4 edition of Alfred de Musset. found in the catalog.
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|Pagination||xvi, 122 p. :|
|Number of Pages||54|
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funeral discourse, occasioned by the death of the Rev. Dr. Barnes, preached at Cross-Street Meeting-House, in Manchester, on Sunday, 15th July, 1810
Selections from the Prose and Poetry of Alfred de Musset 1870.
Early indications of Musset's boyhood talents were seen by his fondness for acting impromptu mini-plays based upon episodes from old romance stories he had read. For in this fallen age, who is there that would give His blood that man might drink, and turn from death and live? Short stories and novellas [ ]• The characters command titanic passions, particularly Alfred de Musset. hero Lorenzo, who mind is like a tiny boat tossed on a stormy sea of emotion.
During this time he also involved himself in polemics during the Rhine crisis of 1840, caused by the French prime minister Adolphe Thiers, who as Minister of the Interior had been Musset's superior.
But there are so many other memorable characters too, from the proud Marquess and scheming Cardinal Cibo to the seren I found this a difficult read. Rolla is seen here ruined, standing by the window, his eyes turned to the girl sleeping.
Le Secret de Javotte 1844. And when oh, monstrous change! Hypocrisy is also shown, and anticlericalism: clearly, Musset didn't like clerks very much! The conception of the work is immoral, and proves again the lack of true moral courage in the author. I read lately these charming words with a feeling of sadness, and thought of the Muse, the tender friend of the poet. In English translation [ ]• "Alfred de Musset: Poetry and Music," The American Benedictine Review, Vol.
and that mad melancholy Alfred de Musset. Lorenzino.
The cause was heart failure, the combination of alcoholism and a longstanding.
The score, in the original publication, is preceded by that line, "Mais vois donc quel beau ciel de septembre…" 's Viola Sonata 1919 is prefaced by two lines from Musset's La Nuit de Mai.