Download E-books Histoire de ma vie, Tomes 1-3 PDF

By Giacomo Casanova

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Les célèbres Mémoires de Casanova, dans une nouvelle édition établie d'après le manuscrit unique acquis par los angeles BnF, accompagnée d'un appareil critique et renouvelé.

Cette nouvelle édition, remaniée en profondeur, de l'Histoire de ma vie est entièrement fondée sur le manuscrit acquis par l. a. BnF en 2010. Elle en respecte le découpage et procure pour l. a. première fois un texte fiable, corrigé des erreurs de transcription de los angeles précédente édition Brockhaus-Plon de 1960 (reprise dans los angeles assortment "Bouquins" par Francis Lacassin en 1993). Ce foremost quantity reproduit les tomes 1 à three des Mémoires, depuis l'enfance de Giacomo jusqu'à son évasion de l. a. felony des Plombs, en novembre 1756.

Une nouvelle préface présente un Casanova éloigné des clichés pour faire apparaître l'importance de l'écrivain et du penseur. L'appareil critique, lui aussi renouvelé et enrichi, se concentre sur le travail d'écriture de Casanova : il restitue l'histoire de los angeles langue, éclaire son choix d'écrire en français sans renoncer à l'italianité ("La langue française est l. a. sœur bien-aimée de los angeles mienne ; je l'habille souvent à l'italienne", écrit-il) et retranscrit dans l. a. mesure du attainable les passages biffés sur le manuscrit.

Ce quantity 1 reproduit trois variantes importantes : les différents projets de préface de l'auteur, les deux types du superior séjour parisien (1750-1752), et le récit de l'évasion publié en 1788 sous le titre Histoire de ma fuite des Plombs.

Enfin, on y trouvera plusieurs records permettant de mieux comprendre le monde de Casanova : évaluation de ses revenus, tables de conversion des monnaies européennes, règles de jeux comme le pharaon, cartes illustrant les déplacements du Vénitien (monde méditerranéen, quartiers de Venise et de Paris).

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Download E-books Death Sentence PDF

By Maurice Blanchot

This lengthy awaited reprint of a booklet approximately which John Hollander wrote: A masterful model of 1 of the main notable novels in any language on account that international warfare II, is the tale of the narrator's kin with girls, one terminally unwell, the opposite chanced on immobile by means of him in a darkened room after a bomb explosion has separated them. via greater than forty years, the French author Maurice Blanchot has produced an excellent physique of fiction and feedback, writes Gilbert Sorrentino within the ny assessment of Books, and John Updike within the New Yorker: Blanchot's prose provides an impact, like Henry James, of wearing meanings so fragile they may fall apart in transit.

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Download E-books La obra (Penguin Clásicos) PDF

By Émile Zola

Los mejores libros jamás escritos.

Novela sobre los angeles naturaleza de l. a. creación artística, sobre el amor, l. a. amistad y sobre el fascinante y complejo alumbramiento del impresionismo, La obra es uno de los títulos más valientes y perdurables de l. a. literatura del siglo XIX.

Perteneciente al ciclo de los Rougon-Macquart, La obra, l. a. novela más autobiográfica de su autor, está inspirada en los angeles relación del propio Zola con Cézanne.

El pintor Claude Lantier intenta terminar un óleo de grandes dimensiones que represente l. a. modernidad del Segundo Imperio, en los albores del movimiento impresionista. Su enfermiza obsesión se verá mezclada con el amor de Christine -la mujer que le sirve de modelo- y su difícil amistad con el novelista Sandoz.

Esta edición, que recoge l. a. reciente traducción de José Ramón Monreal, se abre con un amplio estudio de Ignacio Echevarría, uno de los editores y críticos literarios más reputados de nuestro país.

«¿Existe, en arte, otra cosa que dar lo que se lleva dentro?»

Clarín dijo...
«De todas las novelas de Zola se podrían hacer grandes cuadros, por l. a. fuerza plástica, por l. a. precisión y l. a. expresión de las líneas.»

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Download E-books The Complete Works of Emile Zola PDF

This e-book variation includes the unabridged whole Works of Emile Zola translated into English language, with an in depth and practical desk of contents.

Émile François Zola (1840 – 1902) was once a French author, an important exemplar of the literary institution of naturalism and a big contributor to the improvement of theatrical naturalism. He used to be an important determine within the political liberalization of France and within the exoneration of the falsely accused and convicted military officer Alfred Dreyfus, that is encapsulated within the well known newspaper headline J'Accuse.

Content:

The Early Novels:

CLAUDE’S CONFESSION

THE useless WOMAN’S WISH

THE secret OF MARSEILLE

THERESE RAQUIN

MADELEINE FERAT

The Rougon-Macquart Cycle:

THE FORTUNE OF THE ROUGONS

THE KILL

THE fats AND THE THIN

THE CONQUEST OF PLASSANS

ABBE MOURET’S TRANSGRESSION

HIS EXCELLENCY EUGENE ROUGON

THE DRAM SHOP

A LOVE EPISODE

NANA

PIPING HOT

THE women’ PARADISE

THE pleasure OF LIFE

GERMINAL

HIS MASTERPIECE

THE EARTH

THE DREAM

THE HUMAN BEAST

MONEY

THE DOWNFALL

DOCTOR PASCAL

The 3 Cities:

LOURDES

ROME

PARIS

The 4 Gospels:

FRUITFULNESS

LABOUR

TRUTH

The brief Stories:

STORIES FOR NINON

NEW tales FOR NINON

PARISIAN SKETCHES

THE assault at the MILL

THE FLOOD

CAPTAIN BURLE

THE MILLER’S DAUGHTER

THE dying OF OLIVIER BECAILLE

NAÏS MICOULIN

J’Accuse !:

I ACCUSE...!

