The Sorrows of Young Werther (Oxford World's Classics) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The Sorrows of younger Werther propelled Goethe to immediate reputation whilst it first seemed in 1774. Goethe's tale of a delicate younger artist--an alienated early life of looking out introspection and passionate intensity--captured the Romantic sensibility of the day and ended in a wave of imitations. Translated by way of the award-winning writer David Constantine, this new version captures the novel's lyric readability and strong immediacy. additionally, Constantine's serious creation sheds gentle at the autobiographical history, the novel's epistolary shape and constitution, and Werther's reception and afterlife. The explanatory notes remove darkness from modern allusions, literary references, and the parallels with Goethe's life.

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In this way, we opt to use another name for the more inclusive clade that includes Pygostylia and Sapeornis. Avebrevicaudans lack the hyperextensible pedal digit II, present in most paravians, including basal birds, and once considered as diagnostic of Deinonychosauria (Gauthier’s 1986). By contrast, the reduction of ungual and preungual phalanges of pedal digit II is considered here as diagnostic of the clade (character 201-0). 11 Selected avebrevicaudans. a, b, Sapeornis chaoyangensis (IVPP V 13275), a mainslab of the most complete Sapeornis skeleton, b detail of reduced tail with pygostyle-like terminal vertebrae.

Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, New Haven, pp 49–68 Norell MA, Makovicky PJ, Clark JM (2000) A new troodontid from Ukhaa Tolgod, Late Cretaceous, Mongolia. J Vert Paleontol 20:7–11 Novas FE (1999) Dinosaur. McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology, pp 133–135 Novas FE (2004) Avian traits in the ilium of Unenlagia comahuensis (Maniraptora, Avialae). In: Currie PJ, Koppelhus EB, Shugar MA, Wright JL (eds) Feathered dragons: studies on the transition from dinosaurs to birds.

Following the phylogenetic definition of Sereno (1997), we define Ornithurae as all avialans closer to Aves than to Archaeopteryx. Synapomorphies. 110 (1), 335(1), 371(1), 382(1), 401(1). Content. This node includes Rahonavis + Avebrevicauda. Comments. In this chapter we use the term Ornithurae as originally proposed by Gauthier’s (1986), and later modified by Sereno (1997, 1999), rather than the definition by Chiappe (2001; see also Padian et al. 1999) because Gauthier's definition has priority.

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