New Arrivals · Foreign Language Titles

October 10, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Die Versöhnung des Samurai : unheimliche Geschichten aus Japan

October 9, 2014
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904, author.
©2014
112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Hergestellt on demand.
"Die Mehrzahl der neunzehn Geschichten in dieser Ausgabe wird hier erstmals in deutscher Sprache veröffentlicht. Die englischen Originalfassungen erschienen zwischen 1898 und 1905 in Hearns Werken "Japanese Fairy Tale Series," "In Ghostly Japan," "Shadowings," "A Japanese Miscellany" und "The Romance of the Milky Way."--Page 8.
Von Einem Gehaltenen Verspechen -- Von Einem Gebrochenen Verspechen -- Die Versöhnung des Samurai -- Der Schädelberg -- Die Legende von Fugen Bosatsu -- Das Madchen aus dem Wandschirm -- Der Reiter auf dem Leichnam -- Das Mitgefuhl der Benten -- Die Dankbarkeit des Samébito -- Vor dem Obersten Gericht -- Die Geschichte von Itō Norisuké -- Die Geschichte von Kwashin Koji -- Die Geschichte von Umétsu Chūbei -- Die Geschichte von Kōgi, Dem Priester -- Chin-Chin Kobakama -- Die Kobold-Spinne -- Die Alte Frau, Die Ihr Reisbällchen Verlor -- Der Junge, der Katzen Zeichnete -- Der Jungbrunnen.
"Die Versöhnung des Samurai ist eine weitere Sammlung unheimlicher Geschichten aus Japan. Hier begegnen dem Leser reumütige Samurai, tapfere Jünglinge und weitgereiste Gelehrte. Diese treffen auf die Geister Verstorbener, Dämonen aus der Unterwelt und auf Berge von Totenschädeln. Lafcadio Hearns Interpretationen Japanischer Mythen und Legenden sind schauerlich unterhaltsam. Zugleich vermitteln sie dem Leser ein tiefes Verständnis von Wertvorstellung und Tradition im alten Japan. Der Band enthält neunzehn Erzählungen, die erstmals in deutscher Sprache veröffentlicht werden."--Publisher's description.

The Swiss Grütli-Bund in America, 1865-1915

September 30, 2014
Meier, Sigbert.
©2011
xxvi, 252 pages : maps, portraits ; 28 cm
Originally published: Union Hill, N.J. : Michel & Rank, 1916, under title Nord-Amerikanischer Schweizer-Bund, 1865-1915. Includes original text in German, with new foreword, society history, and index in English.

Cholera

September 29, 2014
|6880-01 Bossart, Alla, author.
|6880-03 Moskva : Tsentrpoligraf, c2014.
317 pages ; 21 cm.
|6880-04 Tolik is an intelligent man, thirty-nine years, idle is caught in the fever hospital. Seemingly, the unpleasant, but everyday. However, waiting for the terrible events there-- firm, bitter,salty, grotesque. Alla Bossart, a prominent journalist and novelist, writes with such realism, power and accuracy that you hair will stand on end.

Smertʹ Akhillesa

September 22, 2014
|6880-01 Akunin, B. (Boris)
|6880-03 Moskva : Zakharov, 2013.
332 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Novel.

Li︠u︡bovʹ po-arabski

September 19, 2014
Babkin, Boris, author.
Moskva : AST, 2013.
347 pages ; 21 cm
The victim of an insidious scam, Russian girl Tatyana is captured by a Saudi drug trafficker. To rescue the prisoner from her imprisonment, the Middle East sent her fiance Ivan with his brother, a former bandit, and another police captain. But the Saudi criminal businessman has numerous and well-trained guards at his castle, where Tatiana languishes...

Pisʹma iz proshlogo

September 19, 2014
Roĭ, Oleg, 1967- author.
Moskva : ĖKSMO, 2013.
345 pages ; 20 cm.

