Download E-books Das Herz der Finsternis / Heart of Darkness - Zweisprachige Ausgabe (Deutsch-Englisch) / Bilingual edition (German-English) (German Edition) PDF

Dieses e-book: "Das Herz der Finsternis / center of Darkness - Zweisprachige Ausgabe (Deutsch-Englisch) / Bilingual version (German-English)" ist mit einem detaillierten und dynamischen Inhaltsverzeichnis versehen und wurde sorgfältig korrekturgelesen. Diese Zweisprachige Ausgabe hilft dem Leser Joseph Conrad besser zu verstehen und zu interpretieren, ist praktisch beim Nachschlagen und sehr nützlich um Englisch / Deutsch als Fremdsprache zu Lernen oder zu Lehren.
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This rigorously crafted e-book: "Das Herz der Finsternis / middle of Darkness - Zweisprachige Ausgabe (Deutsch-Englisch) / Bilingual version (German-English)" is formatted to your eReader with a sensible and distinct desk of contents. This bilingual variation is helping the reader to appreciate and to interpret Joseph Conrad higher, is sensible for having a look up textual content passages and intensely beneficial for studying and instructing German / English language via vintage literature.
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Herz der Finsternis ist eine Erzählung aus dem Jahre 1899 von Joseph Conrad.
Zur Inhalt: Auf der nächtlich an der Themsemündung in Gravesend stillliegenden Seeyacht Nellie erzählt der ehemalige Seemann Marlow seinen vier Freunden, die das Band der See eint, eine Episode aus seinem Leben. Er beschreibt seine Sehnsucht, die letzten weißen Flecken des Globus kennenzulernen, und wie sie nach einigen Mühen dazu führte, dass er Flusskapitän wurde.
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Heart of Darkness is a quick novel via Joseph Conrad, released in 1899.
Plot: Aboard the Nellie, anchored within the River Thames close to Gravesend, England, Charles Marlow tells his fellow sailors concerning the occasions that resulted in his appointment as captain of a river-steamboat for an ivory buying and selling corporation. He describes his passage on ships to the desolate tract to the Company's station down the Congo River in relevant Africa.

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Download E-books Mapp and Lucia PDF

The fourth installment of the preferred series-a hilarious research of Nineteen Thirties demeanour and pecking order-begins whilst Lucia Lucas rents a summer season place-the domestic of Elizabeth Mapp-in the English village of Tilling. among leave out Mapp's penchant for spying at the acquaintances and Lucia's fussy sidekick, Georgie, the level is decided for a conflict of wits.

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Download E-books The History of Henry Esmond, Esq.: A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne PDF

By William Makepeace Thackeray

The historical past of Henry Esmond, Esq.: A Colonel within the carrier of Her Majesty Queen Anne is gifted right here in a top quality paperback version. This well known vintage paintings through William Makepeace Thackeray is within the English language, and should no longer contain photographs or pictures from the unique version. for those who benefit from the works of William Makepeace Thackeray then we hugely suggest this ebook to your ebook assortment.

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Download E-books Who Was Changed and Who Was Dead PDF

By Barbara Comyns

Fiction. this can be the tale of the Willoweed relations and the English village during which they dwell. It starts mid-flood, geese swimming within the drawing-room home windows, "quacking their approval" as they sail round the room. "What approximately my rose beds?" calls for Grandmother Willoweed. Her son shouts down her ear-trumpet that the backyard is submerged, useless animals far and wide, she is going to be fortunate to get a number. Then the miller drowns himself...then the butcher slits his throat...and a sequence of ugly deaths plagues the villagers. The newspaper asks, "Who could be obsessed on this deadly insanity next?" via all of it, Comyns' designated voice weaves a textual content as incredible because it is terrible, as appealing because it is merciless. initially released in England in 1954, this "overlooked small masterpiece" is a twisted, tragicomic gem.

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Download E-books A Midsummer Night's Dream (Folger Shakespeare Library) PDF

By William Shakespeare

In A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare phases the workings of affection. Theseus and Hippolyta, approximately to marry, are figures from mythology. within the woods open air Theseus’s Athens, younger males and younger ladies variety themselves out into couples—but no longer earlier than they shape first one love triangle, after which another.

