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Berlin, the land of cockaigne

Heinrich Mann

Berlin, the land of cockaigne

by Heinrich Mann

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Published by V. Gollancz in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Im Schlaraffenland.

Statementby Heinrich Mann ; translated from the German by Axton D.B. Clark.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3 M3162Be
The Physical Object
Pagination372 p.
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14427704M

Novels set in Berlin. The Modern Novel home page» My Lists home page» Novels set in Berlin. A city with a knife in its heart. Rosanna Warren: Palaces Eraldo Affinati: Berlin Segun Afolabi: Goodbye Lucille Airen: I Am Airen Man Willibald Alexis: Der Roland von Berlin (The Burgomaster of Berlin) Willibald Alexis: Isegrimm Willibald Alexis: Ruhe ist die erste Bürgerpflicht.   For centuries, European poets and artists described the magical land of Cockaigne, or Cuccagna, where the lazy were king and food fell from the sky. One 14th-century poem described rivers of Author: Anne Ewbank.

  In his new book, The Great Great Wall: Only in the Garden of Eden, the Elysian Fields, the Land of Cockaigne, or other idyllic places that transcend what we normally understand by history have people dispensed with the need to defend themselves. V ol ner devotes a whole chapter to the Berlin Wall, which ought to be a rewarding subject. Lachauer refers to the painting “The Land of Cockaigne” by Peter Brueghel the Elder. In the painting, Breughel depicts a land of milk and honey (English Cockaigne) as an ironic utopian counterpart to the everyday harshness of peasant life. Curated by Cornelia Gockel and Susanne Touw.

Berlin's warnings must form a companion volume. Stephen Weninger Hong Kong Baptist University Herman Pleij. Dreaming of Cockaigne: Medieval Fantasies of the Perfect Life. Translated by Diane Webb. New York: Columbia University Press, ix + pp. $ "Everyone living at the end of the Middle Ages had heard of Cockaigne at one time or.   JOE HILL'S PIE IN THE SKY AND SWEDISH REFLEXES OF THE LAND OF COCKAIGNE JOE HILL'S PIE IN THE SKY AND SWEDISH REFLEXES OF THE LAND OF COCKAIGNE SAYERS, WILLIAM Long-haired preachers come out every night, Try to tell you whatâ s wrong and whatâ s right; But when asked how â bout something to eat They .


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