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The 1999 . Vienna . Production . Of . Halevys . La . Juive . Was . A . Triumph, . Revealing . This . Grand . Opera . To . Be . A . Vast, . Passionate . And . Admirably . Constructed . Drama. . One . Singer . Played . An . Especially . Significant . Role . In . The . Success: . Neil . Shicoff, . Who . Brings . The . Character . Of . Eleazar . To . Life . With . Breathtaking . Intensity. . Shicoff . Has . Found . The . Role . That . He . Was . Bom . To . Sing. . The . DVD . Features . The . Revival . Of . The . Vienna . State . Opera . In 2003 . And . Offers . Exciting . Bonus . Material . Including . The . Documentary. . Finding . Eleazar, . And . A . Video . Clip . Of . The . Acclaimed . Rachel . Aria . Sung . By . Neil . Shicoff . And . Directed . By . Hollywoods . Legendary . Sidney . Lumet. . Hacik . Bayvertian - . Un . Autre . Homme . Boaz . Daniel - . Ruggiero . Walter . Fink - . Le . Cardinal . De . Brogni . Johannes . Gisser - . Un . Homme . Du . Peuple . Simina . Ivan - . La . Princesse . Eudoxie . Janusz . Monarcha - . Albert . Martin . Muller - . Officier . Neil . Shicoff - . Elezar . Krassimira . Stoyanova - . Rachel . Jianyi . Zhang - . Leopold
Opera . In . Three . Acts / . Libretto / . Livret: . Jules . Barbier, . Michel . Carre. From . The . Vienna . State . Opera, . With . A . Superb . Cast . Revelling . In . Gounods . Beloved . Melodies, . Here . Is . The . Provocative, . Visually . Sumptuous 1985 . Production . By . Famed . Film-. Director . Ken . Russell, . Also . Renowned . For . His . Flamboyant . Biopics . Of . Liszt, . Mahler, . And . Tchaikovsky. . Le . Docteur . Faust - . Francisco . Araiza. Mephistopheles - . Ruggero . Raimondi. Marguerite - . Gabriela . Benackova . Valentin - . Walton . Gronroos. Wagner - . Alfred . Sramek. Siebel - . Gabriele . Sima. Marthe - . Gertrude . Jahn . Orchester . Der . Wiener . Staatsoper. Chor . Der . Wiener . Staatsoper. Chorus . Master: . Walter . Hagen-. Groll . Buhnenorchester . Der . Wiener . Staatsoper . Ballett . Der . Wiener . Staatsoper . Elevinnen . Und . Eleven . Der . Ballettschule . Der . Wiener . Staatsoper. Conductor: . Erich . Binder . Production . And. Video . Direction: . Ken . Russell. Set . And . Costume . Design: . Carl . Toms. Lighting . Design: . Robert . Bryan. Choreography: . Alphonse . Poulin
Following the success of . The . Art of . Conducting-. Great . Conductors of the . Past, this second edition focuses on a further six of the twentieth centurys greatest conductors, complemented by commentary from music personalities who knew the artists firsthand. . Rare film clips are also included of . Herbert von . Karajan, . Hermann . Scherchen, . Andre . Cluytens and . Vaclav . Talich. . Apres le succes international de . The . Art of . Conducting - . Great . Conductors of the . Past, ce second volet presente six chefs dorchestre qui figurent parmi les plus grands noms du vingtieme siecle, sappuyant sur la contribution des personnalites du monde musical ayant connu et cotoye les artistes. . Le film contient egalement de rares archives filmees de . Herbert von . Karajan, . Hermann . Scherchen, . Andre . Cluytens et . Vaclav . Talich. . Nach dem . Erfolg von . The . Art of . Conducting - . Gro. Be . Dirigenten der . Vergangenheit beschaftigt sich diese zweite . Folge mit sechs weiteren herausragenden . Dirigenten des 20. . Jahrhunderts. . Erganzt werden diese . Portrats durch . Kommentare verschiedener . Musiker-. Personlichkeiten aus dem unmittelbaren . Umkreis der . Kunstler. . Mit dabei sind au. Rerdem seltene . Aufnahmen von . Herbert von . Karajan, . Hermann . Scherchen, . Andre . Cluytens und . Vaclav . Talich. . With commentary by . Peter . Andry, . Alexander . Barantschik, . Daniel . Barenboim, . Walter . Barylli, . Otto . Edelmann, . Vic . Firth, . Yuri . Grigorovich, . Bernard . Haitink, . Yehudi . Menuhin, . Evgeny . Mravinsky. . Chapter . Selection: 01. . Sergiu . Celibidache (Archive . Footage) 02. . Wilhelm . Furtwangler (Archive . Footage) 03. . Erich . Kleiber (Archive . Footage) 04. . Willem . Mengelberg (Archive . Footage) 05. . Yevgeni . Mravinsky (Archive . Footage) 06. . Charles . Munch (Archive . Footage)
Прижизненное издание. Берлин - . Лейпциг, 1925 год. . Издание . Walter de . Gruyter & . Co. Иллюстрированное издание с 330 рисунками в тексте. Типографский переплет. Сохранность хорошая. Вниманию читателей предлагается один из основных трудов немецкого микробиолого, зоолога и энтомолога . Гюнтера . Эндерляйна, представляющее собой пролегомены к исследованиям строения, полового и бесполого размножения и развития бактерий. Издание на немецком языке.