Rokovai︠a︡ krasavit︠sa︡

September 19, 2014
Tumanova, Anastasii︠a︡, author.
Moskva : ĖKSMO, 2013.
346 pages ; 21 cm.
Cheerful and rich in Moscow late XIX century, merchants noisily carouse with the walking nobles. A gypsy choir sings them. But all was surprised when Prince Sbezhnev, woos one of the chorus girls, the beauty Nastya. What will happen to them?

Sily nebesnye, sily zemnye : roman

September 19, 2014
Garmash-Roffe, Tatʹi︠an︡a, author.
Moskva : Ėksmo, 2014.
347 pages ; 21 cm.

Sindrom L

September 19, 2014
Ostalʹskiĭ, Andreĭ.
Moskva : Ėksmo, [2013]
444 pages ; 21 cm.
Preliminary page: Li︠u︡bovʹ i vlastʹ."
Spy saga with steep plot twists? Lovingly-psychological drama? Fiction novel? Each of these genres come to mind when you think about Andrew L Ostalskogo's Syndrome. But even all of them together will not give us the main idea which is passion, romance and pain.

Trudnoe schastʹe Kalipso

September 19, 2014
Mironina, Natalii︠a︡, author.
Moskva : ĖKSMO, 2013.
346 pages ; 21 cm.
Wealthy business lady Svetlana Nicholas loved Igor. Luxury wines, gourmet kitchen, gifts, unlimited access to money - but Igor escaped from her loving hands. Svetlana was left with neither the strength not the desire to start over again with some new man. However, fate would see this woman married and happy ...

Zabludivshai︠as︡i︠a︡ muza

September 19, 2014
Verbinina, Valerii︠a︡, author.
Moskva : ĖKSMO, 2013.
314 pages ; 21 cm.
The famous composer Dmitri Ivanovich Chygrynskiy considered himself resistant to the blows of fate, but the murder of the woman literally shattered it. Olenka finding her dead, was terribly confused and could not figure out what to do. Call the police? But then he would be under suspicion... When Chygrynskiy tried to get rid of the body of his mistress, the involuntary witness of this was Amalia Korf, a former secret agent of the Russian Emperor. For some reason, she decided to take part in the fate of the poor Chygrynskiy and promised to conduct her own investigation.

Ese instante de felicidad

September 19, 2014
Moccia, Federico, 1963-
México, D.F. : Planeta, 2014.
411 p. ; 23 cm.
Translation of: Quell'attimo di felicitá.
"Nicco está pasando por una época difícil: su novia le ha dejado y desde que su padre falleció tiene que ocuparse de la familia, que parece haber perdido el norte: su madre no levanta cabeza, su hermana menor cambia de novio cada noche, y la mayor, madre de un niño de tres años, se ha vuelto a enamorar de un antiguo amor. Por si fuera poco, tiene dos trabajos: en el quiosco de periódicos familiar por las mañanas y como agente inmobiliario por las tardes. Además, su mejor amigo no puede decidirse entre dos chicas que van tras de él. Pronto conocen a dos jóvenes españolas en Roma y se dan cuenta que la vida es demasiado corta para desperdiciarla pensando en el pasado, así que deciden pasárselo bien junto a las dos extranjeras. Cuando Nicco se da cuenta de que sus sentimientos son más fuertes que una simple atracción física, su chica desaparece sin dejar rastro. ¿Qué debe hacer?"--B&N

Los corruptores

September 19, 2014
Zepeda Patterson, Jorge, author.
Mexico, D. F. : Planeta, 2013.
435 pages ; 23 cm.
J. Zepeda, Mexican journalist.
"La aparición del cuerpo salvajemente mutilado de la actriz Pamela Dosantos desencadena una crisis de insondables consecuencias para el regreso del PRI a la presidencia. Tomás, u periodista dominado por el desánimo, escribe en su columna acerca del asesinato de la famosa actriz, incorporando un dato que parecía banal, pero que lo coloca en el punto de mira de Salazar, el hombre más temible del nuevo régimen. A las pocas horas de la publicación, Tomás se sumerge en una desenfrenada carrera por descubrir, antes de que las fuerzas secretas del gobierno o del narcotráfico lo capturen o lo silencien, los secretos sexuales y de corrupción atesorados por Pamela"--Page 4 of cover.

