This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1874 edition. Excerpt: ... Before her kneels the knight; The Desert Giant advances, Tho lady takes to flight. "Tho knight lies bleeding and dying, His way the giant doth wend;"--. When I in my grave am lying, The tale will have reached its end. 51. Gie abe n midj aequalet. rpHEY tortured me completely, Goading at fearful rate, Some ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1874 edition. Excerpt: ... Before her kneels the knight; The Desert Giant advances, Tho lady takes to flight. "Tho knight lies bleeding and dying, His way the giant doth wend;"--. When I in my grave am lying, The tale will have reached its end. 51. Gie abe n midj aequalet. rpHEY tortured me completely, Goading at fearful rate, Some with the love they bore me, And others with their hate. In my glass they poured their poison, --Yes, poisoned the bread I ate, --. Some with the love they bore me, And others with their hate. But she who mostly tortured With sorrow my whole soul moved: By her I was never hated, By her I was never loved. 52. Hegt ber tyetfoe Semmer. rpiIE ruddy rays of summer Upon thy cheeks now fall; But, oh! the frosts of winter Are in thy heart so small. This poem was subsequently parodied by Heine himself a follows: --They ennuyAnl me sadly, And bored Die, as you may see, Some of them with their arose, And some with their poesy. They shocked my ears most sadly, In endless disharmony, Some of them with their prose, And some with their poesy. But those who with their scribbling Tried me the most the while Wrote neither in good poetic Nor in good prosaic style. Some day there'll be a change, love, A change in every part! The winter '11 be on the cheeks, love, The summer in your heart. 53. SESann jwei eoft einaneer fdjeiben. QFTEN when two are parting, Each grasps a hand as friend; And then begins a weeping And a sighing without end. We did not sigh when parting; No tears between us fell; The weeping and the sighing Came after our farewell. 54. 6te fafeen unb tranlen am 2Seetif($. TX7ITH feelings refined and poetic, They talked, o'er their teacups, of love: The gentlemen all were esthetic, The ladies, all easy to move. "Our love should all be...
POOR. 5 3/4"X 7 3/4" Gilt top edge. Suede green/brown cover over paper back. Leather label with gilt title lettering at front cover. Sateen end papers. Age browning. Both hinges broken. Rough page cut. _PAB_
New in New jacket. Lang: -eng, Pages 310. It is the reprint edition of the original edition which was published long back (1907). The book is printed in black on high quality paper with Matt Laminated colored dust cover. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. We tried to manage the best possible copy but in some cases, there may be some pages which are blur or missing or with black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. Print on Demand.
Good. 116pp Small square 8vo, suede covers. Silk endpps, usual Roycrofters decorations. Condition: Suede loose around edges, chipped. Binding damaged, some signatures loose. Covers a bit rubbed, show smudges, pages age darkened else about Good. SKU 29281 ** We ship our books in sturdy corrugated cartons, paper items in stiff "Stay Flat" envelopes. (We do not use padded envelopes. ) Free tracking (Delivery confirmation) on all USA orders.
Hardback reprint of translation first published in 1892. Some slight wear to covers and two previous owners' names on front endpage. Otherwise this is in VG condition for a book of its age. No DW. The table of contents in the front lists titles in German only, but their English counterparts are listed in the index at the end. An invaluable guide to understanding Heine's lyrics which have been set to music by so many famous composers of Lieder. For any German speakers a companion volume to this is ref. 1158.
Green covers with gilt lettering to the spine. The spine has faded. Untrimmed page edges. A good binding and clear text. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.
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