The . Ashmolean . Museums collection of . British drawings and watercolors is undoubtedly one of the richest in the world. . Over 130 works are discussed here in this fully illustrated catalogue, including a dozen works loaned from private collections. . Many of these works have never previously been published or exhibited. . The full richness of the . Ashmoleans collection is reflected here with drawings from the mid-seventeenth century through to the present day. . Works by renowned masters including . Rowlandson, . Gainsborough, . Blake, . Palmer, . Girtin, . J. . M. . W. . Turner, . Edward . Lear, . Ruskin, and the . Pre-. Raphaelites feature, together with works from the twentieth century including . Augustus . John, . Paul . Nash, . Walter . Sickert and the . Camden . Town . Group, . Eric . Kennington, . Eric . Ravilious, . Ben . Nicholson, . Graham . Sutherland, . Wyndham . Lewis, . Ronald . Searle, . Gerald . Scarfe, and . David . Hockney. . Great . British . Drawings reveals the full breadth of achievement and inventiveness of . British artists in all drawing media, from pencil, to pen and ink, to watercolor, as well as the fascinating history of . British art over the course over three and a half centuries.
Die . Geschichte des . Schweizer . Nationalhelden . Wilhelm . Tell wird aus der . Sicht seines . Sohns, . Walter erzahlt. . Vom . Iegendaren . Apfel-schuss bis zur . Befreiung der . Schweiz. . Trotz einer einfachen, auch fur . Lerner mit . Anfangerkenntnissen geeigneten . Sprache, bleibt der historische . Kontext als . Grundlage zu . Schillers beruhmten . Drama erhalten. . Tells . Problematik: . Noch heute aktuell, spannend, aber . Ieicht verstandlich nacherzahlt und mit . Ubungen versehen zur . Vertiefung von . Wortschatz und . Grammatik sowie . Iandeskundlichen und . Iiteraturgeschichtlichen . Themendossiers, mit denen die . Kultur der . Zeit . Iebendig wird. . Die . Audio-. CD enthalt den gesamten dramatisierten . Text.
Книга . Г. Шолема . Вальтер . Беньямин - история одной дружбы - выдающийся интеллектуальный памятник . XX века. . Гершом . Шолем, философ, историк религии, написал воспоминания о своём ближайшем друге . Вальтере . Беньямине. . Вальтер . Беньямин, немецкий философ, теоретик истории, эстетик, литературный критик, писатель, является одним из самых влиятельных мыслителей последнего столетия. . Лучшая из существующих биографий . Беньямина охватывает широчайший круг проблем философии, эстетики и левого движения, разворачивающихся на фоне прихода в . Германии к власти фашизма. . Книга впервые вышла на немецком языке: . Scholem, . Gershom. . Walter . Benjamin - die . Geschichte einer . Freundschaft. . Suhrkamp . Verlag, . Frankfurt am . Main, 1975.
With the flanks of the . Wolfs . Maw falling one-by-one, now the ominous fortress itself is in the crosshairs of a dual-threat of . Canton allies. . Lead by new forms of weapons technology, canton rebels are willing to risk countless lives for one last chance at freedom. . And with . Walter . Tell literally climbing the walls of the . Wolfsmund, it seems inevitable that the barrier station will fall. . But before that happens, . Wolfsram will unleash more than a few more devious tricks from his already deep arsenal.
It is 1866, and . Walter . Moody has come to stake his claim in . New . Zealands booming gold rush. . On the stormy night of his arrival, he stumbles across a tense gathering of twelve local men who have met in secret to discuss a series of unexplained events: a wealthy man has vanished, a prostitute has tried to end her life, and an enormous cache of gold has been discovered in the home of a luckless drunk. . Moody is soon drawn into a network of fates and fortunes that is as complex and exquisitely ornate as the night sky. . Richly evoking a mid-nineteenth-century world of shipping, banking, and gold rush boom and bust, . THE . LUMINARIES is at once a fiendishly clever ghost story, a gripping page-turner, and a thrilling novelistic achievement. . It richly confirms that . Eleanor . Catton is one of the brightest stars in the international literary firmament.
