But summer ends, and with the work done, Birkin must leave. Now, long after, as he reflects on the passage of time and the power of art, he finds in his memories some consolation for all that has been lost.
Author: J.L. Carr
Publisher: New York Review of Books
"Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English."—The New Yorker One week before her thirtieth birthday, the simple life of dutiful wife and mother Natalya is upended when the arrival of her son's ...
Author: Ivan Turgenev
Publisher: Theatre Communications Group
A Month in the Country was written during the 1840s and completed in 1850
when Turgenev was thirtytwo. Prior to this play, Turgenev had also written poetry
and short stories. His literary reputation was established in 1843 with the
Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
Category: Literary Criticism
This third collection by Brian Friel contains two original works: Performances, which considers the relationship between the private life and public work of the composer Leos Janácek; and The Home Place, set in Ballybeg, Donegal, at the ...
Author: Brian Friel
Category: English drama
A STRAY YANKEE IN TEXAS . A Stray Yankee in Texas . By Philip PAXTON .
With Illustra . tions by Darley . Second Edition , 12mo . , cloth . $ 1 25 . “ The work
is a chef d'auvre in a style of literature in which our country has no rival , and we ...
Author: Henry Theodore Tuckerman
It is an immersion in painting, a consideration of love, grief and a profoundly moving contemplation of the relationship between art and life. _______________________________________________ 'A dazzling exploration of art's impact on his ...
Author: Hisham Matar
Publisher: Penguin UK
Category: Biography & Autobiography