehnhundert. Mit Aufsätzen von Franz Baumayer, einem Vorwort, einem Materialanhang und sechs Abbildungen herausgegeben von Peter Heiligenthal und Reinhard Volk, Wiesbaden: concentration, 1973.

Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger

Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion

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Download E-books Puccini's IL TABARRO OPERA STUDY GUIDE AND LIBRETTO: Opera Classics Library Series PDF

By Burton D. Fisher

A finished new OPERA examine advisor AND LIBRETTO of Puccini's IL TABARRO (The Cloak), that includes primary Characters within the Opera; short tale Synopsis; tale Narrative with tune spotlight Examples; a newly translated LIBRETTO with Italian and English translation side-by-side, with tune spotlight Examples; and Burton D. Fisher's extensive and insightful statement and research.

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Set in mid 19th-century Russia, Demons examines the influence of a charismatic yet unscrupulous self-styled progressive chief on a gaggle of credulous followers.

Inspired by means of the genuine tale of a political homicide that horrified Russians in 1869, Fyodor Dostoevsky conceived of Demons as a “novel-pamphlet” within which he could say every little thing concerning the plague of materialist ideology that he observed infecting his place of origin. What emerged used to be a prophetic and ferociously humorous masterpiece of ideology and homicide in pre-revolutionary Russia–a novel that's rivaled merely by means of The Brothers Karamazov as Dostoevsky’s greatest.

The award-winning translators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky proceed their acclaimed sequence of Dostoevsky translations with this novel, sometimes called The Possessed.

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Download E-books The Wrinkle in Time Quintet Boxed Set (A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, Many Waters, An Acceptable Time) PDF

By Madeleine L'Engle

The Time Quintet contains A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind within the Door, A speedily Tilting Planet, Many Waters, and An applicable Time. The digest field set beneficial properties the artwork of Taeeun Yoo.

A Wrinkle in Time is without doubt one of the most important novels of our time. This awesome, ground-breaking science-fiction and fable tale is the 1st of 5 within the Time Quintet sequence concerning the Murry family.

A Wind within the Door―When Charles Wallace falls unwell, Meg, Calvin, and their instructor, Mr. Jenkins, needs to go back and forth inside of C.W. to make him good, and shop the universe from the evil Echthros.

A speedily Tilting Planet―The Murry and O'Keefe households enlist assistance from the unicorn, Gaudior, to avoid wasting the area from drawing close nuclear war.

Many Waters―Meg Murry, now in university, time travels together with her dual brothers, Sandy and Dennys, to a wilderness oasis that's embroiled in war.

An appropriate Time―While spending time together with her grandparents, Alex and Kate Murry, Polly O'Keefe wanders right into a time 3,000 years sooner than her own.

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Download E-books Erinnerungen 1848-1914 (German Edition) PDF

Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff: Erinnerungen 1848-1914

Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch

Berliner Ausgabe, 2013

Vollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger

  • Erstdruck: Leipzig (Koehler) 1928.

Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe:

  • Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Ulrich von: Erinnerungen 1848–1914. Leipzig: Koehler, 1928.

Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger

Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion

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Download E-books West of Everything: The Inner Life of Westerns (Oxford Paperbacks) PDF

A number one determine within the debate over the literary canon, Jane Tompkins was once one of many first to indicate to the continued relevance of renowned women's fiction within the nineteenth century, lengthy missed or scorned by means of literary critics. Now, in West of Everything, Tompkins exhibits how renowned novels and movies of the yank west have formed the emotional lives of individuals in our time.
Into this global packed with violence and manly braveness, the area of John Wayne and Louis L'Amour, Tompkins takes her readers, allowing them to think what the hero feels, undergo what he endures. Writing with sympathy, perception, and recognize, she probes the most components of the Western--its preoccupation with loss of life, its barren landscapes, galloping horses, hard-bitten males and marginalized women--revealing the view of fact and code of habit those positive aspects comprise. She considers the Western hero's allure to ache, his worry of ladies and language, his wish to dominate the environment--and to merge with it. actually, Tompkins argues, for higher or worse Westerns have taught us all--men especially--how to behave.
It was once as a response opposed to well known women's novels and women's invasion of the general public sphere that Westerns originated, Tompkins continues. With Westerns, males have been reclaiming cultural territory, countering the inwardness, spirituality, and domesticity of the sentimental writers, with a coarse and tumble, secular, man-centered international. Tompkins brings those insights to endure in contemplating movie classics corresponding to Red River and Lonely Are the Brave, and novels equivalent to Louis L'Amour's Last of the Breed and Owen Wister's The Virginian. in a single of the main relocating chapters (chosen for Best American Essays of 1991), Ttompkins exhibits how the lifetime of Buffalo invoice Cody, killer of local american citizens and charismatic famous person of the Wild West exhibit, inspires the contradictory emotions which the Western usually elicits--horror and fascination with violence, but in addition love and admire for the romantic excellent of the cowboy.
Whether analyzing a photo of John Wayne of meditating at the slaughter of farm animals, Jane Tompkins writes with humor, compassion, and a provocative mind. Her booklet will appeak to many americans who learn or watch Westerns, and to all these attracted to a major method of pop culture.

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Download E-books Elements of Chemistry, - In a New Systematic Order, Containing all the Modern Discoveries PDF

Parts of Chemistry, - In a brand new Systematic Order, Containing all of the glossy Discoveries is gifted right here in a top quality paperback variation. This well known vintage paintings by way of Antoine Lavoisier is within the English language, and should now not contain photos or photographs from the unique variation. in case you benefit from the works of Antoine Lavoisier then we hugely suggest this booklet on your e-book assortment.

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On the nationwide convention of legal legislations and Criminology, held in Chicago, at Northwestern collage, in June, 1909, the yank Institute of felony legislations and Criminology used to be geared up; and, as part of its paintings, the next answer was once handed: “Whereas, it's really fascinating that vital treatises on criminology in overseas languages be made easily available within the English language, Resolved, that the president hire a committee of 5 with strength to choose such treatises as of their judgment will be translated, and to rearrange for his or her publication.”

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By Ray Bradbury

The carnival rolls in someday after middle of the night, ushering in Halloween per week early. The shrill siren tune of a calliope beckons to all with a seductive promise of desires and adolescence regained. during this season of demise, Cooger & Dark's Pandemonium Shadow express has come to eco-friendly city, Illinois, to spoil each existence touched through its unusual and sinister secret. And boys will observe the key of its smoke, mazes, and mirrors; pals who will quickly understand all too good the heavy fee of needs. . .and the stuff of nightmare.

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By Thomas Hardy

Hardy's final and so much debatable novel, Jude the Obscure brought on a lot outrage whilst it used to be released in 1895. Jude Fawley, terrible and working-class, longs to review on the collage of Christminster, yet his targets to visit college are thwarted by means of classification prejudice and his entrapment in a loveless marriage. He falls in love together with his unconventional cousin, Sue Bridehead, and their refusal to marry whilst loose to take action confirms their rejection of and by means of the area round them. The stunning destiny that overtakes them is an indictment of a inflexible and uncaring society. this can be the 1st actually serious version, taking account of the adjustments that Hardy remodeled twenty-five years. Hardy's final, and such a lot arguable novel, this revised variation has the 1st really severe textual content, a brand new chronology and bibliography, and considerably revised notes.

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