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From inside the book. Poole Limited preview – Their graves were damaged in World War II but later restored. His achievement there was later described as poetic realism.
Ceciile died on September 20,in Berlin. His fascination with the countryside surrounding Berlin may be seen in his picturesque Wanderungen durch die Mark Brandenburg Walks through the Province of Brandenburg, —82, 5 vols. At the age of 57 Fontane finally set to work in the genre for which he is remembered: These days one cannot survive as an honest man.
In his observations, he vociferously critiqued Prussian militarism: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. He briefly participated in the revolutionary events of English translations of several of his works have appeared, but none hitherto of Cecilefirst of a brilliant trio of female portraits culminating fpntane Effi Briest Fontane by Carl Breitbach.
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In he quit his job as an apothecary and became a full-time journalist and writer. Cecile Theodor Fontane No preview available – March Learn how and when to remove this template message.
PaperbackReclams Universal-Bibliothek,pages. Jul 21, Lini rated it liked it. Want to Read saving…. He went to the front to observe the Franco-Prussian War inand after being taken prisoner at Vaucouleursremained in French captivity for three months. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Cécile by Theodor Fontane
The Baroness von St Arnaud; a delicate beauty married to a retired army officer who neglects her, is a tantalising mystery to the much-travelled civil engineer von Gordon who makes her acquaintance at the fashionable spa of Thale in the Harz Mountains. Judith rated it liked it Aug 03, Theodor Fontane, chronicler of post Berlin in its new role as capital of a Germany unified for the first time in modern history, lifted the German nineteenth-century novel from provincialism to the European mainstream, and is now regarded as one of the outstanding German novelists.
His biographer Gordon A. The Baroness von St Arnaud; a delicate beauty married to a retired army officer who neglects her, is a tantalising mystery to the much-travelled civil engineer von Gordon who makes her acquaintance at the fashionable spa of Thale in the Harz Mountains. Looking for beautiful books?
His well-known novel Effi Briest is still widely read in English-speaking countries. While still in London, he quit fontanf government job, and on his return to Berlin became editor of the conservative paper Neue Preussische Zeitung.
Angel- Fiction – pages. Given the author’s sympathy with the position of a woman in a man’s world, and the setting of the new German capital of Berlin, this is as relevant today as when it was first written.
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The reader’s curiosity, too, is more and more strongly aroused as a story of mutual sexual attraction unfolds. Theodor Fontane — was a German novelist and poet, regarded by many to be the most important 19th-century German-language realist writer. Fntane ha lasciato l’esercito a seguito di uno scandalo, avendo ucciso in duello un commilitone. Kristin rated it cefile was ok Mar 12, His commitment to female values in a changing but still starkly male-dominated society is conveyed in virtuoso handling of conversation and endlessly subtle and ironic depiction of Prussian attitudes.
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Antonio GF rated it liked it Jun 09, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Wikimedia Commons fontans media related to Theodor Fontane. Tornata a vivere con la madre, erano in una situazione apparentemente dignitosa, ma economicamente fragile quando apparve St.