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

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Samuel Regueira rated it liked it Sep 16, The doctor says that Gustav will be fine, but in a fever for several days. James rated it it was amazing Nov 22, sstifter A wonderful story about love and forgiveness. It’s mainly set in eastern Hungary. I would also hazard to guess that Stifter’s reception among a more mainstream stofter public is hampered by his having come from the German-speaking orbit.


Recently I ordered this copy and reread Brigitta with the same joy and insight. Kafka once wrote that we should read only those books which can be “the axe for the frozen sea inside us.

We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. Anthony rated it it was amazing Sep 29, Debra rated it it was amazing Jun 22, Stifteer Preview See a Problem? Jonathan rated it it was amazing Aug 17, Adalbert Stifter is a 19th century Austrian author who writes beautiful prose in a rather minimalist style. Un meraviglioso racconto sull’amore e il perdono.

Laurochka rated it really liked it Jun 05, On the authority of their parents they go to a place where they could meet their death; for the Zirder in flood is very dangerous and, given the ignorance of the children, can be incalculably dangerous. Yeah, it’s that good.

Brigitta by Adalbert Stifter

Brigitta is a novella by the Austrian author Adalbert Stifter. The stirring fugues are a pathology of the normal disquiet that persists and conditions as the reader is probing the futility of human affairs within the crevices of a fractured self dialogically erupting with a muted resignation. Books by Adalbert Stifter. No trivia or quizzes yet. Es ist im Weltall, es ist in einem Auge.


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I understand that Rock Crystal is available on Librivox, so I’m going to have a look at that soon. Translated by Wendell Frye- Second Printing.

Brigitta and Other Tales

I can imagine having chosen an actress with even plainer features. The woman who rides like a man.

Return to Book Page. Brigitta was adakbert noticed by anyone and played by herself most of the time, rejecting pretty dolls and bringing bits of wood and stones into bed with her.

Published February 1st by Penguin Books first published See all 4 reviews. Hungary sounds like a weird place.

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Karen rated it really liked it Oct 30, Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Retrieved from ” https: I thought this was a nice read. Adalbert Stifter was an Austrian writer, poet, painter, and pedagogue.