In the summer of 1998, . Walter . Kirn-then an aspiring novelist struggling with impending fatherhood and a dissolving marriage-set out on a peculiar, fateful errand: to personally deliver a crippled hunting dog from his home in . Montana to the . New . York apartment of one . Clark . Rockefeller, a secretive young banker and art collector who had adopted the dog over the . Internet. . Thus began a fifteen-year relationship that drew . Kirn deep into the fun-house world of an outlandish, eccentric son of privilege who ultimately would be unmasked as a brazen serial impostor, child kidnapper, and brutal murderer. . Kirns one-of-a-kind story of being duped by a real-life . Mr. . Ripley takes us on a bizarre and haunting journey from the posh private clubrooms of . Manhattan to the hard-boiled courtrooms and prisons of . Los . Angeles. . As . Kirn uncovers the truth about his friend, a psychopath masquerading as a gentleman, he also confronts hard truths about himself. . Why, as a writer of fiction, was he susceptible to the deception of a sinister fantasist whose crimes, . Kirn learns, were based on books and movies? . What are the hidden psychological links between the artist and the con man? . To answer these and other questions, . Kirn attends his old friends murder trial and uses it as an occasion to reflect on both their tangled personal relationship and the surprising literary sources of . Rockefellers evil. . This investigation of the past climaxes in a tense jailhouse reunion with a man whom . Kirn realizes he barely knew-a predatory, sophisticated genius whose life, in some respects, parallels his own and who may have intended to take another victim during his years as a fugitive from justice: . Kirn himself. . Combining confessional memoir, true crime reporting, and cultural speculation, . BLOOD . WILL . OUT is a . Dreiser-esque tale of self-invention, upward mobility, and intellectual arrogance. . It exposes the layers of longing and corruption, ambition and self-delusion beneath the . Great . American con.
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It has been 14 years since the . Martians invaded . England. . Only the lucky survived. . The world has moved on, always watching the skies but content that we know how to defeat the . Martian menace. . Machinery looted from the abandoned capsules and war-machines has led to technological leaps forward. . The . Martians are vulnerable to earth germs. . The . Army is prepared. . So when the signs of launches on . Mars are seen, there seems little reason to worry. . Unless you listen to one man, . Walter . Jenkins, the author of the bestselling . The . War of the . Worlds. . He is sure that the . Martians have understood their defeat, learned, adapted. . He is right. . Thrust into the chaos of a new invasion, . Walter’s ex-sister-in-law – now divorced, a journalist, determined to find the story – must survive, escape and report on the war. . And she will play a greater part in it than she could ever have predicted. . The . Massacre of . Mankind has begun.
This fourth installment in . The . Archive . Series showcases the scenic background and layout art that gives every piece of . Disney animation a time and place. . The . Animation . Research . Library and curator . John . Lasseter, the . Walt . Disney . Animation . Studios . Chief . Creative . Officer, have assembled over 300 pieces of artwork from the companys shorts and masterpieces from . Snow . White and the . Seven . Dwarfs to . Tangled, and even the upcoming . Winnie the . Pooh. . With many two-page spreads and several 30-inch gate-folds, . Backgrounds & . Layouts includes famous as well as unpublished work of the great layout artists and background painters such as . Eyvind . Earle, . Claude . Coats, . Walter . Peregoy, . Maurice . Noble, . James . Coleman, . Serge . Michaels, . Al . Dempster, . Bill . Layne, . Art . Riley, . Brice . Mack, and . Lisa . Keene. . Collectors and animation enthusiasts couldnt be more thrilled with the first three books in the series, and they are eager to add . Backgrounds & . Layouts to their libraries.
Thus young . Walter . Hartright first meets the mysterious woman in white in what soon became one of the most popular novels of the nineteenth century. . Secrets, mistaken identities, surprise revelations, amnesia, locked rooms and locked asylums, and an unorthodox villain made this mystery thriller an instant success when it first appeared in 1860, and it has continued to enthrall readers ever since. . From the heros foreboding before his arrival at . Limmeridge . House to the nefarious plot concerning the beautiful . Laura, the breathtaking tension of . Collins narrative created a new literary genre of suspense fiction, which profoundly shaped the course of . English popular writing. . Collins other great mystery, . The . Moonstone, has been called the finest detective story ever written, but it was this work that so gripped the imagination of the world that . Wilkie . Collins had his own tombstone inscribed: . Author of . The . Woman . In . White. .
