Download Histoires extraordinaires de chats et autres animaux (Hors by Jean-Joseph JULAUD PDF

By Jean-Joseph JULAUD

Un très beau livre cadeau étonnant pour tous les amoureux des chats... et des lettres !

Saviez-vous qu'un chat était à l'origine de los angeles fortune d'une des plus célèbres familles d'Angleterre ? Ou encore qu'un chat a rendu l. a. vie à un abbé sur le aspect d'être enterré ? Connaissez-vous l'histoire de Docteur Raton, ce chien qui surveillait ce que mangeait sa maîtresse et se mettait à grogner quand elle s'approchait de trop près d'un plat mauvais pour sa santé ?

Ce sont ces histoires, et tant d'autres encore, que vous aurez l'occasion de découvrir dans cette anthologie amoureuse des chats en particulier, et des animaux en général. Attendrissantes, étonnantes, insolites, drôles... quel que soit le style d'histoire que vous aimez, elles ne vous laisseront pas de marbre.

concerns d'ouvrages de littérature du XIXe siècle, compilées par Jean-Joseph Julaud et
illustrées par des dessins de Chaunu, ces histoires vous feront découvrir les nombreuses faces cachées des animaux !

assets principales :


Les Animaux célèbres
, par Antoine de Saint-Gervais, première édition en 1812 : anecdotes historiques sur les characteristics d'intelligence, d'adresse, de braveness, de bonté ou d'attachement des animaux de toute espèce, depuis le lion jusqu'à l'insecte ;


La Bibliothèque du père de famille
, par Jean Lanteires, signée au XVIIIe siècle .

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Download Novelle per un anno IV (Oscar tutte le opere di Luigi by Luigi Pirandello PDF

By Luigi Pirandello

Queste cinque raccolte pubblicate tra il 1928 e il 1937 comprendono novelle risalenti agli anni tra il 1896 e il 1937: quadri siciliani, volti femminili, determine di emarginati popolano questi racconti, nei quali Pirandello porta a compimento l. a. sua indagine introspettiva.
Il 4to quantity della raccolta completa della narrativa breve è arricchito da un'introduzione che mette in luce temi e peculiarità di ciascuna raccolta, da una dettagliata cronologia, un'aggiornata bibliografia e infine uno studio della variantistica che ricostruisce il multiplo e accidentato itinerario dei testi.

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Download Les Mots des mères (Bouquins) (French Edition) by Yvonne KNIBIEHLER,Martine SAGAERT PDF

By Yvonne KNIBIEHLER,Martine SAGAERT

Longtemps, les hommes ont défini l. a. maternité à leur manière : succédant aux prêtres, les philosophes, les médecins, les politiques ont prescrit des règles de conduite aux " filles d'Ève ". Les femmes n'avaient pas leur mot à dire, à l'exception des mieux nanties ou des plus combatives. Progressivement, l'instruction des filles s'est généralisée, les femmes ont osé revendiquer leurs droits. Puis, grâce aux progrès scientifiques, elles ont pu limiter leur fécondité, devenir mères selon leur volonté et non plus selon leur " nature ". Et en gagnant leur vie, en accédant à l'espace public, elles ont pris l. a. parole de plus en plus librement.
Que disent les femmes, qu'écrivent-elles sur l. a. maternité, sur l. a. relation entre mère et enfant ? En leur donnant ici l. a. parole, en mettant en valeur leurs dits et leurs écrits, présentés dans leur contexte historique et social, cet ouvrage, qui inclut une anthologie littéraire – du XVIIe siècle à nos jours –, offre une histoire passionnante et originale.
D'une grande diversité (lettres, billets d'abandon, conseils de nourrices, traités d'éducation, poèmes, journaux, romans, autofictions, écrits pour l. a. jeunesse, bandes dessinées, blogs...), les textes proposés émanent d'écrivaines célèbres ou d'anonymes. En abordant des thèmes aussi divers que le déni de grossesse, les nouvelles configurations familiales, l. a. transmission maternelle ou los angeles conciliation maternité-travail, ils illustrent des évolutions de los angeles société contemporaine et les nouvelles façons d'être mère.

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Download Nachbeben Japan (German Edition) by Jürgen Draschan,Bertlinde Vögel PDF

By Jürgen Draschan,Bertlinde Vögel

Zwölf österreichische Schriftsteller schreiben über Japan. Von kulturell Befremdlichem oder Bekanntem bis hin zur Frage, wie sich ein weiterer japanischer identify in die Toponymie der nuklearen Negativ-Gedenkkultur einreihen konnte.

