Brigitta has ratings and 25 reviews. Diane S ☔ said: A Hungarian country estate, a man travels by invitation to spend time with his older friend. He. Brigitta and Other Tales (Penguin Classics) [Adalbert Stifter, Helen Watanabe-O’ Kelly] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The heroine of. Brigitta (Translated) (Austro-Hungarian Fiction in English) – Kindle edition by Adalbert Stifter, Richard Hacken. Download it once and read it on your Kindle.

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Brigitta and Other Tales by Adalbert Stifter. Samuel Regueira rated it liked it Sep adzlbert, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Entrambi i personaggi sono particolarmente interessanti.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Showing stifted 4 reviews. All the while, the narrator stands somewhat awkwardly by as he has for much of the story. Sarah rated it liked it Mar 11, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I do know, however, that that particular style added to the themes of cultivation and patience the book deals with, but it just did not interest me that much, although the ending was good.


And then you contemplate like you never had before. I would also hazard to guess that Stifter’s reception among a more mainstream literary public is hampered by his having come from the German-speaking orbit. Be the first to ask a question about Brigitta and Other Tales.

Even if they speak its name, they do not know its essence and their aspiring life has no feeling for annihilation. Anthony rated it liked it Sep 30, None of the four long stories is well served by the jacket copy, which for each seems to focus on a minor aspect of the story or to miscast its tone. He was especially notable for the vivid natural landscapes depicted in his writing, and has long been popular in the German-speaking world, while almost entirely unknown to English readers.

The Major therefore satisfies himself with practical work. James rated it it was amazing Nov 22, Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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She is eventually convinced and loves him immeasurably. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

You may be aware that this is Nietzsche’s favorite writer, and he considered his magnum opus to “Indian Summer” to be “the greatest nvel ever written” – bigitta finally released by Ivory Tusk classics after a long period of inexplicable neglect. Los dos son grandes viajeros y se conocieron en uno de estos viajes, quedando como amigos. Retrieved from ” https: Memoirs from Beyond the Grave: I’ve recommended it over the years to many good friends, all of whom shared my admiration of “Brigitta’s” considerable merit.


Brigitta, with Abdias, Limestone & the Forest Path

May 31, Gill rated it really liked it. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

He is given a tour of the estate, the gardens, zdalbert stables, and introduced to a woman who runs a neighboring estate. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Lazarus Stidter Badpenny Esq rated it really liked it Aug 18, In entrambe il protagonista narra in prima persona, anni dopo, episodi della sua vita da giovane. Abdias and Limestone were most congenial, the first with its greater sense of narration, the second with its amenable narrator and his subject. The narrator notices that the Major and Brigitta act almost as if they were in love.

The hero of “The Forest Path” is a comic counterpart to Brigitta. A Hungarian country estate, a man travels by invitation to spend time with his older friend. The Major brings Gustav back to his house and calls for a doctor and for Brigitta.

English Choose a language for shopping. Brigitta was, however, clever and learned to ride. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. I very much enjoyed this story.