Sources equate the domestic kobold with creatures such as the English boggarthobgoblin and pixythe Scottish brownieand the Scandinavian nisse or tomte ;      while they align the subterranean variety with the Norse dwarf and the Cornish knocker.
Graphic Scenes of the Japan Expedition, This work consists of a regular title page, an illustrated title page, ten large folio lithographic prints including two colored and eight color tinted and ten accompanying text pages. The book has an introduction by Francis L.
For more information visit the Heinrich heine the slave ship Book A facsimile of the book 24 pages is currently available on a print on demand order basis. These lithographs should not be confused with the very large lithographs published by E. Gunther, 2 volumes volume 1, pp -- volume 2, pp.
Heine's memoir of the trip was published in German in It was in two volumes in this book set. The books contain a total of 11 sometimes offered with 10 - probably not counting the frontispiece plate lightly tinted plates tinted engravings?
Also numerous woodcut engravings. Volume 1 has a frontispiece, pictorial title and 3 other plates. The plates depict the island of Liu Kiu, local Japanese, Commodore Perry in negotiation with Japanese officials as well as views of the other countries visited during this journey.
Included is the infamous plate depicting the public bath at Shimoda. The plates are by Heine and the woodcut illustrations in the books are by Eduard Kretschmar. Sometimes offered in paper wraps.
Also often found with both volumes bound into one. Japan Und Seine Bewohner. The plates are 24 x 16 cm and image sizes generally The plates in this book were obviously drawn from images found in the original US Government narrative.
Voyage Autour Du Monde. RollandTwo Volume Edition 2nd edition. For more information and pictures of the engravings, click here Other Books by Wilhelm Heine: Trautmann provides a 5 page preface, 22 page introduction, 8 page chronology, 30 pages of notes, a 10 page bibliography and an 11 page index that supplement the Heine memoir.
In total, Trautmann provides 86 pages of invaluable supplemental information which helps the reader understand the Heine memoir and place the expedition to Japan in historical perspective.
The Heine memoir is not the choppy journal entry type style you often find in such literature. Instead, it is a rich and flowing narrative style chronicle of events by a key member of the expedition. This expedition, which was primarily a surveying and exploring voyage, set sail in June of for the Orient via the Cape of Good Hope and Batavia.
The full page illustrations in this book depict Japanese and Chinese people and scenes and are all variants of illustrations generally based on Heine's drawings found in Volume 1 of the Narrative of the Perry Expedition to Japan.
The set includes a large folding map in two parts of the coast of China and Japan and maps of the north Pacific showing Alaska and other Pacific charts. For more information on this three volume set, click hereGerman Expedition to Japan under Graf F. Heine also accompanied the German Expedition which was the equivalent of the Perry Expedition.
He apparently was not the primary artist for this expedition. The expedition is narrated in Die Preussische Expedition nach Ost-Asien, nach amtlichen Quellen which is discussed below. Ostasiatischen Expedition in2 Volumes, Lepzig, Brockhaus.
Each part with 5 photographs and 5 sheets of text. In the book was published in 8vo format in 5 parts each containing 10 plates and 10 sheets of text.
Forty of the plates illustrate the history, religion and natural history of Japan and the other 10 are views. Nach Original-Skizzen, Dresden, George Glibers, small 12mo, not dated but catwo expeditions US and Prussian discussed in a 40 text page book with a panorama of Tokyo from a painting by Heine.
The five plate are tipped in albumen photographs."Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God." Matthew This web page lists famous peacemakers in birth order, thus enabling the visualization of contemporary groups & ever changing patterns of "peace work" over the years.
Names in black are linked to biographies outside this website, usually Wikipedia. The Complete Poems of Heinrich Heine: A Modern English Version by Hal Draper, Suhrkamp/Insel Publishers Boston, ISBN Religion and Philosophy in Germany, a fragment, Tr.
Since this opposition of near and far images in this way demonstrates for the viewer the essential justice of the ship's destruction, one effect of using this Romantic (or "close up") vantage-point is to make The Slave Ship iconologically quite traditional.
But the very closeness of the dying slaves to the spectator creates a second effect, which is the . The Slave Ship By Heinrich Heine. I. The supercargo Mynheer van Koek Is sitting and calculating; There in his cabin he reckons the worth And profits to come from his freighting.
"The rubber is good, the pepper is good, At three hundred barrels we'll set her, I've gold dust here, and ivory -. Slave Trade Satire Shows Dark Abolitionist 'Humor' A recently discovered, 18th-century satire petitions the British Parliament not to end the African slave trade — for the sake of African sharks.
The disturbing satire is written in the voice of sharks that ate the bodies of slaves who jumped or were thrown overboard from slave ships. Also Extracts from Diodorus Siculus, Josephus, and Tacitus, Relating to the Jews, Together with an Appendix (English) (as Author) A Dialogue Concerning Oratory, or the Causes of Corrupt Eloquence Texte latin avec introduction, notes et lexique des noms propres (French) (as Author) La Germanie.