Prema esechila

September 19, 2014
Caṭṭopādhyāẏa, Nīlāñjana.
Kalakātā : Patra Bhārati, 2014.
191 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Novel.
Novel based on crime and detective theme.

Hijaratī : Gujarātī navalakathā

September 19, 2014
Ujambā, Narasiṃha.
Bharūca : Śrīmatī Sunītā Ḍī. Paramāra ; Amadāvāda : Mukhya prāptisthāna, Navabhārata Sāhitya Mandira, 2014.
8, 224 p. ; 19 cm.
Novel.
Novel based on social themes.

Casa Damasco

September 19, 2014
Antaki, Maruan Soto, author.
© 2013.
241 pages ; 24 cm
Novel.
Cover includes portrait of author.

Mori no okyakusama : sanbiki no kuma no sakasama no ohanashi

September 19, 2014
|6880-01 Turkle, Brinton, author, illustrator.
copyright © 1976 by Brinton Turkle.
32 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations ; 20 x 26 cm
Title originally in English.
"Originally Published by Dutton Children's Books... a member of Penguin Group USA"--colophon.
In an inversion of the Goldilocks tale a curious little bear explores a cabin in the forest, with disastrous results, until the family of three comes home.

Da lang tao sha

September 18, 2014
|6880-01 Chen, Feng.
|6880-04 Kunming Shi : Yunnan ren min chu ban she, 2014.
272 p. ; 24 cm.
|6880-05 "Bei bi ci zhi de guo qi gao guan, ru he zai si qi dong shan zai qi? Yi ben shu jiang tou jin tui, bo yi, zhi heng de tong bian zhi hui"--Cover.

Gao zhi shang fan zui zhi si shen dai yan ren

September 18, 2014
|6880-01 Zijinchen, author.
|6880-04 Beijing Shi : Tong xin chu ban she, [2013].
246 pages ; 24 cm
Fiction.

Ai no yume toka

September 18, 2014
|6880-01 Kawakami, Mieko, 1976- author.
©2013
185 pages ; 20 cm
|6880-04 Aisukurīmu netsu -- Ai no yume toka -- Ichigobatake ga eien ni tsuzuiteyuki no dakara -- Nichiyōbi wa doko e -- Sangatsu no keito -- Ohanabatake jishin -- Jūsangatsu kaidan.

Nae iut ŭi annyŏng : P'yo Myŏng-hŭi sosŏlchip.

September 18, 2014
|6880-01 P'yo, Myŏng-hŭi, 1965-
|6880-04 Sŏul-si : Kang, 2014.
250 p. ; 20 cm.
|6880-05 Ssiero -- Talp'aengi rŭl killŏya hal ttae -- Syop'ing choahaseyo? -- Nae iut ŭi annyŏng -- Padak -- Sop'um -- Kohŭ ŭi ch'imsil.

Namguk ŭi sinbu : Paekche ŭi majimak kongju Pu Yŏ-ran, kŭ aet'ŭthan yŏn'ga. Ch'ŭkch'ŏn Muhu ŭi sonja wa honinhan Ŭijawang ŭi chŭngsonnyŏ : Cho A-ra changp'yŏn sosŏl.

September 18, 2014
|6880-01 Cho, A-ra, author.
|6880-04 Kyŏnggi-do P'aju-si : Hŏngsŏl Life, [2014].
383 pages ; 20 cm

Wag lang di makaraos : 100 dagli (mga kwentong pasaway, paaway at pamatay)

September 18, 2014
Atalia, Eros S., author.
Pasay City : Visprint, [2011].
165 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Short stories.

Đ́ưa tr̉e gîáy : bút kính dị

September 18, 2014
Na, Duo, author.
Hà Ṇôi Nhà xûát b̉an Văn Hóa Thông Tin, [2014].
355 pages ; 21 cm.
Translation of: Zhi ying.

Nĥát pĥ̉am thiên kim

September 18, 2014
Di Hua, author.
©2013
385 pages ; 20 cm.
Translation of: Yi pin qian jin.

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