Polish Title: Pamiętniki Jana Chryzostoma Paska z czasów panowania Jana Kazimierza, Michała Korybuta i Jana III; Year: ; By: Pasek, Jan Chryzostom. Learn about this topic in these articles: discussed in biography. In Jan Chryzostom Pasek 19th century, Pasek’s Pamiętniki (; Memoirs of the Polish. Discovered in the 19th century, Pasek’s Pamiętniki (; Memoirs of the Polish Baroque: The Writings of Jan Chryzostom Pasek) is a lively, humorous work that .
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Polish View all editions and formats Rating: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Your rating has been recorded. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. John II Casimir Vasaking of Poland —68 and pretender to the Swedish throne, whose reign chryostom marked by heavy losses of Polish territory incurred in wars against the Ukrainians, Tatars, Swedes, and Russians.
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What I remember distinctly is Pasek’s part in a rebellion against the This book, the reminiscences of psek Polish gentlemen during the second half of the seventeenth century, is one that I discovered many years ago on a library bookshelf when I was young and a student. Pasek tells his adventures using a colorful language. He and a few others representing their army meet with representatives of the Russian army who cheyzostom them to feast on “neck of swan and arse of bear” or possibly the other way round, I’m not sure any more view paesk [ not that arse of swan and neck of bear is particularly enticing as meals go hide spoiler ] as a gesture of good will much to the amusement of the Pamitnki.
Magdalena Magdalaena rated it did not like it Oct 09, Towards the end of his life Pasek wrote an autobiographical diary, Pamietnikia copy of which was found in 18th century and printed inmaking him posthumously famous. Refresh and try again.
He enlisted in the army at age 19, seeing service against the Swedes in Polandwith the Danes against the Swedes in Denmarkand against Muscovy and, later, Turkey. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.
Please verify that you are not a robot. Both the style and the characters and events of his memoirs influenced a number of later Polish writers. Just a moment while we sign pamitniji in to your Goodreads account.
He retired after 11 years of service and married. Pasek writes also about the relief of Vienna, which he presented on the basis of a participant’s report.
He mentions the tales of the 17th-century Swedish and Muscovite wars, the catastrophic last years of padek reign of King John II Casimir —68the incompetent rule of King Michael Korybut —73and concludes his narrative with the splendid reign of King John III Sobieski — Jarek Bachanek rated it it was ok May 13, In describing peacetime lifehe sees nothing wrong with serfdom and peasant social class oppression.
Want to Read saving…. Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Polish Read the book English Editorial: You may find it helpful to search within the site to see how similar or related subjects are covered. Furthermore, he used everyday language and swear words. He is best remembered for his chryaostom Pamietnikiwhich are a valuable historical source about Baroque sarmatian culture and events in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
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Marcin Majkel rated it liked it Jun 16, Horrorwrynnie rated it liked it Jan 28, Graziella rated it liked it Jun 09, Later, Pasek led the life of a landowner where his impetuous temperament found an outlet in numerous quarrels and lawsuits with his neighbours.
Details Additional Physical Format: In his memoirs, he depicts in vivid language the everyday life of a Polish noble Szlachcicboth during wartime and peace, with valuable batallistic scenes. In the yearshe served under the command of Stefan Czarnecki, an outstanding military strategist and commander.
This book, the reminiscences of a Polish gentlemen during the second half of the seventeenth century, pamihniki one that I discovered many years ago on a library bookshelf when I was young and a student.