Alle beteiligten Autoren wurden von verschiedenen Institutionen zu Literaturveranstaltungen nach Japan eingeladen, manche haben einige Monate dort gearbeitet. Der Zeitraum einer etwa zweiwöchigen Lesereise oder einer einsemestrigen Gastprofessur reichte keinesfalls aus, um Japanexperte zu werden, wohl aber dazu, eine Distanz zum Eigenen in der Begegnung mit dem japanischen anderen zu bekommen. Allen ist gemeinsam, die Dreifachkatastrophe vom eleven. März 2011 mit einer anderen Nähe und Involviertheit erlebt zu haben als jemand ohne diesen Bezug.

Diese Anthologie bietet zwölf persönliche Antworten auf die Frage, wie guy sich an das Land erinnert, in dem Akira Kurosawas (Alb-)Träume des Fujiyama in Rot teilweise Realität geworden sind.

Mit Texten von: Xaver Bayer, Judith Brandner, Ann Cotten, Elfriede Czurda, Erwin Einzinger, Franzobel, Peter Glaser, Ludwig Laher, Hanno Millesi, Lydia Mischkulnig, Sabine Scholl, Josef Winkler

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Download China’s Avant-Garde Fiction: An Anthology by Jing Wang,Howard Goldblatt,Eva Shan Chou,Michael S. PDF

By Jing Wang,Howard Goldblatt,Eva Shan Chou,Michael S. Duke,Beatrice Spade

Filled with mirages, hallucinations, myths, psychological puzzles, and the wonderful, the modern experimental fiction of the chinese language avant-garde represents a style of storytelling in contrast to the other. no matter if attractive the worn spectacle of historical past, expressing likely unmotivated violence, or reinventing outlandish Tibetan myths, those tales are outlined via their devotion to theatrics and their willful apathy towards every little thing held sacred by way of the iteration that witnessed the Cultural Revolution.
Jing Wang has chosen provocative examples of this new college of writing, which received prominence within the overdue Nineteen Eighties. Contradicting many long-cherished ideals approximately chinese language writers—including the alleged culture of writing as a political act opposed to authoritarianism—these tales make a dramatic holiday from conventions of contemporary chinese language literature via demonstrating an irreverence towards heritage and tradition and via celebrating the artificiality of storytelling. Enriched by way of the paintings of a unique workforce of translators, this assortment offers a cultured event which can have outraged many revolutionary-minded readers in China, yet one who additionally occupies an enormous position within the canon of chinese language literature. China’s Avant-Garde Fiction brings jointly a bunch of remarkable writers (including Raise the purple Lantern writer Su Tong) to the eye of an English-speaking audience.
This booklet could be loved through these drawn to chinese language literature, tradition, and society—particularly readers of up to date fiction.

Contributors
. Bei Cun, Can Xue, Gei Fei, Ma Yuan, Su Tong, sunlight Ganlu, Yu Hua

Translators. Eva Shan Chou, Michael S. Duke, Howard Goldblatt, Ronald R. Janssen, Andrew F. Jones, Denis C. Mair, Victor H. Mair, Caroline Mason, Beatrice Spade, Kristina M. Torgeson, Jian Zhang, Zhu Hong

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Download Ist das jetzt Satire oder was?: Beiträge zur humoristischen by Heiko Werning,Volker Surmann,Leo Fischer,Fritz PDF

By Heiko Werning,Volker Surmann,Leo Fischer,Fritz Eckenga,Hauck&Bauer,Ahne,Moritz Neumeier,Sebastian Krämer,Katharina Greve,Stefan Gärtner,Gerhard Henschel,Tim Wolff

used to be darf Satire? used to be kann Satire? used to be soll Satire? intestine dreißig Autorinnen und Autoren, darunter zahlreiche aus significant und taz-Wahrheit bekannte, gehen diesen Fragen nach. Ein Lesebuch mit famosen Satiren, geschickt gefakten Reportagen und spitzen Reflexionen zu Macht und Grenzen des Genres.

Nach dem Attentat auf das französische Satiremagazin Charlie Hebdo wurde auch hierzulande wieder viel über das Wesen und die Aufgabe von Satire diskutiert.
Heiko Werning, taz-Autor und ständiger Mitarbeiter der massive, und Satyr-Verleger Volker Surmann haben für diesen Band meisterliche Satiren zur bundesdeutschen Gegenwart gesammelt sowie süffisante Beiträge über Satire und ihre Rezeption zusammengetragen.
Die Lage ist kurios: Satire ist so populär wie nie zuvor, das Netz ist voll mit humoristischen Seiten, doch das Satireverständnis als solches scheint sogar abzunehmen. Die aggressiv bis verunsichert vorgebrachte Frage in den Online-Kommentarspalten fehlt nämlich unter kaum einem Beitrag: "Ist das jetzt Satire oder was?"
Grund genug, ein satirisches Lesebuch herauszubringen und das Verhältnis der Deutschen zur Satire gründlich zu hinterfragen - natürlich satirisch.

