The Other Side has ratings and 93 reviews. Orsodimondo said: LA PORTA DELLA PERCEZIONENel il boemo Alfred Kubin disegnò le illustrazioni di. Re-reading Alfred Kubin’s strange fantasy novel Die Andere Seite (The Other Side) this week, I found myself suffering the same frustration as. Kubin, Alfred. DIE ANDERE SEITE. EIN PHANTASTISCHER ROMAN. Munchen und Leipzig: Georg Muller, Octavo, pp. [i-viii] [] [ blank].

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Literally, not just hyperbolically. It was probably from when I made dead lizards dance as a four year old my biographer says so.

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The Other Side was written inwhen, at the age of 30, he found himself unable the blurb says to draw for three straight months. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. No es un libro que pueda leerse sin, aunque sea, un poco de esfuerzo. No wonder the narrator winds up institutionalized. You are alfrec in the world of Alfred Kubin I lost it with the missing luggage.

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View all 4 comments. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. It is certainly both of those things, but it isn’t like the mind-twisting imagery of Bruno Schulz or Michael Cisco for example.


Every man wishes to be a creator but some creations of mankind are grimly monstrous. Era un’energia immensa, spontanea Due Other Side – Canada. Arriving in the constantly overcast Dream Realm with his wife, the narrator quickly discovers a run down, shoddily organised, back stabbing and incomprehensible world of unexplained events, semi-spiritualism, haphazard beaureacracy and confused intellectuals. A man in his thirties, married, an artist, receives a strange offer: Orientalist science fiction, with a Zoroastrian bent?

That sums up much of the book, too. Che, come dicevo, rimase gesto irripetuto. Use Flickriver Badge Creator to create a badge linking to any Flickriver view. Come on, I invited you, man!

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The Other Side – UK. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. I love the work of Kubin, but when I sent for this, I failed to notice that it was entirely in German. The downfall of the Dream Country is so pictorially rich with its nightmarish scenes that one cannot but think about Jung, Freud before they even came well into the scenethe collective unconsciousness and psychedelic trips gone really really bad.

Patera has made good — accumulating what is perhaps the world’s greatest fortune — and has founded a ‘dream-realm’, purchasing some three-thousand square kilometers in deepest Asia, walling it off from the rest of the world, leaving only a single entranceway and exitand establishing his own Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Mi piacciono gli incubi che Kubin disegnava, intendo. The splendid paintings sekte black spots, which rapidly spread over the entire surface. And the wonderful thing about it was how these illusions appeared simultaneously in various minds. Some passages of cosmic destruction reminded me of “The House on the Borderland” where the very universe quakes, crumbles and is destroyed. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


Learn more about Amazon Prime. I didn’t like being told that they all belonged together in spite of that. I started reading The Other Side weeks ago.

Si capisce come sia diventato e rimasto romanzo di culto superando il tempo e le epoche. Here is a sample of the text apologies for the photo quality: A fine pattern of cracks appeared in the precious vases and porcelains. You’ll make me seits, I swear.

Share your thoughts with other customers. Or is it deliberately put forward to introduce us to concepts from the deep beyond? The bitchy nurse says some shit now about how that was the point, Europe after WWI, blah blah blah.

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You can place your badge on your Flickr profile, Blog or Website. Pearl, and the dream-realm, amy be an odd place, but everyone quickly seitte accustomed to its oddity, the narrator noting how one quickly came to take for granted the unusual. I don’t understand why it is not more widely known.

Damned if I know.