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Download E-books Exile and the Kingdom PDF

By Albert Camus

From a number of masterfully rendered views, those six tales depict humans at painful odds with the area round them. A spouse can simply quit to a barren region evening by way of betraying her husband. An artist struggles to honor his personal aspirations in addition to society's expectancies of him. A missionary brutally switched over to the worship of a tribal fetish is left with yet an echo of his id. even if set in North Africa, Paris, or Brazil, the tales in Exile and the Kingdom are probing images of non secular exile, and man’s perpetual look for an internal state during which to be reborn. They exhibit Camus on the peak of his powers.

Now, at the fiftieth anniversary of the book’s e-book, Carol Cosman’s new translation recovers a literary treasure for our time.

Albert Camus received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957.

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Download E-books La Peste (Folio Series, 42) (French Edition) PDF

By Albert Camus

Los angeles Peste est un roman d Albert Camus publié en 1947 qui allow en partie à son auteur de remporter le prix Nobel en 1957. Il a pour théâtre Oran durant l. a. période de l Algérie française. L histoire se déroule dans les années 1940. Le roman raconte sous forme de chronique los angeles vie quotidienne des habitants de l. a. ville pendant une épidémie de peste qui frappe l. a. ville et l. a. coupe du monde extérieur.

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Download E-books Selected Writings (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Gérard de Nerval

Gerard de Nerval (1808-1855), a modern of Poe, De Quincey, Gogol and Heine, brought into French literature a method of writing rooted in German romanticism but already recognizably modernist in its explorations of the doubtful borderlines among dream and fact, irony and insanity, autobiography and fiction.. "This collection of writings - the 1st such accomplished collecting to seem in English - presents an summary of Nerval's paintings as a poet, belletrist, short-story author and autobiographer. as well as 'Aurelia', the memoir of his insanity, 'Sylvie' (considered a 'masterpiece' by means of Proust), and the airtight sonnets of 'The Chimeras', this quantity comprises Nerval's Doppelganger stories and experimental fictions. decisions from his correspondence display a lucid expertise of the suggestions wherein nineteenth-century psychiatry consigned his visionary mind's eye to the purgatory of psychological affliction.

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Download E-books Exercises in Style PDF

By Raymond Queneau

“A paintings of genius in an excellent translation by way of Barbara Wright….Endlessly interesting and intensely funny.” —Philip Pullman

The plot of Exercises in Style is easy: a guy will get into an issue with one other passenger on a bus. even though, this anecdote is advised ninety nine extra occasions, each one in a considerably diverse variety, as a sonnet, an opera, in slang, and with many extra diversifications. This virtuoso set of adaptations is a linguistic rust-remover, and a advisor to literary kinds.

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Download E-books Coup de Grace PDF

Set within the Baltic provinces within the aftermath of worldwide battle I, Coup de Grace tells the tale of an intimacy that grows among 3 adolescents hemmed in through civil conflict: Erick, a Prussian battling with the White Russians opposed to the Bolsheviks; Conrad, his ally from adolescence; and Sophie, whose unrequited love for Conrad turns into an insufferable burden.

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Download E-books Dead Time: Temporal Disorders in the Wake of Modernity (Baudelaire and Flaubert) PDF

By Elissa Marder

This publication explores how modernity provides upward thrust to temporal issues whilst time can't be assimilated and built-in into the world of lived adventure. encouraged via Walter Benjamin's description of the surprise event of modernity via readings of Baudelaire, the publication turns to Baudelaire and Flaubert for you to derive insights into the numerous temporal problems (such as trauma, dependancy, and fetishism) that pervade modern culture.

Through shut readings of Baudelaire's Flowers of Evil and Flaubert's Madame Bovary, Elissa Marder argues that those nineteenth-century texts can, sarcastically, make us conscious of facets of present-day lifestyles that aren't simply defined or perceived. Following reflections through Benjamin, Jameson, and Lyotard, she indicates that the power to degree time raises in inverse share to the human skill to specific it and create that means via it. even if now we have elevated our skill to checklist occasions, we've got develop into jointly much less in a position to assimilate the adventure of the very occasions that new applied sciences let us to list. The literary articulations of habit and fetishism in Baudelaire and Flaubert display that those temporal issues could be understood structurally as expressions of an lack of ability to reside in time. At a psychic point, they are often learn as makes an attempt to chase away elevated stimuli and undesirable elements of truth via preventing time.

The publication additionally interrogates the connection among misogyny and modernity. by means of revealing the privileged functionality assigned to female figures in Baudelaire and Flaubert, and fascinating with modern writings in psychoanalysis, feminism, and cultural reviews, this paintings indicates how the event of time—and the makes an attempt to forestall it—become inscribed on a female or feminized physique. Dead Time offers us with a fashion of knowing how our personal collective temporal problems should be a part of the unassimilated legacy of nineteenth-century modernity.

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