Download E-books Much Ado About Nothing (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 6) (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 Aristotle in Hollywood: Visual Stories That Work (Studies in Scriptwriting) PDF

By Ari Hiltunen

During the centuries Aristotle's Poetics remained whatever of a secret. What was once the good thinker attempting to say in regards to the nature of drama and storytelling? What did he suggest by way of pity, worry and catharsis? during this ebook, Ari Hiltunen explains the secret of the 'proper pleasure', which, in accordance with Aristotle, is the target of drama and will be led to through the use of definite storytelling thoughts. Hiltunen develops Aristotle's thesis to illustrate how the world's best-loved fairy stories, Shakespeare's good fortune, and empirical experiences at the delight in drama and mind body structure, all supply aid to the belief of a common 'proper excitement' via storytelling. analyzing the major ideas and common sense of Poetics, Hiltunen bargains a different perception to someone who desires to understand the key of profitable storytelling, either some time past and in modern day multi-billion buck leisure undefined.

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Download E-books See Me PDF

By Nicholas Sparks

See me simply as I see you . . .

Colin Hancock is giving his moment likelihood his top shot. With a heritage of violence and undesirable judgements in the back of him and the specter of felony dogging his each step, he is made up our minds to stroll a instantly line. To Colin, that implies using himself single-mindedly towards his educating measure and fending off every thing that proved damaging in his past existence. Reminding himself day-by-day of his well-deserved classes, the very last thing he's searching for is a major relationship.

Maria Sanchez, the hardworking daughter of Mexican immigrants, is the image of traditional luck. With a level from Duke legislations tuition and a role at a prestigious enterprise in Wilmington, she is a dark-haired attractiveness with a probably perfect expert music checklist. And but Maria has a disturbing historical past of her personal, one who forced her to come back to her fatherland and left her wondering quite a bit of what she as soon as believed.

A likelihood come upon on a rain-swept highway will regulate the process either Colin and Maria's lives, not easy deeply held assumptions approximately one another and finally, themselves. As love all at once takes carry among them, they dare to ascertain what a destiny jointly may be able to appear like . . . till menacing reminders of occasions in Maria's earlier start to surface.

Rich in emotion and fueled with suspense, SEE ME reminds us that love is usually solid within the crises that threaten to shatter us . . . and that those that see us for who we really are won't regularly be those least difficult to recognize.

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Download E-books The Life and Death of Julius Caesar (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 30) (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 Twelfth Night (Folger Shakespeare Library) PDF

Named for the 12th evening after Christmas, the tip of the Christmas season, Twelfth Night performs with love and tool. The Countess Olivia, a girl together with her personal loved ones, draws Duke (or count number) Orsino. different would-be suitors are her pretentious steward, Malvolio, and Sir Andrew Aguecheek.

Onto this scene arrive the twins Viola and Sebastian; stuck in a shipwreck, each one thinks the opposite has drowned. Viola disguises herself as a male web page and enters Orsino’s carrier. Orsino sends her as his envoy to Olivia—only to have Olivia fall in love with the messenger. The play complicates, then splendidly untangles, those relationships.

The authoritative variation of Twelfth Night from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the depended on and primary Shakespeare sequence for college students and common readers, includes:

-Freshly edited textual content in line with the easiest early published model of the play

-Full explanatory notes comfortably put on pages dealing with the textual content of the play

-Scene-by-scene plot summaries

-A key to the play’s recognized traces and phrases

-An advent to examining Shakespeare’s language

-An essay by way of a number one Shakespeare pupil supplying a contemporary viewpoint at the play

-Fresh photos from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s large holdings of infrequent books

-An annotated advisor to additional reading

Essay through Catherine Belsey

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, is domestic to the world’s biggest 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 an entire calendar of performances and courses. for additional information, stopover at Folger.edu.

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Download E-books Brian Friel: Plays 2: Dancing at Lughnasa, Fathers and Sons, Making History, Wonderful Tennessee and Molly Sweeney (Contemporary Classics (Faber & Faber)) (v. 2) PDF

Plays Two:
Dancing at Lughnasa
Fathers and Sons
Making History
Wonderful Tennessee
Molly Sweeney

Introduced via Christopher Murray, this moment choice of Brian Friel's performs contains a few of his such a lot acclaimed paintings for the stage.

From the bothered family members lifetime of 5 sisters in Nineteen Thirties Donegal that's the center of Dancing at Lughnasa (now a massive movie starring Meryl Streep) to the current-day celebration that's the significant exterior occasion of fantastic Tennessee, Brian Friel demonstrates his emotional diversity and empathy for his characters. He inspires no longer easily the inner panorama of humans trapped of their household scenario however the wider landscape-interior and exterior-of which they seem to be a part.

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Download E-books Dearly Devoted Dexter PDF

By Jeff Lindsay

Life’s tricky for Dexter Morgan. It’s difficult being the world’s in basic terms serial killer with a sense of right and wrong, in particular if you paintings for the Miami police. to prevent suspicion, Dexter’s needed to slip deep into his conceal: spending time together with his female friend and her young children, slowly changing into the world’s first serial killing sofa potato. Then a very nasty psychopath starts off slicing a path via Miami — a killer whose twisted concepts go away even Dexter speechless. whilst his sister Deborah, a tough-as-nails cop, is drawn into the case, it turns into transparent that Dexter must do pop out of hiding and hunt the monster down. except, after all, the killer unearths him first. . .

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Download E-books Jerome Bixby's The Man from Earth PDF

By Richard Schenkman

Author note: ebook relies at the movie The guy from Earth through Jerome Bixby
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Synopsis:
After historical past professor John Oldman by surprise resigns from the college, his startled colleagues all of a sudden invite themselves to his domestic, urgent him for an evidence. yet they re stunned to listen to his reason behind untimely retirement: John claims he needs to circulation on simply because he's immortal, and can't remain in a single position for greater than ten years with no his mystery being chanced on. Tempers upward push and feelings move as John s fellow professors try to poke holes in his tale, however it quickly turns into transparent that his story is as most unlikely to disprove because it is to ensure. What begins out as a pleasant accumulating quickly builds to an unforeseen and shattering climax.

Acclaimed technological know-how fiction author Jerome Bixby author of the unique famous person Trek and The Twilight sector, initially conceived this tale again within the early 1960 s. it's going to turn out to be his final nice paintings.

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Download E-books Boys for Men PDF

By Derrick Wolf

The real tales of 2 squaddies. even though they're separated by way of virtually a hundred years, the similarities of their reports are striking.

When Derrick Wolf left the U.S. for Vietnam in 1970 on January sixth, the day of Epiphany, little did he become aware of what a prophetic day it will grow to be for him. Boys for males is a magazine of his travel of accountability. Wolf tells of the bleak day-by-day regimen of a tank workforce close to the De-militarized region simply south of North Vietnam. From the close to consistent rain in the course of monsoon to the insufferable excessive temperatures and humidity of the dry season, lifestyles turns into a chain of lengthy classes of boredom and difficulty interrupted all of sudden through lethal situations.

Combined with Wolf’s tales are excerpts of the formerly unpublished 1876 magazine of Sylvester Waltz, an infantryman throughout the nice Sioux warfare. Waltz was once a member of the Yellowstone day trip, which culminated within the conflict of the Little Bighorn the place common George Armstrong Custer was once killed and his forces defeated.

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