Books tagged: goethe

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The Metamorphosis of Plants
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
The Metamorphosis of Plants (1790) is undoubtedly Goethe’s best known and most famous scientific work. “If we observe all forms, especially the organic forms, we find that nothing is permanent, nothing is at rest, nothing concluded, but, on the contrary, that all is in continuous fluctuating movement. Nothing is held fast in experience for a single moment.”
From an Exiled King to His Forgotten Princess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
An absolutely amazing three hundred line poem from a father to daughter. He passes along wisdom, knowledge and love to his daughter... as well as regret. Heartfelt and inspiring!
Le Nouvel Adam
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,370. Language: French. Published: October 9, 2011 by Éditions de l'Âge d'Or. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
L'histoire fascinante d'Edmond Hall, qui découvre qu'il est un surhomme appelé sans doute à remplacer l'humanité ordinaire; on assiste à ses tentatives pour s'intégrer à la société, sa découverte de la beauté et de l'amour charnel de la belle Vanny, ses réussites et ses échecs. Ce roman, paru à titre posthume en 1939, est publié pour la toute première fois en français.
Collection of Poetry and Prose: from Young Mystic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
A collection of poems, short stories, and essays on a variety of topics. Pulling from different cultures and times. Revealing an underlying unity, that appeals to the childlike yet wise Inner Self.
Sewing Moonlight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,620. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A sweeping tale of love, loss and bio-dynamics. When Wilhelm Erdinger arrives in the sleepy village of Falters Mill determined to pursue a self-sufficient life, the locals are more than happy to leave him in peace. Against all expectations he discovers both unexpected friendships and love. But as war marches closer, a dark secret from his past threatens to bring his tenuous life crashing down.
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefathers' Eve, Parts II and III. A New English Translation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Gustaw, a love-suicide, is called forth from the grave during the semi-pagan celebration of Forefathers' Eve to confront his faithless lover. Later, his selfish romantic love is turned outward, toward his suffering nation, as he takes on a new persona: the Messianic Konrad. Adam Mickiewicz's Dziady, the greatest expression of Polish literature, is presented here in a new English translation.
Lazarus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Luke Collins is a schoolteacher, failed inventor and atheist, who raises his son from the dead. His celebrity status is short-lived, however, when an incident from his past is revealed in the media. He flees to a Greek island from which he is eventually deported. When he returns, he discovers that his son has a new identity, precipitating in Collins, albeit too late, a life-changing revelation.