[PDF] Огненный Ангел Ognennyĭ angel AUTHOR Valery Bryusov


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  • Огненный Ангел Ognennyĭ angel
  • Valery Bryusov
  • English
  • 15 June 2018
  • 9781903517338

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  1. says:

    The Fiery Angel is a uniue hybrid of Gothic novel and roman à clef – in a symbolic and grotesue way it portrays the relationships between Valery Bryusov Nina Petrovskaya and Andrei BelyThe narration has an apparent satirical vein and the depiction of the Witches’ Sabbath is especially mockingly picturesueI a

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    I honestly do not know how I missed this book in the past It is one of the best novels I have read in my entire lifetime It struck a chord that will continue to sustain for years to come Brilliant writing brilliant translation I feel that I could read it again and again and always learn something new Thank you to my friend who suggested it

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    This book could be called an example of symbolic novel on the one hand and a thorough stylisation of novels of late Middle Age and the era of humanism on the another It includes all specyfic features of those times inuisitors first humanists and scientiststravellers and openers of new countries But the main feature of it is magic world which fullfill the novel The reader is always on the crossroad to believe i

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    uite an odd book I'm not sure what to make of it if I didn't know it was published in 1908 I would have taken it for a modern fantasy novel If you enjoy historical fiction you will probably enjoy it just for the setting and all the things the protagonist writes about If you liked The Master and Margarita and Là bas you will probably enjoy it too I'll see if I can watch the Prokofiev opera somewhereFrom the small bag she had brought she t

  5. says:

    I was interested in reading this novel initially because of the Prokofiev opera by the same name Being the type of person who usually watches operas based on books instead of the other way around I decided to read the source material

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    Besides being an exciting reading this novel has an interesting peculiarity if you check maps of Germany of that period you can see what a th

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    This is Bruisov's masterwork but it is not the sort of novel that everyone can enjoy even among the crowd that generally enjoys Dedalus' occult and fantastic releasesThe Fiery Angel is a strange journey thru beautifully and vividly invoked 16

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    Not your typical Russian novel A story of a medieval knight alchemy and the Inuisition

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    Our hero stays the night in a boarding house in the middle of a German forest While trying to sleep he is distracted by demonic noises emanating from the chamber next to his He decides to investigateHe finds a woman illuminated by moonlight She is writhing on the ground and at turns laughing and screaming seemingly possessed by a

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    Wow What a great weird wonderful soap opera this book is Name dropping 1600s artists and thinkers and philosophers in the most ridicu

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Огненный Ангел Ognennyĭ angel

Hysteria meet in an apocalyptic vision of the spiritual crisis of modern life The Fiery Angel is one of the great novels of decadent occultism. Not your typical Russian novel A story of a medieval knight alchemy and the Inuisition That Darkness (Gardiner and Renner, the spiritual crisis of modern life The Fiery Angel is one of Quran Made Easy the great novels of decadent occultism. Not your Dare Me typical Russian novel A story of a medieval knight alchemy and Kitty and the Midnight Hour (Kitty Norville the Inuisition

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In a vividly atmospheric recreation of the occult underworld of sixteenth century Germany during an age of Inuisition three souls meet an innoc. The Fiery Angel is a uniue hybrid of Gothic novel and roman clef in a symbolic and grotesue way it portrays the relationships between Valery Bryusov Nina Petrovskaya and Andrei BelyThe narration has an apparent satirical vein and the depiction of the Witches Sabbath is especially mockingly picturesueI also asked if the snakes and tritons crawling under our feet could do us any harm but Sarraska laughing happily assured me that the creatures are sweet and harmless and dragging a snake from under the table entwined it around her breasts the snake started tenderly licking her neck with its forked tongue and was playfully biting her red nipple And there is a special accolade of becoming a Devil s discipleAnd I gave Master Leonard two prescribed kisses For the first one he mercifully offered me his hand and touching it with my lips I could see one peculiarity all the fingers and a thumb were of the eual length crooked and clawed like those of a vulture For the second kiss he stood up turned to me his back raising his tail long as the one of a donkey above me and I playing my role perfectly stooped down and osculated the goat s ass black and exuding disgusting mephitis but at the same time strangely reminding of a human countenanceBut despite all the satirical hues the tale ends tragicallyThose who believe in God must also believe in the Devil so serving God they unwittingly serve the Devil too

