All For Love: A Romantic Anthology

All For Love: A Romantic AnthologyA Lover S Eye View Of Human Behaviour That Tells Us All We Need To Know About Love And Romance All For Love Is A Collection Of Brief Quotations By Many Hands, Chosen And Illustrated With Exquisite Wit By Laura Stoddart.Here The Raptures Of Love Are Counter Balanced By The Rueful, Comic, And Often Rather Crisply Cynical Observations Of Men And Women Who Have Been There Before Divided Into Sections On The Nature Of Love, The Pursuit Of Love, Love And Marriage And The Love Affair, The Book Ranges From The Passionate To The Severely Practical We Can Smile At The Silliness Of Those Blinded By Love Shakespeare , Feel A Pang Of Heartache For Jilted Lovers Dorothy Parker Reflect With Byron That There Is Little To Be Said About A Happy Marriage, And Take Note Of P G Wodehouse Advising Girls That Chumps Make The Best Husbands, While Relishing Snatches Of Great Poetry About Great Loves, From Sappho, Marlowe, Wordsworth, John Clare And Thomas Hardy All For Love Is A Rare Treat For Everyone Who Is In Love, Contemplating Marriage, Has A Broken Heart, Or Has Put The Whole Business Behind Them, And Wants To Be Cheered Up By Some Brilliant Insights And By Laura Stoddart S Enchanting Visual Comments On Them. Cred c aceast carte este cea mai frumoas estetic vorbind din biblioteca mea Grafica realizat de Laura Stoddart reu este s transmit cu brio mesajele poeziilor i citatelor din carte Chiar dac paginile sunt pu ine la num r, exist totu i sec iuni diferite care se nv rt n jurul aceleia i teme iubirea Mari autori ai timpului apar cu diverse viziuni asupra c s toriei, aventurilor i iubirilor eterne Este imposibil ca aceast carte s nu te pun ntr o stare bun sau s te fac cel pu in s te g nde ti la sentimentul care macin sufletul oric ui om, nc de la nceputul existen ei Unele mai ironice, altele mai profunde, versurile traduse cu perfec iune n limba rom n i proverbele semnate de anonimi dovedesc doar c aceast discu ie se poate ntinde la infinit ce este iubirea, ce nu este, cum ne raport m la ea.Cred cu t rie c iubirea este unul dintre pu inele lucruri pe care to i oamenii l au n comun i recomand
Laura Stoddart s enchanting illustrations superbly augment the comments of great writers on those who are in love, are contemplating marriage, have suffered a broken heart or have put the whole messy business behind them.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe sets it all off with a profound view of both sides of the equation, And even so, what happiness to be loved And, oh you gods, what happiness it is to love Indeed, perfectly true.Maurice Chevalier may have had a disturbing experience as he wrote, Many a man has fallen in love with a girl in a light so dim he would not have chosen a suit by it I see what he means for I have had the occasional bad suit Similarly George Ade 1866 1944 who wrote, If it were not for the presents, an elopement would be preferable The only redeeming feature of this comment is that it was in a book entitled Forty Modern Fables And I never realised that one word could portray so much passion Gavin Ewart s You from his The Lover Writes a One Word Poem really had a powerful effect on me, including conjuring up a picture and making me reflect on my love for my late wife Linda What images that one word conjured up.Finally, I do hope Dorothy L Sayer s answer to her question from her Busman s Honeymoon turns out to be true as she states, And what do all the great words come to in the end, but that I love you I am at rest with you I have come home The charming illustrations r
When I bought this book I genuinely thought it was a collection of short stories about love I was quite disappointed when I realized this is a compilation of quotes about love from classics I did like reading the quotes, I even have a favorite, but ultimately it was disappointing
2,5owls It was a nice collection of poetry, although i cant say it s My thing The illustrations though were really beautiful Beautiful illustrations A small book with five parts Simple book to read in waitin times I m sure any reder will spend time reading the illustrations than the anthologies themselves Have fun Loved it Beautiful illustrations and many wise words Can t believe this was a Poundland find 4.5 5 CONTENTSPart 1 The Nature of LovePart 2 The Pursuit of LovePart 3 Love and MarriagePart 4 The Love AffairPart 5 Last Words of Love I love you than yesterday, less than tomorrow Edmond Rostand 1868 1918 Les Mu
I bought this book for the illustrations They can be seen in the portofolio from I appreciate the quotes on love being on medium level And the thing I did not like was the irony with love marriage is treated Anyway, a great hardback edition with great illustration. 15 newParcel post satchel 500g 8.07

BOOKS ⚣ All For Love: A Romantic Anthology Author Laura Stoddart –
  • Hardcover
  • 83 pages
  • All For Love: A Romantic Anthology
  • Laura Stoddart
  • English
  • 22 January 2017
  • 9781842550458