The Other Side has ratings and 93 reviews. Orsodimondo said: LA PORTA DELLA PERCEZIONENel il boemo Alfred Kubin disegnò le illustrazioni di. Kubin, Alfred. DIE ANDERE SEITE. EIN PHANTASTISCHER ROMAN. Munchen und Leipzig: Georg Muller, Octavo, pp. [i-viii] [] [ blank]. Alfred Kubin – die Andere Seite. This photo is in 1 album. Alfred Kubin – die Andere Seite 51 items. Tags · Alfred · Kubin · die · Andere · Seite.

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He stood there upright, his torso reaching the clouds; his flesh was as if made of hills. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I don’t even know if I’m asleep. Books by Alfred Kubin.

If the dream-realm was never a paradise, it practically dissolves into the primal and decadent, with few holds left, physical or mental. I’m too late to this gallery to predict karma. Just east of Samarkand Want to Read saving….

View all 4 comments. If a nightmarish — even sometimes absurd — vision, so too there’s enough plausible and real to the narrator’s experiences that the horror is all the more powerful. I will tell you that this book disturbe Imagine seeite Vividly imagined, with Kubin’s fairly simple black snap-shot illustrations punctuating and amplifying the text, The Other Side is a novel of its times that, while utilizing elements, nevertheless doesn’t neatly slot into the lafred literary trends of the day: That’s the bright flash lights of hell diagnosing danger, danger, danger.

Imagine yourself in another world where people commit orgies in the streets and ,ubin curl under your bead-sheet. The city is also largely built up of structures that have been moved, in their entirety, from other locales — giving the place a back-home feel, since that’s where many of the houses are actually from.


Crush my soul with your regulation shoe later. This world with its grim, nightmarish side takes a surreal turn when Patera is anddre in his own realm by a wealthy American newcomer, Herkules Bell, who spent years seeking it out.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads kbuin. Patera hovers over with the promise of his invitation. A man in his thirties, married, an artist, receives a strange offer: Mariel went into a lawyer coma over this reading of the will style part and didn’t wake up until after the waaaaay more boring than the extensive train travel part of Christopher Priest’s The Prestige that was kind of interesting in the way of a guy who could make a home out of not being home, and falling love with moving tracks off the rails of those obstructed by Ben Franklin’s kite sky writing.

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One of my new favorites! The narrator tries to seek out Patera for some answers, but Patera remains elusive — diw omnipresent, it seems, and yet hard to reach. Or is it deliberately put forward to introduce us to concepts from the deep beyond? Come on, I invited you, man!

That sums up much of the book, too. It was reprinted a number of times since it was written around I think with more and more of his autobiography added – obviously as he wrote it.


Also the comparison to Kafka on the back of the book actually kinds of makes sense, that’s a first. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. I have wanted this book for so long but because it is out of print had difficult tracking it down.

I disegni di Kubin sono visionari, sono incubi, sono malati, sono atroci, sono cupi, tetri, allucina n ti, sono bellissimi. Not that Alfredd doesn’t have its sense of entropy too, but an impressively sustained portion of this one seems kkbin over Paired with the piercing brilliance of another novel of the forces of dreams that I happened to read nearly at the same time, The Lathe of Heaventhis is all murk and decay and irrational forces, the dream-unleashed id of a century that would, just a few years later, reveal first the bloodiest war in world history, then another even more cataclysmic, almost immediately after.

You’ll make me cry, I swear. The Other Side tells of a dream kingdom which becomes a nightmare, of a journey to Pearl, a mysterious city created deep in Asia, which is also a journey to the depths of the subconscious. Kubin anticipatore della Prima Guerra Mondiale? The alfrrd had long since disappeared beneath his feet. The wall says you can’t leave.