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O the chimneys

Nelly Sachs

O the chimneys

selected poems, including the verse play, Eli.

by Nelly Sachs

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

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  • Sachs, Nelly -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the German by Michael Hamburger [and others]
    GenreTranslations into English.
    ContributionsSachs, Nelly., Hamburger, Michael.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2637.A4184 A6 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 387 p.
    Number of Pages387
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17761425M

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O the Chimneys Paperback – January 1, by Nelly Sachs (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Nelly Sachs. O The Chimneys Hardcover – January 1, by Nelly Sachs (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Nelly Sachs. Nelly Sachs has 51 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Nelly Sachs’s most popular book is O the Chimneys: Selected Poems, Including the Verse Play, Eli. The poetry of Nelly Sachs, co-winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, has become well known in recent years, not merely for its power, but because it speaks for a whole generation of Jews in Germany whose lives were changed by ""O the chimneys/ On the ingeniously devised habitations of death/ When Israel's body drifted as smoke/ Through the air."".

O The Chimneys. by Nelly Sachs. Translated by Michael Hamburger, Ruth and Matthew Mead, Michael Roloff, and Christine Holme.

Farrar, Straus and Giroux. $ Germany, a country whose inhabitants are fond of being called the people of poets and thinkers, has often reserved a “special treatment” of her own for just such men. The chimneys of the title refer to those ovens built to incinerate the bodies of concentration camp victims killed in gas chambers.

Throughout the poem, the Nazi death camps are called “abodes. O the chimneys book you fingers Laying the stone of the threshold Like a knife between life and death – O you chimneys O you fingers And Israel’s body dissolves in smoke through the air.

O die Schornsteine „Und wenn diese meine Haut zerschlagen sein wird, so werde ich ohne mein Fleisch Gott schauen“ O die Schornsteine Auf den sinnreich erdachten. I have read numerous books on the concentration camps and am still shocked by what I read and Five Chimneys is a difficult and emotional read but an important story that was originally published in under the name of Souvenir de l’au/5.

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O dwellings of death. Set out so enticingly. For the host of the house, who used to be the guest – O you fingers. Laying the stone of the threshold. Like a knife between life and death – O you chimneys.

O you fingers. And Israel’s body dissolves in smoke through the air. O the Chimneys book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. O the Chimneys, English translations of some of her poetry and of her play Eli, appeared in Nelly Sachs was the co-winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature.

This book, containing nearly half of her verse, is her first to be published in the English by: 3. O THE CHIMNEYS, SELECTED POEMS [Nelly SACHS] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Nelly SACHS. The combined forces of Scotland Yard and the French Surete can do no better than go in circles – until the final murder at Chimneys, the great country estate that yields up an amazing secret -goodreads.

Click on the buttons below to download The Secret of Chimneys. Nelly Sachs’s O the Chimneys contains several collections of loosely connected free-verse poems, some preceded by quotations from the Old Testament, written to give voice to the horror and.

The Secret of Chimneys is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by The Bodley Head in June and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year.

It introduces the characters of Superintendent Battle and Lady Eileen "Bundle" UK edition retailed at seven shillings and sixpence (7/6) and the US edition at $Author: Agatha Christie. Other articles where O the Chimneys is discussed: Nelly Sachs: famous “O die Schornsteine” (“O the Chimneys”), in which Israel’s body drifts upward as smoke from the Nazi death camps, was selected as the title poem for a collection of her work in English translation.

Another collection in English translation, The Seeker, and Other Poems, was published in. More books by Nelly Sachs Quotes by Nelly Sachs “World, they have taken the small children like butterflies and thrown them, beating their wings, into the fire--”4/5.

O THE CHIMNEYS. Poem by Nelly Sachs, "O the Chimneys" was the first poem in Leonie (Nelly) Sachs's collection In den Wohnungen des Todes ("In the Habitations of Death"), which was published in It also served as the title of the first book of translations of Sachs's poetry into English, inwhich contained a large body of texts from later work between and O the Chimneys: Selected Poems, Including the Verse play, ELI Paperback – January 1, by Nelly Sachs (Author)Author: Nelly Sachs.

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Anthony heads for London to deliver the draft of a memoir to a publisher, and to return letters to the woman who wrote them/5.The book describes in unbelievable detail her seven-month stay at Auschwitz, which she wrote shortly after this unspeakable ordeal.

Olga finds out that the five chimneys she saw on the concentration camp were the crematoriums for the children and the elderly which her children and parents were incinerated in.O The Chimneys Author Nelly Sachs Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition 1st Printing.

Binding Hardcover Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux Place of Publication New York Date published Book Edition: 1st Printing.