Nov. Sappho has 39 ratings and 1 review. Markus said: SAPPHOBy Franz Grillparzer ( )A dramatic play in five acts produced for the first. 1. Okt. Project Gutenberg · 58, free ebooks · 17 by Franz Grillparzer. Sappho by Franz Grillparzer. No cover available. Download; Bibrec. Page 55 – My place was there on high amidst the clouds; Here is no room for me but in the grave! They who the gods elect their own to be May claim no kindred.

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Sappho by Franz Grillparzer

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The idea of Sappho, born in Mytilene, singing to her lyre, and falling in love with Phaon, is based on historical backgrounds of ancient Greece.

Other than her crown of victory, she brings back a young athlete and lover, beautiful and slender Phaon. Want to Read saving….

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Grillparzer has made a stirring drama, with an acting quality strong enough to carry it to success on the stage when well performed.


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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This page was last edited on 13 Februaryat Nov 26, Markus rated it really liked it Shelves: Anna rated it it was ok Oct 05, Common terms and phrases adorned altar Aphrodite arms art thou beauteous behold bliss boat bosom breast brow canst thou chariot child Chios CITIZEN clouds colonnade coursers crime crown Cymbals dagger dare despise dwell e’en e’er earth enchantress Enter phaon EUCHARIS Exeunt falsehood flowers gainst garland gaze gifts give glad glance golden lyre grassy bank grave Greece grotto hail hand hast thou head heart hither hold joyous Khamnes kiss lady life’s Look lord loud love’s lowly magic maiden MELITTA midst mute neath Noble lady o’er Olympia’s once rejoicing RHAMNES rose rose-tree round SAPPHO scarce Scene shore silent slaves sleep smile song sorrow standing sting sweet tears thank Theano thee thou art thou hast Thou shalt thou wert Thou wilt thought thy lips thy mistress thyself trembling Twas unshackled unto voice wakes weep Wherefore word Wouldst thou wreath ye gods youth.

Sappho, in deep pain and suffering, returns to her goddess to ask for advice and decision. E rated it it was ok Aug 27, Dingsda rated it did not like it Jun 20, Flyvsk rated it liked it Jul 25, Als Phaon dies erkennt, bereut er ebenso wie Melitta seine Tat und eilt zu Sappho. Retrieved from ” https: As destiny would have it, they are soon caught up with and brought back before Sappho. Give us thy portion, ‘and receive thine own; Consider what thou dost, and who thou art.

Its classic spirit is much like that of Goethe ‘s Torquato Tasso ; Grillparzer unrolls the tragedy of poetic genius, the renunciation of earthly happiness imposed upon the poet by her higher mission.


Sie lobt ihn als Mann der Tat, an dessen Seite sie ein einfaches und stilles Leben verbringen will.

Although the verse has neither the dignity nor the sheer beauty of some of Grillparzer’s later work, notably Des Meeres und grillparzee Liebe Wellen Waves of the Sea and of Loveit has the cumulative quality which often accompanies wappho written in long stretches at a single sitting, a quality which does not detract from its distinctly dramatic value. They who the gods elect their own to be May claim no kindred with the sons of Earth.

Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book. The outcome is the tragic end, as was recorded by history some years before Grillparzer set out to write his drama. Diese hat sich von der Welt bereits abgewendet, wirft alle Symbole griklparzer weltlichen Erfolges ins Meer und reagiert nicht auf das Paar.

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Sappho quickly observes the situation, and even though she loves Melitta like her daughter, organizes the exile of the child to Chios, over the sea, to some friends. Page 64 – willingly betray. Open Preview See a Problem?

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Raphi rated it liked it Jan 17, He snatches the little girl and uses the provided vessel for his escape, together with Melitta. A Tragedy in Five Acts. Sappho by Franz Grillparzer. Michael rated it it was ok Jan 20, Return to Book Page.