Also within the woods, the king and queen of fairyland, Oberon and Titania, conflict over custody of an orphan boy; Oberon makes use of magic to make Titania fall in love with a weaver named backside, whose head is briefly remodeled into that of a donkey through a hobgoblin or “puck,” Robin Goodfellow. ultimately, backside and his partners ineptly level the tragedy of “Pyramus and Thisbe.”

The authoritative variation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the depended on and accepted Shakespeare sequence for college kids and basic readers, includes:

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Essay by means of Catherine Belsey

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, is domestic to the world’s greatest choice of Shakespeare’s published works, and a magnet for Shakespeare students from world wide. as well as exhibitions open to the general public all year long, the Folger deals a whole calendar of performances and courses. for additional info, stopover at Folger.edu.

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Treasure Island is an experience novel by way of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a story of "buccaneers and buried gold". First released as a booklet on 23 may possibly 1883, it was once initially serialized within the kid's journal younger fogeys among 1881 and 1882 lower than the identify Treasure Island or, the mutiny of the Hispaniola with Stevenson adopting the pseudonym Captain George North. commonly thought of a coming-of-age tale, Treasure Island is a story famous for its surroundings, characters and motion, and in addition as a wry observation at the ambiguity of morality – as noticeable in lengthy John Silver – strange for kid's literature. it's some of the most often dramatized of all novels. The impact of Treasure Island on renowned perceptions of pirates is big, together with such parts as treasure maps marked with an "X", schooners, the Black Spot, tropical islands, and one-legged seamen bearing parrots on their shoulders.

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Download E-books The Ghost Stories of Muriel Spark PDF

By Muriel Spark

Eight spooky tales from the mistress of the unexpected.

I goal to startle in addition to please," Muriel Spark has acknowledged, and in those 8 extraordinary ghost tales she manages to do either to the top measure. as with any concerns within the palms of Dame Muriel her spooks are solely unique. A ghost in her pantheon could be plaintive or a section vengeful, or even would possibly not also be conscious of being a ghost in any respect. One in reality is the ghost of a guy who is not even useless but. one other takes the bus domestic from paintings, believing she remains to be alive, even though she is haunted through an odious music caught in her head (which her assassin were relentlessly humming), and distressed through a "feeling of incompletion." And a reflective ghost remembers her mortal days of having fun with "the glory of the area, as though it will by no means go. Spark has an inherent ability for confiding ghosts: "I needs to clarify that I departed this existence approximately 5 years in the past. yet i didn't altogether go away this international. there have been these bizarre issues nonetheless to be performed which one's executors can by no means do properly." In her case the peculiar issues contain cheerily hailing her assassin, "Hallo George!" and riding him mad. The remarkably nonchalant tales the following comprise a few of her such a lot depraved and famous"The Seraph and the Zambesi," "The striking Judge," and "The Portobello Road"and all of them gleam with that designated Spark sheen, the standard The occasions Literary Supplement has hailed as "gloriously witty and polished."

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By George Meredith

The Egoist (1879) by way of George Meredith is a cosmopolitan, brilliantly written dissection of a self-absorbed younger guy of society and the very diversified girls who fall inside his sphere.

during this comedy with severe overtones, Sir Willoughby -- a hugely eligible bachelor, and the Egoist in query -- courts, proposes and loses brides again and again, after which wonders at his personal inexplicable main issue.

the reply should be encapsulated within the following epitaph:

"Through very love of self himself he slew."

A masterpiece of perception, wit, and style.

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Following his massive--and hugely successful--Moby Dick in photographs, artist Matt Kish has set himself upon an both striking, and no much less harrowing, activity: illustrating every one web page of Joseph Conrad's masterpiece, middle of Darkness.

Kish’s wealthy, resourceful drawings and work replicate Conrad’s unique textual content and serve to light up Marlow’s trip into the guts of the Congo, and into the depths of the human soul. middle of Darkness is a textual content ripe for research and argument, officially and thematically; it explores concerns of imperialism, racism, gender, and the duality of human nature. Kish’s illustrations upload one other layer, and one other voice within the dialog. middle of Darkness is a vital version for enthusiasts and scholars of Conrad’s paintings, yet is, certainly, a bit of paintings all its personal. Kish’s advent lends context to his strategy, info his dating and fight with Conrad’s paintings, and illuminates his personal inventive method. An index within the rear of the booklet catalogs the sentences and words that encouraged all the 100 unique items of paintings.

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