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Download E-books Anthony and Cleopatra (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 35) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version 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 Ride Across Lake Constance and Other Plays PDF

By Peter Handke

This quantity of Handke's plays comprises full-length and 4 shorter performs by means of the younger Austrian playwright.  the 1st of the full-length performs, The experience throughout Lake Constance, is certainly one of Handke's best-known works.  It offers without delay with one in all Handke's favourite issues: the realities of theater itself, self sufficient of the offstage international, and how language (dialogue) and gadgets (props) function within the skewed global of the stage.
 
Therein it anticipates They Are loss of life Out, Handke's newest full-length play, that's additionally during this volume.  In many ways extra traditional than lots of Handke's performs, They Are loss of life Out offers one among his such a lot interesting protagonists, Quitt, a businessman who first induces a bunch of fellow workers to establish a monopoly after which torpedoes the scheme.
 
The 4 brief performs that around out the book--Prophecy, Calling for aid, Quodlibet, and My Foot My Tutor--were written among 1966 and 1969, ahead of The experience throughout Lake Constance (1971), and exhibit Handke relocating from the experimental mode of his early paintings towards the richness and complexity that experience marked him because the most vital dramatist considering Becket; they undergo witness to the reality of Richard Gilman's commentary that "in Handke's theater, language, uncovered, assaulted, wrestled with, pushed to limits, and pursued nonetheless additional, starts to tackle, just like the colour returning to the cheeks of an almost hanged guy, the symptoms of a wierd and unforeseen resurrection."

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Download E-books As You Like It (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 10) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version 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 The Tempest (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 1) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual variation of chinese language and English.

This joyous play, the final comedy of Shakespeare's occupation, sums up his stagecraft with a exhibit of probably easy ability. Prospero, exiled Duke of Milan, residing on an enchanted island, has the chance to punish and forgive his enemies while he increases a tempest that drives them ashore--as good as to prevent a uprising, to rearrange the assembly of his daughter, Miranda, with an eminently compatible younger prince, and, extra vital, to relinquish his magic powers in attractiveness of his advancing age. Richly full of track and magic, romance and comedy, the play's subject of affection and reconciliation bargains a best dinner party for the senses and the heart.

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 Housebreaking: A Novel PDF

By Dan Pope

During this “heartfelt chamber piece of improper personalities, calamitous judgements, and unforeseen moments of grace” (The manhattan occasions e-book Review), suburban households are hopelessly entangled in the course of an explosive Thanksgiving weekend that adjustments their lives forever.

When Benjamin’s spouse kicks him out in their condominium, he returns to his youth domestic in Connecticut to stay together with his widowed father. misplaced, lonely, and doubting every thing he felt he knew approximately marriage and love—even as his eighty-year-old father starts off up to now again—Benjamin is making an attempt to place his lifestyles again jointly while he acknowledges somebody down the road: his highschool weigh down, the untouchable Audrey Martin. Audrey has simply moved to the local together with her high-powered legal professional husband and their rebellious youngster, Emily. because it seems, Audrey isn’t so untouchable anymore, and she or he and Benjamin start to notice, in each one other’s corporation, solutions to lots of their very own inner most longings. in the meantime, because the local is wracked via a mysterious sequence of robberies, Audrey appears to be like hiding a sad mystery, and her husband, Andrew, turns into serious about a deadly specialist online game he can by no means win. And, incidentally, who's being attentive to Emily?

Powerful, provocative, and psychologically gripping, Housebreaking explores the ways in which families—and 4 lives—can all too simply veer astray, wasting sight of every person, and every thing, they as soon as held pricey. just like the most sensible from Tom Perrotta and Rick Moody, “this compassionate, totally engrossing novel of suburban dysfunction…makes a few trenchant issues approximately how simply humans can lose sight of what’s most vital” (Booklist).

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Download E-books Alcestis and Other Plays (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Euripides

Integrated: Alcestis, Hippolytus, Iphigenia in Taurus

Euripides' tragedies proved hugely debatable even in his personal lifetime, offering his viewers with unforeseen twists of plot and violently severe feelings; for plenty of of today's readers and spectators, he turns out nearly uncannily sleek in his insights. Euripides was once the foremost determine in remodeling the commonplace figures of Greek mythology from awe-inspiring yet distant heroes into recognizable, fallible people. His characters, all beautifully eloquent, draw on fierce modern debates concerning the nature of justice, politics and faith. His ladies are probably the main sympathetically and powerfully awarded in historical literature. Alcestis, the dramatist's first surviving paintings, is much less harrowing than the others, nearly a tragicomedy. the kids of Heracles examines the clash among may possibly and correct, whereas Hippolytus and Medea, of his maximum performs, exhibit his profound knowing of damaging ardour. This new translation into dignified English prose makes one of many maximum of Greek writers available once more to a large public.

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Download E-books A Wounded Name PDF

By Dot Hutchison

Ophelia Castellan is not really simply one other lady at Elsinore Academy. Seeing ghosts isn't really a ability prized in destiny society better halves. even if she takes her capsules, the bean sidhe beckon, reminding her of a promise to her lifeless mom. Now, within the wake of the Headmaster's unexpected demise, the total academy is in turmoil, and Ophelia can now not forget about the fae. in particular as soon as she starts off seeing the Headmaster's ghosts—--two of them--—on the college grounds. Her purely confidante is Dane, the Headmaster's grieving son. but at the same time she offers extra of herself to him, Dane spirals towards a sad fate—--dragging Ophelia, and the remainder of Elsinore, with him. you know the way this tale ends. but even within the face of definite loss of life, Ophelia has a call to make—and a promise to maintain.

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Download E-books Red ons, Maria Montanelli PDF

By Herman Koch

Het zogenaamd moderne en liberale Montanelli-lyceum, waar kinderen 'ontzettend creatief' moeten zijn en leraren het veel te goed bedoelen staat centraal in deze angstaanjagend herkenbare roman. Wanneer een zwakbegaafde jongen voor de ogen van de verteller verdrinkt wordt hij van university verwijderd. Zijn hierop volgende aanklacht tegen een omgeving waarin geld de maatstaf van alle dingen is geworden is tragisch, omdat hij ondanks zijn kritiek toch duidelijk een product blijft van het door hem zo gehate milieu.

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