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  • Garden by the Sea

    Garden by the Sea
    av Merce Rodoreda

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781948830089

    The novel that defined Merc Rodoreda's most prolific period is finally available in English for the first time. Set in 1920s Spain, Garden by the Sea takes place over six summers at a villa by the sea inhabited by a young couple and their beautiful,…

  • A Corpse of One's Own

    A Corpse of One's Own
    av Isabel-Clara Sim

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820420486

    "A Corpse of One's Own" is a feminist thriller written originally in Catalan, a tongue effectively persecuted in Spain during 40 years of Francoist dictatorship. Thus the novel comes to us from a two-pronged history of oppression, and wrenches its p…

  • Typescript of the Second Origin

    Typescript of the Second Origin
    av Manuel de Pedrolo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819577429

    Manuel de Pedrolo's widely acclaimed post-apocalyptic novel, which includes a foreword by Kim Stanley Robinson, tells the story of two children who survive the brutal destruction of Earth by alien explorers. The protagonists, Alba and Didac, retreat…

  • Typescript of the Second Origin

    Typescript of the Second Origin
    av Manuel de Pedrolo

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819577771

    Manuel de Pedrolo's widely acclaimed post-apocalyptic novel, which includes a foreword by Kim Stanley Robinson, tells the story of two children who survive the brutal destruction of Earth by alien explorers. The protagonists, Alba and Didac, retreat…

  • The Dream of Bernat Metge

    The Dream of Bernat Metge
    av Richard Vernier

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754606918

    The Dream of Bernat Metge is the first English translation of Lo Somni, a prose dialogue written around 1397 by the Catalan humanist Bernat Metge (?1340-1413). It stands as a noteworthy example of nascent humanism and a vivid document of contemporar…

  • A Thousand Morons

    A Thousand Morons
    av Quim Monzo

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934824412

    "Today's best known writer in Catalan. He is also, no exaggeration, one of the world's great short-story writers."--The IndependentA Thousand Morons, Quim Monzo's latest collection of short stories, is rife with very unfortunate characters. There's…

  • Camellia Street

    Camellia Street
    av Merce Rodoreda

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781940953861

    A major work from Merc Rodoreda's early, realistic period, Camellia Street is set in war-torn Barcelona of the 1940s and 50s and tells the story of Cecilia, who, abandoned as an infant, ends up fleeing her adoptive family in favor of a more unsettle…

  • Le Roman De Jaufre

    Le Roman De Jaufre
    av Nikki L Kaltenbach

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820434636

    The thirteenth-century Occitan narrative, "Le Roman de Jaufre," is a complex work. While on the surface it is a parody of Arthurian romances, it also contains elements of a more serious nature. On a psychological level, the adventures of the hero ca…

  • On Our Own Behalf

    On Our Own Behalf
    av Kathleen McNerney

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803231221

    "The collection offers excellent English translations, by eight different translators, of many superb examples of Catalonian women's fiction and should inspire critics to turn their scholarly attention not only to the five authors selected but to wo…

  • Podrias

    Podrias
    av Joana Raspall

    Inbunden - 2017 - Spanska - ISBN: 9788416003839

  • Waltz

    Waltz
    av Francesc Trabal

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781564788771

    First published in 1936, and considered one of the most groundbreaking and significant novels written in Catalan, "Waltz" tells the tale of an idle, introspective, and somewhat oblivious young "man without qualities" as he stumbles through a milieu…

  • Andreas and the Ambiguity of Courtly Love

    Andreas and the Ambiguity of Courtly Love
    av Paolo Cherchi

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802005779

    A resolution to the vexed problem whether a troubadour's love is erotic or spiritual is offered by Paolo Cherchi through a new reading of Andreas Capellanus' De Amore (written around 1186-1196). He suggests that Andreas, using a rhetorical strategy…

  • Selected Poems of Jacint Verdaguer

    Selected Poems of Jacint Verdaguer
    av Jacint Verdaguer

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226853000

    Regarded as one of Europe's most important poets of the late nineteenth century, Jacint Verdaguer (1845-1902) provided the modern poetic foundations for the reemergence of Catalan literature after three centuries of the language's suppression by Spa…

  • Once Remembered, Twice Lived

    Once Remembered, Twice Lived
    av Roser Caminals-Heath

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820419695

    "Once Remembered, Twice Lived" is a novel set in Barcelona, Spain, that traces the stories of two families of different backgrounds united by marriage. The lives of three generations, spanning from 1900 to the 1970's, are touched by private tragedy…

