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ОТ СКАЗКИ ДО ФАРСА / FROM THE FAIRY TALE TO THE FARCE By Андрей Кружнов
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This book presents six plays: three plays for children and three plays for the adult audience. Plays for children are presented by New Year's, romantic, and heroic fairy tales. For adults it is... More > phantasmagoric history, drama incident and a light farce.These plays also are self-sufficient for reading, the author has a poetic sight at the world, sometimes he is inclined to mystification and well feels energy of a word, its form and force./ В этой книге автор представляет шесть пьес: три пьесы для детей и три пьесы для взрослого зрителя. Пьесы для детей представлены новогодней "Ёлка и Белка", романтической "Принцесса-русалочка", и героической "Яспер-лесной охотник" сказками. Для взрослых это фантасмагорическая история "Кудыкина степь", драматическое происшествие "В трёх соснах" и лёгкий фарс "Советские Штаты Америки, или Исповедь лузера". Пьесы также самодостаточны для чтения, автор имеет поэтический взгляд на мир, порой склонен к мистификации и хорошо чувствует энергию слова, его форму и силу.< Less
Dagen [Dutch] By Stijn Streuvels
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Stijn Streuvels [born Franciscus (Frank) Petrus Maria Lateur] (3... More > October 1871, Heule, Kortrijk - 15 August 1969, Ingooigem, Anzegem) was a Belgian writer.He started writing at a very young age. He was inspired by his uncle (another famous writer) Guido Gezelle. Until 1905 he worked as a baker at Avelghem, a village near Kortrijk. Initially his work was published in an insignificant magazine, De jonge Vlaming (The young Fleming). Soon he was discovered by the editors of a new magazine, Van Nu en Straks (From Now and Soon). After their first encounter, Emmanuel de Bom became his mentor and advised him to publish his work in book form.In 1905 he married Alida Staelens. They had 4 children: Paula (1906), Paul (1909), Dina (1916) and Isa (1922). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stijn_Streuvels< Less
Der Ketzer von Soana [German] By Gerhart Hauptmann
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann (15 November 1862 – 6 June... More > 1946) was a German dramatist and novelist. He is counted among the most important promoters of literary naturalism, though he integrated other styles into his work as well. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1912.Gerhart Hauptmann was born in 1862 in Obersalzbrunn, now known as Szczawno-Zdrój, in Lower Silesia (then a part of Prussia, now part of Poland). His parents were the Robert and Marie Hauptmann, who ran a hotel in the area. As a youth, Hauptmann had a reputation of being loose with the truth. Beginning in 1868, he attended the village school and then, in 1874, the Realschule in Breslau for which he had only barely passed the qualifying exam. Hauptmann had difficulties adjusting himself to his new surroundings in the city. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerhart_Hauptmann< Less
La Batalo de l' Vivo [Esperanto] By Charles Dickens
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Ludwik Lejzer Zamenhof (Polish: Ludwik Łazarz Zamenhof, 15... More > December [O.S. 3 December] 1859–14 April [O.S. 1 April] 1917), usually credited as L. L. Zamenhof, was a Polish ophthalmologist, inventor, and writer. He is most widely known for creating Esperanto, the most successful constructed language in the world. He grew up fascinated by the idea of a world without war and believed that this could happen with the help of a new international auxiliary language, which he first developed in 1873 while still in school.Zamenhof was born on 15 December (3 December OS) 1859 in the town of Białystok in the Russian Empire. His parents were of Polish-Lithuanian Jewish descent that inhabited the central part of the former Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L._L._Zamenhof< Less
YOU=LOVE English - German By T. Klinkhamer
