Download E-books The Tragedy of Coriolanus (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 26) (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 El cielo es azul, la tierra blanca: Una historia de amor (Narrativa del Acantilado) PDF

Tsukiko tiene 38 años y lleva una vida solitaria. Considera que no está dotada para el amor. Hasta que un día encuentra en una taberna a su viejo maestro de japonés. Entre ambos se establece un pacto tácito para compartir los angeles soledad. Escogen los angeles misma comida, buscan l. a. compañía del otro y les cuesta separarse, aunque a veces intenten escapar el uno del otro: el maestro, en el recuerdo de los angeles mujer que un día lo abandonó; Tsukiko, en un antiguo compañero de clase. Con una prosa sensual y despojada, Kawakami nos cuenta una historia de amor muy especial: el acercamiento sutil de dos amantes, con toda su íntima belleza, ternura y profundidad. Todo un descubrimiento literario.

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Download E-books The River PDF

By Jez Butterworth

"The River is sort of a subtly crafted piece of chamber track. it really is teasing, haunting and hushed. it's also damnably tough to put in writing approximately, as there's a secret at its middle that i need to no longer reveal." —Charles Spencer, Telegraph

"One of the simplest productions of the year... a magnetically eerie,
luminously appealing psychodrama.” —Time Out (London)

"The River is sophisticated, smooth and darkish. here's a feel of the mysterious and of kinship with others long past. it's maybe approximately time and eternity, approximately that spot at the river that, whereas constantly an identical, is usually altering. an excellent play, glinting and elusive as a fish." -Sarah Hemming, Financial Times

A distant fishing cabin, a guy and a girl, and a moonless evening - The River asks; once we locate one another, are we attempting to recapture somebody we as soon as misplaced? Tony Award winner Hugh Jackman starred within the hit Broadway creation of The River in 2014 after its winning run in London.

Jez Butterworth can be the writer Mojo, The evening Heron, The Winterling, Parlour Song and Jerusalem. His performs have premiered in London on the Royal courtroom Theatre and the Almeida Theatre and in manhattan urban on the Atlantic Theatre and on Broadway. He has received a variety of awards for his paintings, together with the E. M. Forster Award from the yankee Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives in Somerset, England.

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Download E-books Not About Nightingales PDF

By Tennessee Williams

This early full-length play positioned a tender Tennessee Williams' ardour for social justice within the highlight. "Haunting, searing, unforgettable" ―London Herald

In early 1998, sixty years after it was once written, one among Tennessee Williams' first full-length performs, Not approximately Nightingales, used to be premiered by way of Britain's Royal nationwide Theatre and used to be instantly hailed as "one of the main extraordinary theatrical discoveries of the final sector century (London night Standard). dropped at the eye of the director Trevor Nunn via the actress Vanessa Redgrave (who has contributed a Foreword to this edition), "this early work...changed our conception of an enormous author and nonetheless packs a hefty political punch" (London Independent). Written in 1938 and in response to an exact newspaper tale, the play follows the occasions of a jail atrocity which stunned the kingdom: convicts prime a starvation strike in a Pennsylvania felony have been locked in a steam-heated mobile and roasted to dying. Williams later acknowledged: "I have by no means written whatever seeing that which may compete with it in violence and horror." Its sympathetic therapy of black and gay characters could have stored the play unproduced in its personal time. yet its flashes of lyricism and compelling discussion presage the nice performs Williams has but to jot down. Not approximately Nightingales exhibits us the younger playwright (for the 1st time utilizing his signature "Tennessee") as a political author, obsessed with social injustice, and reflecting the plight of outcasts in melancholy the United States. The stylistic affects of ecu Expressionism, radical American theatre of the Nineteen Thirties, and well known movie make it precise one of the staff of 4 early performs. Not approximately Nightingales has been edited by way of eminent Williams pupil Allean Hale, who has additionally supplied an illuminating historic creation.

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Download E-books Timon of Athens (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 29) (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 The First Part of King Henry the Sixth (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 20) (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 Mumu PDF

Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev was once a Russian novelist, brief tale author, and playwright. His first significant booklet, a quick tale assortment entitled A Sportsman's Sketches (1852), used to be a milestone of Russian Realism, and his novel Fathers and Sons (1862) is considered one of many significant works of 19th-century fiction.

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Download E-books The Thrill PDF

A new play from respected playwright Judith Thompson, encouraged via the lifetime of incapacity rights activist Harriet McBryde Johnson. Julian is a bestselling writer and fervent supporter of euthanasia. Elora, a attorney and incapacity rights activist who hasn't ever walked a step in her lifestyles, is the counter-argument. So it comes as a surprise, particularly to Elora, while the 2 locate themselves acutely drawn to one another.

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Download E-books Four Comedies by Pedro Calderón de la Barca PDF

By Kenneth Muir

Calderón, the nice dramatist of Spain's Golden Age, was once a talented author of comedy. His severe dramas have lengthy been very popular within the English-speaking global, yet his many glowing comedies are an untapped reservoir for the modern theater. The 4 performs during this quantity, 3 of which look in English for the 1st time, were translated through Kenneth Muir, the famous British pupil and director.

These are comedies of intrigue. They activate mysterious, quarrels, and jealousies, and so they abound in trouble and misunderstandings, but in spite of everything all is defined, to the pride of the viewers. Muir's lengthy adventure with appearing and directing and his prepared ear for the nuances of the English language, with his perceptive severe scholarship, have enabled him to provide a textual content that actors can communicate clearly, and that glossy audiences can get pleasure from as did the audiences of seventeenth-century Spain. the sleek, poetical discussion and the masterly stagecraft of Calderón are undiminished in those deft translations.

The performs featured are From undesirable to Worse, the key Spoken Aloud, The Worst isn't really continually Certain, and The benefits and drawbacks of a Name. Ann L. Mackenzie has supplied an creation to every play and notes at the textual content that would be worthwhile to the actors and administrators who search to provide those comedies as they have been intended―on the degree.

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