Download E-books The Taming of the Threw (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 11) (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 A House Not Meant to Stand: A Gothic Comedy (New Directions Paperbook) PDF

By Tennessee Williams, Thomas Keith

The spellbinding final full-length play produced in the course of the author's lifetime is now released for the 1st time.

Christmas 1982: Cornelius and Bella McCorkle of Pascagoula, Mississippi, go back domestic one middle of the night in a thunderstorm from the Memphis funeral in their older son to a home and a lifestyles actually falling apart--daughter Joanie is in an insane asylum and their more youthful son Charlie is upstairs having intercourse along with his pregnant, holy-roller female friend because the McCorkles input. Cornelius, who has political objectives and a litany of illnesses, is making an attempt to discover a large number of moonshine funds his light spouse Bella has hidden someplace of their collapsing residence, yet his noisy efforts are disrupted via a circulation of outstanding characters, either residing and dead.

whereas Williams frequently used drama to express wish and desperation in human hearts, it used to be via this darkish, expressionistic comedy, which he known as a "Southern gothic spook sonata," that he used to be top capable of chronicle his imaginative and prescient of the delicate kingdom of our international.

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Download E-books Plan de evasión PDF

By Adolfo Bioy Casares

Adolfo Bioy Casares plantea en esta novela, a través de su imaginativa prosa,la duda de si un hombre encerrado en una celda puede sentirse al mismo tiempo libre y absolutamente feliz. l. a. concept que germina en los angeles tortuosa mente del gobernador Castel -amo absoluto de las islas de los condenados- es modificar ciertos elementos en los cerebros de los reclusos previamente elegidos, con el fin de otorgarles el poder de captar nuevas percepciones sensoriales. Plan de evasión, libro de pleno de símbolos, claves y alucinantes posibilidades, se mantiene fresco y vigente y es un importante hito en l. a. literatura argentina.

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Download E-books De Buitenvrouw PDF

By Joost Zwagerman

Theo Altena, dertiger, leraar Nederlands, gelukkig getrouwd, krijgt een affaire met de Surinaamse docente Iris Pompier. Aanvankelijk slaagt Theo in het maskeren van zijn overspel. Maar hij verraadt zichzelf door zijn al te plotselinge zorg over racisme en discriminiatie. Theo's waakzaamheid verandert in een troebele fixatie. Een roman over liefde, leugens, zelfbedrog en hypocrisie in het multiculturele Nederland.

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Download E-books The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays PDF

By Oscar Wilde, Richard Cave

Wilde used to be either a glittering wordsmith and a social outsider. His drama emerges out of those maybe contradictory identities, combining epigrammatic brilliance and intelligent social remark. contains girl Windermere's Fan, Salome, a girl of No value, an excellent Husband, A Florentine Tragedy and the significance of Being Earnest, which appears to be like in complete with the "Grigsby" scene which initially made up the fourth act.

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Download E-books All in the Timing: Fourteen Plays PDF

By David Ives

The area in keeping with David Ives is a truly upload position, and his performs represent a digital tension try of the English language -- and of the audience's skill for disorientation and enjoyment. Ives's characters plunge into black holes referred to as "Philadelphias," the place the best wants are hilariously thwarted. Chimps named Milton, fast, and Kafka are locked in a room and made to re-create Hamlet. And a con guy peddles classes in a doubtful language within which "hello" interprets as "velcro" and "fraud" comes out as "freud."

At as soon as enthralling and complicated, incisively clever and side-splittingly humorous, this unique paperback version of Ives's performs comprises "Sure Thing," "Words, phrases, Words," "The common Language," "Variations at the dying of Trotsky," "The Philadelphia," "Long in the past and much Away," "Foreplay, or The artwork of the Fugue," "Seven Menus," "Mere Mortals," "English Made Simple," "A Singular Kinda Guy," "Speed-the-Play," "Ancient History," and "Philip Glass Buys a Loaf of Bread."

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Download E-books Troilus and Cressida: Third Series, Revised Edition (The Arden Shakespeare Third Series) PDF

A revised variation of this exciting and complicated play, up to date to hide fresh severe pondering and level background. Troilus and Cressida is a tragedy usually labelled a "problem" play as a result of its obvious mixture of genres and its tough subject matters. Set within the Trojan Wars it tells a narrative of doomed love and honour, supplying a debased view of human nature in war-time and a level peopled via as a rule unsympathetic characters. The revised version makes a great textual content for research at undergraduate point and above.

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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 accidentally: Leo gets emails in blunders from an unknown girl known as Emmi. Being well mannered he replies, and Emmi writes again. a number 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 topic of time ahead of they'll meet in individual. yet they maintain disposing of the instant - the possibility either excites and unsettles them. And in any case, Emmi is fortunately married. Will their emotions for every different live on the try out of a real-life come across? And if that is so, what then? Love almost is a humorous, fast moving and completely soaking up novel, with lots of twists and turns, a few love affair performed fullyyt via e-mail.

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Download E-books Cymbeline (Modern Library Classics) PDF

By William Shakespeare

“Golden lads and women all needs to,
As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.”
—Cymbeline
 
Eminent Shakespearean students Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen supply a clean new version of this vintage tragedy during which not anything is because it seems.
 
THIS quantity additionally comprises greater than 100 PAGES OF specific FEATURES:
 
• an unique creation to Cymbeline
• incisive scene-by-scene synopsis and research with very important proof in regards to the work
• statement on previous and present productions in keeping with interviews with top administrators, actors, and designers
• pictures of key RSC productions
• an summary of Shakespeare’s theatrical profession and chronology of his plays
 
Ideal for college kids, theater execs, and common readers, those smooth and obtainable variations from the Royal Shakespeare corporation set a brand new typical in Shakespearean literature for the twenty-first century.

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