The Austrian Otto Maria Carpeaux, who adopted our homeland and began to learn our language on forties, gave the national letters what no Brazilian will ever give. We can say, without fear of error, that Carpeaux was the greatest Brazilian scholar of all time. And if we have in the garden this unique colossus, it is impressive that we Brazilians did not give the slightest value. But the work has no claim to be a complete bibliographic dictionary.
|Published (Last):||25 January 2009|
|PDF File Size:||1.42 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||10.20 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Refresh and try again. Rodrigo Rocha rated it it was amazing Oct 15, In this series, Carpeaux begins with an analysis of classical Greek and Latin literatures and proceeds until the twentieth century avant-garde movements such as surrealism and dadaismencompassing every major literary establishments in between. Ana rated it it was amazing Dec 08, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Yuri marked it as to-read Jan 02, Ensaios Reunidos,Vol.
Carpeaux took eight years to write his masterwork, from to This page was last edited on 15 Carpeaxuat Recently, his essays have been compiled by Brazilian philosopher Olavo de Carvalho, with an added introduction. Open Preview See a Problem? In the University of Vienna he studied exact sciences and received his PhD in chemistry with a work concerning the brain, and possibly also a degree in physics.
Lists with This Book. Otto Maria Carpeaux Rebeca Santiago marked it as to-read Oct 13, Adriana Scarpin marked careaux as to-read Apr 24, He stayed there for about a year and then went to Brazil, where he changed his last name to Carpeaux. Daker marked it as to-read Aug 23, In the University of Vienna he studied exact sciences and received his PhD in chemistry with a work concerning the brain, and possibly also a degree in physics.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It is also unique in that it focuses on creating links between all periods, in order to create an organic vision of the literary history he is telling. Luciano Machado Tomaz rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Paperbackpages.
Otto Maria Carpeaux
Career overview[ edit ] Carpeaux was born Otto Karpfen in in Vienna , Austria-Hungary , to a Jewish family, and lived there until At the age of 20, he enrolled at the University of Vienna to study Law. In , he received a PhD in letters and philosophy and began working as a journalist. Later, he also studied exact sciences and mathematics in Leipzig , sociology and philosophy in Paris , comparative literature in Naples , and politics in Berlin. This conversion was evident in his political books such as Wege Nach Rom and his thinking, and led to his participation in the right-wing government of Engelbert Dollfuss. At first, he was given a simple rural job, but he gradually established himself as a literary critic.
History of Western Literature, by Otto Maria Carpeaux
História da Literatura Ocidental - Volume 1