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Tales from Hoffmann

E. T. A. Hoffmann

Tales from Hoffmann

by E. T. A. Hoffmann

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Published by Bodley Head in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by various hands ; with introduction by J.M.Cohen ; illustrated by Gavarni.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13749057M

Buy Tales of Hoffmann by E T A Hoffmann online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now.   This selection of Hoffmann's finest short stories vividly demonstrates his intense imagination and preoccupation with the supernatural, placing him at the forefront of both surrealism and the modern horror genre. Suspense dominates tales such as Mademoiselle de Scudery, in which an apprentice goldsmith and a female novelist find themselves caught up in a series of jewel thefts and /5(4).

E. T. A. Hoffmann () was perhaps one of the two or three greatest of all writers of fantasy. His wonderful tales, translated into many languages and adapted into numerous stage works, have delighted readers for a century and a half. They open our eyes to an extraordinary world of fantasy, poetry, and the supernatural. Remarkable characters come vividly to life/5(2). Weird Tales, Volume 1 E. T. A. HOFFMANN ( - ), translated by J. T. BEALBY ( - ) These stories form the first volume of the renowned Tales of Hoffman.

  June Anderson, Jerry Hadley, Paul Plishka, Stephanie Blythe, Robert Perry, John Bellemer, perform sextet (Helas, mon coeur s'egare) from Les contes d'Hoffmann, Julius Rudel conducting. Richard. The Tales of Hoffmann, composed by Jacques Offenbach takes place over a series of flashbacks, as the famous German poet Hoffmann tells the story of his three great failed romances at a bar, ruining his fourth great romance in the process. Each woman represents a part of the whole that he is seeking: Olympia, the beautiful doll, Antonia, the.


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E.T.A. Hoffmann () is best known as the author of various weird, fantastic gothic tales who influenced many other authors of the Romanic era, and also composers such as Offenbach (The Tales of Hoffmann) and Tchaikovsky (The Nutcracker).Cited by: The Tales of Hoffmann: French, English Language Edition, Chorus Parts (Kalmus Edition) (French Edition) [Offenbach, Jacques] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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- The book from London Films for their film of 'The Tales of Hoffmann" ~ Moira Shearer as the doll 'Olympia' and Leonide Massine the doll maker 'Spalanzani'. The doll maker escorts his latest and greatest creation, the doll Olympia, into the music room, intending to present her to Hoffmann as his "daughter".

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Directed by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger. With Moira Shearer, Robert Rounseville, Ludmilla Tchérina, Ann Ayars. A melancholy poet reflects on three women he loved and lost in the past: a mechanical performing doll, a Venetian courtesan, and the /10(K).Full text of "Les contes d'Hoffmann = Tales of Hoffmann: opera in three acts, a prologue and an epilogue" See other formats ML 50 CI l%5 pi P \ akfeny CoK Libmy 0* l*.