  • Forgotten Music

    Forgotten Music
    av Alex Susanna

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904556053

    Born in Barcelona in 1957, Alex Susanna is well known throughout Spain and in several countries in Europe as one of the best contemporary Catalan poets. This collection offers up some of the best poems from several of his collections. His voice is f…

  • Naturalism and the Troubadour Ethic

    Naturalism and the Troubadour Ethic
    av Donald K Frank

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780820406060

    This study examines the troubadour ethic as expressed in the Provencal lyrics and the De Amore of Andreas Capellanus. It addresses, in particular, the question of the singularity and origin of the courtly love ideals and the relation of these ideals…

  • La liturgia del trobar

    La liturgia del trobar
    av Gianluca Valenti

    Inbunden - 2017 - Italienska - ISBN: 9783110340211

    This study investigates the influence of medieval liturgy on the literary work of Occitan poets during the 12th and 13th centuries. It focuses on the diverse effects emanating from metrical hymn structure, sacraments, prayers, and the veneration of…

  • The Dolls' Room

    The Dolls' Room
    av Llorenc Villalonga

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781564786128

    A classic of contemporary Catalan literature, and a haunting and satirical portrait of a vanishing age, Lloren? Villalonga's "The Dolls' Room" concerns the decline of Don Toni and Dona Maria Ant?nia Bearn: aristocrats, cousins, husband and wife, and…

  • Gina (Spanish Edition)

    Gina (Spanish Edition)
    av Maria Climent

    Häftad - 2020 - Spanska - ISBN: 9788420438993

    Seguramente todos somos valientes y no lo sabemos hasta que la vida nos pone a prueba. Que la vida va en serio Gina lo descubre de golpe y sin previo aviso: la adolescencia todavía está cerca y la edad adulta, con todos sus compromiso…

  • Parrots and Nightingales

    Parrots and Nightingales
    av Sarah Kay

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812245257

    The love songs of Occitan troubadours inspired a rich body of courtly lyric by poets working in neighboring languages. For Sarah Kay, these poets were nightingales, composing verse that is recognizable yet original. But troubadour poetry also circul…

  • Postwar Catalan Poetry

    Postwar Catalan Poetry
    av David M. Rosenthal

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780838751787

    In Postwar Catalan Poetry, Rosenthal's translations offer North American readers a chance to follow the evolution of this literary form over the last fifty years.

  • Solitude

    Solitude
    av Victor Catala

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780930523923

  • My Christina and Other Stories

    My Christina and Other Stories
    av Merce Rodoreda

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780915308651

    My Christina and Other StoriesYears after her death, Merc Rodoreda's work is enjoying a well-deserved renaissance. The seventeen stories that comprise this volume vary tremendously in tone and style, from the hallucinatory to the bleakly realistic,…

  • Truth of My Songs - Poems of the Trobairitz

    Truth of My Songs - Poems of the Trobairitz
    av Claudia Keelan

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781632430021

    Truth of My Songs is a translation of poems written by the women troubadours, known as trobairitz, whose poems disappeared after the Albigensian crusade of 1129. Together, the poems present a profound argument - for and against - the notion of fin'…

  • The Women Troubadours

    The Women Troubadours
    av Magda Bogin, Meg Bogin, Magda Bogin

    Pocket - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393009651

    This is the first twentieth-century study of the women troubadours who flourished in Southern France between 1150 and 1250 the great period of troubadour poetry. The book is comprised of a full-length essay on women in the Middle Ages, twenty-three…

  • Fungus / Fungus: The King of the Pyrenees

    Fungus / Fungus: The King of the Pyrenees
    av Albert Sanchez Pinol

    Häftad - 2019 - Spanska - ISBN: 9788420435459

    El mal no existe. Solo existe el poder. La esperada nueva novela de Albert S nchez Pi ol es la puerta de entrada a un mundo nunca visto de fantas a y revoluci n. 1888. Ric-Ric es un pobre diablo, un anarquista desarrapado que no encuentra otro s…

  • Not So Perfect Crime

    Not So Perfect Crime

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904738343

    Another day in Barcelona, another slimy politician's wife is suspected of infidelity. Lluis Font discovers a portrait of his wife in an exhibition that leads him to conclude he is being cuckolded by the artist. Concerned only about the potential pol…