Mit Beiträgen von Leo Fischer, Tim Wolff, Ella Carina Werner, Sebastian Krämer, Hauck & Bauer, Christian Bartel, Anselm Neft, Margarete Stokowski, Katharina Greve, Elke Wittich, Torsten Gaitzsch, Nils Heinrich, Ahne u. v. a. m.

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Download Novelists of the American South: Walker Percy and Shelby by Shahaji Gaikwad PDF

By Shahaji Gaikwad

Walker Percy was once an American Southern writer whose pursuits integrated philosophy and semiotics. he's most sensible recognized for his philosophical novels set in and round New Orleans, Louisiana, the 1st of which The Moviegoer, won the nationwide e-book Award for Fiction in 1962. He committed his literary lifestyles to the exploration of “the dislocation of guy within the glossy age”. His paintings monitors a distinct mixture of existential wondering, Southern sensibility, and deep Catholic faith.

Shelby Foote, one other American Southern novelist, used to be a famous historian of the yankee Civil warfare, who wrote The Civil warfare: A Narrative—a gigantic, three-volume background of the battle. With geographic and cultural roots within the Mississippi Delta, Foote’s existence and writing paralleled the novel shift from the agrarian planter method of the previous South to the Civil Rights period of the recent South.

The have to research the works of Percy and Foote afresh arises from a simple educational requirement, i.e., the modern have to comprehend the Southern realization in its relation to heritage and tradition. The learn specializes in the problems of heritage and attention as taken care of through those writers. The Southern mind’s obsession with the prior is kind of conventional yet, via fictitious protagonists, either Percy and Foote have represented it in a brand new type of characters’ stance in the direction of the earlier within the context of the hot South. Confounded by way of the alterations that the yank South has witnessed in social, political, financial and business spheres, the characters within the novels of Percy and Foote event the lack of self which in flip effects into meaningless life. because the current fails to supply them with significant lifestyles, they flip to the previous to hunt an alternative choice to their current living.

The e-book is skillfully labored out in line with the wishes of the scholars. notion of historical past within the South, background and its relation with literature, use of heritage in Southern fiction and the altering viewpoint on historical past were supplied to offer them an entire figuring out of pertinent problems with historical past and recognition. along with, an complex research of the narrative thoughts utilized by Percy and Foote were given. definite revealing issues in regards to the South and Southerner also are awarded. The publication could be worthwhile to the scholars and lecturers of yankee Literature and researchers within the field.

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Download 50 Shades of Cabernet: A Mysterious Anthology by Various Authors PDF

By Various Authors

In vino mysterium is the topic for this anthology of brief tales, every one mixing a baffling secret and a tumbler (or extra) of cabernet. When eighteen secret writers mix their skills, the result's the proper “flight” of reports that variety from light-bodied puzzles to glowing cozies to darker, heavier stories of deceit and homicide. whereas cabernet is the featured wine, this anthology will entice connoisseurs of all varietals—in either wine choice and secret style.

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Download Best Lesbian Erotica 2013 by Kathleen Warnock PDF

By Kathleen Warnock

top Lesbian Erotica 2013 is ready the trembling excitement of anticipation up to the instant whilst intercourse really occurs. Curated through Lammy nominee, Kathleen Warnock, top Lesbian Erotica 2013 is as varied because it is delectable- not likely pairings look as do hot scorching one-time encounters and well-developed characters in well-developed relationships. Lesbians meet, occasionally fall in love, have a get a divorce or yet consistently have plenty of intensely nice intercourse. uncooked, romantic and continuously unforgettable, most sensible Lesbian Erotica 2013 will try your erotic limitations and take you over the sting and right into a international the place fantasies develop into fact. Lesbian literary icon Jewelle Gomez (The Gilda tales) returns to the sequence she helped positioned on the vanguard of erotica. Gomez, who chosen the tales for the 1997 variation of most sensible Lesbian Erotica, has again once more to pluck the jewels of the simplest lesbian erotica round. within the phrases of editor Kathleen Warnock, "expect the unexpected." In "Cucumbers & Cream," by means of Helen Sandler, a butch unearths herself web hosting a burlesque show...not that she minds at all!Sometimes you simply desire a stranger pushing you up opposed to a fence, as in "Anonymous," by means of BD Swain.When one butch with a phone spots one other, it would be a momentous "Morning trip" via Penny Gyokeres.

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