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Ent young man choosing between Love and Duty a woman prone to visions and a Knight who is either angel or demon Religious experience and sexual. uite an odd book I m not sure what to make of it if I didn t know it was published in 1908 I would have taken it for a modern fantasy novel If you enjoy historical fiction you will probably enjoy it just for the setting and all the things the protagonist writes about If you liked The Master and Margarita and L bas you will probably enjoy it too I ll see if I can watch the Prokofiev opera somewhereFrom the small bag she had brought she took out a few sprigs of herb heather verbena wolf s bane orache and yet another herb with white flowers the name of which I do not know With her left hand Renata plucked the leaves from the herbs and threw them over her head on to the floor but then she gathered them again and placed them on the table in a circle Next she plunged a knife into the table surface in the middle of the circle tied its handle round with string passed the end of the string to me and said looking at me attentively Command it thrice to milk in the name of Him Silently watching all this bedevilment I involuntarily pronounced thrice In the name of the Devil milk Immediately from under the knife poured a few drops of milk and Renata joyfully clapped her hands embraced my shoulders and kept on exclaiming Rupprecht Dearest Rupprecht You can You have the power Stripped naked I lowered myself to the floor on my spread cape and began to rub this ointment firmly into my chest and in my temples under my armpits and between my thighs repeating several times the words emen hetan emen hetan which mean here and there The ointment slightly burned the flesh and my head began to turn from its odour so that soon I scarcely was aware what I was doing my arms hung limp and my eyelids fell over my eyes Then my heart began to beat with such strength it seemed as though tied upon a string it leapt away from my chest a whole elbow s length and this caused me pain I was conscious of the fact that I lay upon the floor of our room but when I tried to raise myself up I was already powerless to do so and I thought so all the tales of the Sabbath are babbling nonsense and the much talked of miraculous ointment is only a sleeping draught but at that very moment all went dark before me and I suddenly saw myself or imagined myself high above the earth in the air uite naked astride as on horseback a woolly black goat Soon I found myself amidst a variegated crowd which was making merry as at the Feast on Saint John s day or at the Carnival festivities at Venice The field on which the Sabbath was being held was rather large and probably used often for that purpose for it was so trampled that no grass grew upon it In places here and there fires that burned without fuel rose from within the earth and they lit all the district by a greenish light like the light of fizgigs Amidst these flames there bustled jumped and grimaced three or four hundreds of beings men and women either uite naked or barely covered with shirts some with wax candles in their hands and also hideous animals of human appearance enormous toads in green caftans wolves and wolf hounds upright on their hind legs apes and long legged birds here and there beneath their feet crawled and twisted repulsive serpents lizards salamanders and tritons In the distance on the very shore of the lake I could make out some small children with long white staffs who not taking part in the merry making were grazing a herd of toads of a lesser sizeOne of the naked witches who were leading me took an especial interest in me and showed no sign of leaving me when the others dragging me into the crowd dispersed in various directions Her face attracted me by its gaiety and pertness and the young body though with breasts drooping seemed yet fresh and responsive She held my hand firmly and snuggling against me told me that she was known at the night feasts as Sarraska and was persuading me Come and dance I saw no reason to refuse herAnd with these words Sarraska s teeth somehow glittered peculiarly in her mouth white and sharp teeth and when I asked again not without revulsion whether it were really true that human flesh was so tasty and wolves caresses so agreeable she only laughed slyly in reply Then I asked her whether it had occurred to her to experience the caresses of demons and whether they gave joy She not ashamed declared to me that they do and a great joy only their seed is as cold as ice Ethics to visions and a Knight who is either angel or demon Religious experience and sexual. uite an odd book I m not sure what The Discovery of Insulin to make of it if I didn Swimming Pool Sunday t know it was published in 1908 I would have Scottish Exodus taken it for a modern fantasy novel If you enjoy historical fiction you will probably enjoy it just for Antonia White the setting and all A Word Child things Alan Titchmarshs Fill My Stocking the 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About the Author: Valery Bryusov

Valery Yakovlevich Bryusov Russian Валерий Яковлевич Брюсов; December 13 1873 – October 9 1924 was a Russian poet prose writer dramatist translator critic and historian He was one of the principal members of the Russian Symbolist movement