Books published in 1821

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Das Goldene Vliess

  [german | 1821]  

Franz Grillparzer


Summary: [Franz Seraphicus Grillparzer (15 January 1791 - 21 January 1872) was an Austrian writer who is chiefly known for his dramas.]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 52

Der Gastfreund

  [german | 1821]  

Franz Grillparzer


Summary: [Der Gastfreund.--Die Argonauten.--Medea.]
Genres: [ghost stories | dramaDownloads: 379

Die Argonauten

  [german | 1821]  

Franz Grillparzer


Summary: [Argonauts of the Western Pacific is a 1922 ethnological work by Bronislaw Malinowski. The book is about the Trobriand people who live on a small island chain called the Kiriwina Islands northeast of Papua New Guinea. The book is part of Malinowskis trilogy on the Trobrianders the other books include The Sexual Life of Savages in North-Western Melanesia (1929) and Coral Gardens and their magic ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 303

Journal Of A Tour Into The Interior Of Missouri And Arkansaw

  [english | 1821]  

Henry Schoolcraft


Summary: [Journal Of A Tour Into The Interior Of Missouri And Arkansaw From Potosi Or Mine D Burton In Missouri Territory In A South West Direction Toward Performed In The Years 1818 And 1819 by Henry R Schoolcraft. Henry R. Schoolcraft was an explorer geologist geographer and ethnologist who surveyed large sections of the midwest and discovered the source of the Mississippi River. During 1818 and 1819 ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 268

Kenilworth

  [french | 1821]  

Sir Walter Scott


Summary: [Sous la plume de Walter Scott nous parcourons lAngleterre des annes 1575 sous le rgne dlisabeth et nous ctoyons nombres de ses courtisans par le biais de lhistoire romanesque dune jeune fille qui quitte la maison paternelle pour faire un mariage secret avec le brillant comte de Leicester. Aprs un imbroglio dintrigues menes par un homme des plus malfaisants lissue de ce roman sera tragique pour la ...]
Genres: [fiction | historicalDownloads: 16

Le Pirate

  [french | 1821]  

Sir Walter Scott


Summary: [Lhistoire se droule dans les les Shetland au dbut du XVIIIe sicle. Magnus Troil vieil homme respectable y vit paisiblement avec ses deux filles Minna et Brenda. Il a lou Basil Mertoun et son fils Mordaunt un chteau retir du village. Mordaunt ctoie depuis son adolescence les deux jeunes filles sans pour autant en prfrer une. Un jour de tempte il sauve un naufrag nomm Cleveland quil envoie en ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | historicalDownloads: 36

Medea

  [german | 1821]  

Franz Grillparzer


Excerpts: [... Vergraben willst du Die Zeichen eines Dienstes, der Schutz dir gab Und noch dir geben kann. Medea. Der Schutz mir gab. Weil mehr nicht Schutz ...... du. Landmann. Es harre jemand auen, Ihm wohlbekannt und gastbefreundet zwar, Doch der nicht eher trete bei ihm ein, Umringt von Feinden, von Verrat ...... ist's. Jason. Mich nimmt er auf, ich wei es wohl, Und auch die Kinder, denn sie ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 92

Narrative Of A Journey To The Summit Of Mont Blanc

  [english | 1821]  

William Howard


Summary: [William Howard Gass (born July 30 1924) is an American novelist short story writer essayist critic and former philosophy professor. He has written two novels three collections of short stories a collection of novellas and seven volumes of essays three of which have won National Book Critics Circle Award prizes and one of which A Temple of Texts won the Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism. ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 330