This is the . Penguin . English . Library . Edition of . The . Life & . Opinions of . Tristram . Shandy by . Laurence . Sterne. . I am got, . I know not how, into a cold unmetaphorical vein of infamous writing, and cannot take a plumb-lift out of it for my soul; so must be obliged to go on writing like a . Dutch commentator to the end of the chapter, unless something be done. . . Laurence . Sternes great masterpiece of bawdy humour and rich satire defies any attempt to categorize it. . Part novel, part digression, its gloriously disordered narrative interweaves the birth and life of the unfortunate hero . Tristram . Shandy, the eccentric philosophy of his father . Walter, the amours and military obsessions of . Uncle . Toby, and a host of other characters, including . Dr . Slop, . Corporal . Trim and the parson . Yorick. . A joyful celebration of the endless possibilities of the art of fiction, . The . Life & . Opinions of . Tristram . Shandy is also a wry demonstration of its limitations. . The . Penguin . English . Library - 100 editions of the best fiction in . English, from the eighteenth century and the very first novels to the beginning of the . First . World . War.
Walter . Bridge, husband to . India and father to three, is a successful lawyer in a . Kansas suburb. . The daily dramas of his life only serve to illuminate his prejudice, self-doubts and dreary existence - his . Christmas gifts to the family are stock certificates, which he immediately takes back to manage on their behalf - yet he is also kind and charitable, loving his wife while never able to tell her so. . In . Mr . Bridge, . Evan . S. . Connell gives us a moving, satirical and poetic portrayal of a man who cannot escape his limitations, and a couple growing old together but unable, ultimately, to connect.
. Don . Quixote, a lanky scarecrow of a man with his withered face and lantern jaw, dons his rusty armour and mounts his ramshackle steed, . Rozinante. . With lance couched he still rides through our lives, followed by his potbellied squire . Sancho . Panza. . With these words, . Walter . Starkie launches the introduction to his highly esteemed translation and abridgment of . Cervantess great classic-a book that has enchanted generations of readers throughout the world. Brimming with humor, rich in idealism and earthy common sense, vivid in its characterizations of men and women from every walk of life-nobles, priests, impassioned damsels, simple country girls, rogues, and romantics-. Don . Quixote, in this zestful translation, will win many new friends.
In 2000, legendary writer/artist . Walter . Simonson, best known for his work on . DCs . Manhunter and . Marvels . Thor, treated comics fans to his vision of . Jack . Kirbys . Fourth . World mythology. . At the center of the series was the conflict between . Orion, born on the violent world of . Apokolips but raised on peaceful . New . Genesis, and his father, . Darkseid, ruler of . Apokolips. . Focusing on the clash between father and son, the series features most of the . Fourth . World heroes and villains created by . Jack . Kirby, as . Darkseid seeks the deadly anti-life equation - and . Orion battles to stop him from eradicating life as we know it! . This title also includes short stories written by . Simonson and illustrated by . Frank . Miller, . Dave . Gibbons, . Howard . Chaykin, . Jim . Lee and others.
The . Brothers . Grimm rediscovered a host of fairy tales, telling of princes and princesses in their castles, witches in their towers and forests, of giants and dwarfs, of fabulous animals and dark deeds. . This selection of their folk tales was made and translated by . Lucy . Crane, and includes firm favourites such as . Rapunzel, . The . Goose . Girl, . Sleeping . Beauty, . Hansel and . Gretel and . Snow . White. . It is illustrated throughout by . Walter . Cranes charming line drawings.
The father of . Russian literature, . Pushkin is beloved not only for his poetry but also for his brilliant stories, which range from dramatic tales of love, obsession, and betrayal to dark fables and sparkling comic masterpieces, from satirical epistolary tales and romantic adventures in the manner of . Sir . Walter . Scott to imaginative historical fiction and the haunting dreamworld of . The . Queen of . Spades. . The five short stories of . The . Late . Tales of . Ivan . Petrovich . Belkin are lightly humorous and yet reveal astonishing human depths, and his short novel, . The . Captains . Daughter, has been called the most perfect book in . Russian literature.
On a remote . Caribbean island, young . Steve . Duncan comes face to face with a fiery red stallion. . Steve names the horse . Flame and works to gain the untamed giants trust. . But fearsome obstacles arise that test . Steves strength and determination . . . and put . Flames life in grave danger! Part of . Walter . Farleys famous . Black . Stallion series, this story introduces a new wild stallion and a headstrong young hero in an adventure filled with excitement and suspense, confirming . Farleys reputation as a master storyteller.