  • Modern Catalan Plays

    Modern Catalan Plays

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780413744401

    Four plays from the rich theatrical world of Catalan drama. Since the early 1990s, Catalonia has proven to the world that its rich heritage and artistic tradition are worthy of focus and study. The plays in the volume reflect the post-Franco era dur…

  • Barcelona Plays: A Collection of New Plays by Catalan Playwrights

    Barcelona Plays: A Collection of New Plays by Catalan Playwrights

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780979057045

    Barcelona's theater has experienced a remarkable renaissance in the years since the end of the Franco dictatorship. Soon the Catalan language, suppressed for more than three decades, became a vehicle of expression for new playwrights who challenged…

  • Cerveri de Girona and his Poetic Traditions

    Cerveri de Girona and his Poetic Traditions
    av Miriam Cabre

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855660427

    The Catalan troubadour Guillem de Cervera is documented for over twenty years (1259-1285) as being in the service of the Crown of Aragon. During this period he wrote one hundred and nineteen poems under the stage name Cerveri de Girona, as well as a…

  • Come on Up

    Come on Up
    av Jordi Nopca

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781942658801

    "Jordi Nopca's stories, written with clarity and flair, are smart and modern, filled with sharply observed detail. They capture the unease of the times and the flux of contemporary life in Barcelona with wit, wisdom, moments of pure hilarity, and a…

  • Death In Spring

    Death In Spring
    av Merce Rodoreda

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781940953281

    Considered by many to be the grand achievement of her later period, Death in Spring is one of Merce Rodoreda's most complex and beautifully constructed works. The novel tells the story of the bizarre and destructive customs of a nameless town--buryi…

  • Death In Spring

    Death In Spring
    av Merce Rodoreda

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934824115

  • Proensa

    Proensa
    av George Economou

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370309

    The poetry of the Provencal troubadours has had a profound influence on the development of the lyric, from Dante and Petrarch to Ezra Pound and the Black Mountain poets, despite the difficulty of Old Provencal, or Occitan, the original language of t…

  • Pell De Brau

    Pell De Brau
    av Espriu

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780910395274

    La pell de brau has been called the most important book to appear in Spain in the 1960s. Grappling with themes of national, racial, and cultural identity, its frankness exhilarated and inspired the younger generation of artists to speak out on socia…

  • Pell De Brau

    Pell De Brau
    av Espriu

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780910395281

    La pell de brau has been called the most important book to appear in Spain in the 1960s. Grappling with themes of national, racial, and cultural identity, its frankness exhilarated and inspired the younger generation of artists to speak out on socia…

  • They Cannot Die

    They Cannot Die

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783037642467

    In this handsome artist's book, Catalan artist Oriol Vilanova (born in 1980) imagines a conversation on immortality between Salvador Dali, Vladimir Lenin and Walt Disney in an empty gallery. A facsimile of a nineteenth-century guide to human taxider…

  • Lark in the Morning

    Lark in the Morning

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226429335

    Although the troubadours flourished at the height of the Middle Ages in southern France, their songs of romantic love, with pleasing melodies and intricate stanzaic patterns, have inspired poets and songwriters ever since, from Dante to Chaucer, fro…

  • Love is a Place

    Love is a Place
    av Joan Margarit

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780373287

    Joan Margarit is one of Spain's major modern writers. Born in 1938, he worked as an architect and first published his work in Spanish, but for the past four decades has become known for his mastery of the Catalan language, and is now, arguably, Spai…

  • La Passion Du Rouergue

    La Passion Du Rouergue
    av Aileen Ann MacDonald, Aileen Ann MacDonald

    Inbunden - 2016 - Franska - ISBN: 9781433126215

    La Passion du Rouergue est le seul cycle dramatique en ancien occitan. Les pieces du cycle ont ete rassemblees pendant la derniere decennie du XVe siecle. Il y a une quinzaine de drames commencant par une Creation est finissant par une piece spectac…

  • A Shortcut to Paradise

    A Shortcut to Paradise
    av Teresa Solana

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904738558

    A writer is murdered at the Ritz on the night she wins an important literary prize, battered to death with the trophy she has just won. A satire of the Catalan literary scene dressed up as a hilarious murder mystery