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The educational positive book for children "YOU=LOVE", translated into German. YOU = LOVE is a book about love and love power. An underground favorite and art world best-seller, it gets... More > children of all ages excited about their innate ability to heal, inspire, and create. Visionary author Tricia Klinkhamer realized the need to spread the YOU = LOVE message after she witnessed the 9/11 attacks while living in New York City. As founder of the nonprofit YOU = LOVE, Klinkhamer sends stickers and art bearing that simple-yet-profound message to tens of thousands of children all over the world. She wrote this nurturing text to communicate the same truth in an expanded and accessible form. Painter Dean Anthony Cercone Jr., a rising sensation known for his stunning live-painting performances and dream-like depictions of human tenderness, created the stirring illustrations. In keeping with the mission of YOU=LOVE, the book (originally written in English) is available in a wide array of translations.< Less
Das Nest der Zaunkonige Erzahlung aus dem Anfang des 11. Jahrhunderts [German] By Gustav Freytag
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Gustav Freytag (13 July 1816 – 30 April 1895) was a German... More > novelist and playwright.Freytag was born in Kreuzburg (Kluczbork) in Silesia. After attending the gymnasium at Oels (Oleśnica), he studied philology at the universities of Breslau (Wrocław) and Berlin, and in 1838 received his degree with a dissertation titled Über die Anfänge der dramatischen Poesie bei den Germanen, which translates as On the Beginnings of Dramatic Poetry among the Germans. He became member of the student corps Borussia zu Breslau.In 1839, he settled in Breslau, as Privatdozent in German language and literature, but organ of German and Austrian liberalism. Freytag helped to conduct it until 1861, and again from 1867 till 1870, when for a short time he edited a new periodical, Im neuen Reich. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustav_Freytag< Less
Bahnwarter Thiel [German] By Gerhart Hauptmann
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann (15 November 1862 – 6 June... More > 1946) was a German dramatist and novelist. He is counted among the most important promoters of literary naturalism, though he integrated other styles into his work as well. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1912.Gerhart Hauptmann was born in 1862 in Obersalzbrunn, now known as Szczawno-Zdrój, in Lower Silesia (then a part of Prussia, now part of Poland). His parents were the Robert and Marie Hauptmann, who ran a hotel in the area. As a youth, Hauptmann had a reputation of being loose with the truth. Beginning in 1868, he attended the village school and then, in 1874, the Realschule in Breslau for which he had only barely passed the qualifying exam. Hauptmann had difficulties adjusting himself to his new surroundings in the city. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerhart_Hauptmann< Less
Gansemutterchens Marchen [German] By Charles Perrault
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less
Imprisoned Thoughts (Part One of Imprisoned Era)被囚禁的思想(《被囚禁的时代》第一部) By Xuanjun Xie
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〖被囚禁的思想〗(《被囚禁的时代》第一部)... More > 一书,是1988年应“上海人民出版社”邀约而从1980年以前的私人笔记中整理出来,1989年春修改完毕,准备1989年当年出版。但是“六四屠杀事件”以后,上海人民出版社根据上级指示,把作者已经列入黑名单,不得出版新的著作了。由于该出版社毁约单方面取消出版协议,拒不出版本书,只得暂时搁浅出版事宜。到了1993年,有好事者将此稿送到深圳“海天出版社”,改名《生命──放歌?悲歌?》,用笔名“玄峻”(谐音“选骏”)出版。这次时隔二十六年,出版时增补了一些有关“思想”主题的论述,以凸显“被囚禁的思想”。 Synopsis Imprisoned Thoughts(Part One of Imprisoned Era)is a book by Mr Xie, the contents of which were sorted out of Mr Xie's personal notes before 1980, at the suggestion by the Shanghai People's Publishing House. The revision of the book was completed in the spring of 1989 for the purpose of getting published. The publication was scheduled for the same year. Mr Xie was black-listed, however, by the authorities after the June 4 incident, and the Publishing House was forbidden to publish new books by Mr. Xie. The Publishing House actually tore up the agreement on publication unilaterally......< Less
Nouveaux contes de fees pour les petits enfants [French] By Sophie, comtesse de Segur
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less

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