  • Private Life

    Private Life
    av Josep Maria de Sagarra

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780914671268

  • The Reveries of the Solitary Walker, Botanical Writings, and Letter to Franquieres

    The Reveries of the Solitary Walker, Botanical Writings, and Letter to Franquieres
    av Jean-jacques Rousseau

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781584650072

    "I am now alone on earth, no longer having any brother, neighbor, friend, or society other than myself" proclaimed Rousseau in Reveries of the Solitary Walker. Reveries, along with Botanical Writings and Letter to Franquieres, were all written at th…

  • The Holy Fool

    The Holy Fool
    av Timothy F. Pope

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780773526051

    An examination of the theological focus of J.M.R. Lenz

  • Ramon Llull as a Vernacular Writer - Communicating a New Kind of Knowledge

    Ramon Llull as a Vernacular Writer - Communicating a New Kind of Knowledge
    av Lola Badia

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855663015

    Ramon Llull (1232-1316), mystic, missionary, philosopher and author of narrative and poetry, wrote both in Latin and in the vernacular claiming he had been given a new science to unveil the Truth. This book shows why his Latin and vernacular books c…

  • Victus: The Fall of Barcelona

    Victus: The Fall of Barcelona
    av Albert Sanchez Pinol, Daniel Hahn, Thomas Bunstead

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062323965

    A #1 international bestseller reminiscent of the works of Roberto Bola o, Carlos Ruiz Zafon, and Edward Rutherford--a page-turning historical epic, set in early eighteenth-century Spain, about a military mastermind whose betrayal ultimately leads to…

  • Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth

    Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth
    av Salvador Espriu

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781564787729

    One of the defining texts of twentieth-century Catalan fiction, written by one of its most innovative and cherished writers, Salvador Espriu's "Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth" is a collection of thirty-four short stories in which the twists and…

  • Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth

    Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth
    av Salvador Espriu

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781564787323

    One of the defining texts of twentieth-century Catalan fiction, written by one of its most innovative and cherished writers, Salvador Espriu's "Ariadne in the Grotesque Labyrinth" is a collection of thirty-four short stories in which the twists and…

  • The New Catalan Short Story: An Anthology

    The New Catalan Short Story: An Anthology
    av Albert Porqueras-Mayo, Jaume Marti-Olivella

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819129000

  • Sea

    Sea
    av Blai Bonet

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781564781437

    A moving contribution to the tradition of the metaphysical novel as exemplified by Dostoyevsky and Bernanos, and likewise a worthy counterpart to the vibrant and polyphonic work of fellow Iberians Camilo Jos? Cela and Juan Goytisolo, "The Sea" is a…

  • Sea

    Sea
    av Blai Bonet

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781564788702

    A profoundly touching contribution to the tradition of the metaphysical novel as exemplified by Dostoyevsky and Bernanos, and likewise a worthy counterpart to the vibrant and polyphonic work of fellow Iberians Camilo Jose Cela and Juan Goytisolo, Th…

  • Miral

    Miral
    av Rula Jebreal

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143116196

    Soon to be a major motion picture from the award-winning director Julian Schnabel, starring Freida Pinto. WRITTEN BY the much-admired Italo-Palestinian journalist Rula Jebreal, Miral is a novel that focuses on remarkable women whose lives unfold i…

  • Silent Souls and Other Stories

    Silent Souls and Other Stories
    av Caterina Albert

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781603290425

    Caterina Albert i Paradis (1869-1966) began her career with a scandal. Her dramatic monologue ""The Infanticide,"" delivered by a young woman, won prizes and garnered the attention of the Catalan literary world, but its harsh theme drew outrage when…

  • El Aroma del Tiempo / The Scent of Time

    El Aroma del Tiempo / The Scent of Time
    av Nuria Pradas

    Häftad - 2018 - Spanska - ISBN: 9788491292135

    Una gran novela sobre el fascinante y glamuroso mundo del perfume. A los once a os Pablo Soto se queda hu rfano y tiene que viajar, en tiempos de la Gran Guerra, hasta la ciudad francesa de Grasse, capital del perfume, donde vivir con sus t os y su…

  • Winter Journey

    Winter Journey
    av Jaume Cabre

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888163

    With this highly original collection of short stories, Catalonian writer Jaume Cabre takes his place among the masters of the form. In "Winter Journey", the reader encounters disparate and often desperate characters - pianist, cuckold, whore, organ…