Danish Writers from the Reformation to Decadence, 1550-1900 (Dictionary of Literary Biography Series)

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Unlike other volumes in the series, this one does not profile writers of a particular era but instead focuses on one novel published in 1897. Aiming to provide a convenient and thorough resource for scholars (interest is burgeoning; the vampire myth remains widely popular), Miller (Memorial U. of Newfoundland) provides an introductory essay. She then presents a plethora of material—essays, selections, and primary documents—in three sections on Bram Stoker's life and career, the vampire before Dracula, and literary contexts for the novel. B&w illustrations complement the text. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Table of Contents

Plan of the Series xv
Introduction xvii
Fedor Aleksandrovich Abramov (1920-1983) 3
Chingiz Aitmatov (1928- ) 9
Vassily Aksyonov (Vasilii Pavlovich Aksenov) (1932- ) 15
Andrei Amalrik (1938-1980) 35
Natal'ia Vladimirovna Baranskaia (1908- ) 40
Vasilii Ivanovich Belov (1932- ) 46
Andrei Georgievich Bitov (1937- ) 52
Iurii Vasil'evich Bondarev (1924- ) 64
Lidiia Chukovskaia (1907-1996) 72
Iulii Daniel' (Nikolai Arzhak) (1925-1988) 77
Vladimir Dmitrievich Dudintsev (1918-1998) 83
Evgeniia Ginzburg (1904-1977) 89
Lidiia Iakovlevna Ginzburg (1902-1990) 95
Anatolii Tikhonovich Gladilin (1935- ) 103
Daniil Granin (1918- ) 108
Irina Grekova (Elena Sergeevna Venttsel') (1907-2002) 115
Fazil' Abdulevich Iskander (1929- ) 120
Iurii Pavlovich Kazakov (1927-1982) 138
Anatolii Kuznetsov (A. Anatoly) (1929-1979) 150
Vladimir Emel'ianovich Maksimov (1930-1995) 155
Nadezhda Iakovlevna Mandel'shtam (1899-1980) 164
Vladimir Rafailovich Maramzin (1934- ) 172
Iurii Markovich Nagibin (1920-1994) 177
Viktor Platonovich Nekrasov (1911-1987) 187
Vera Fedorovna Panova (1905-1973) 194
Boris Pasternak (1890-1960) 202
Valentin Grigor'evich Rasputin (1937- ) 230
Anatolii Naumovich Rybakov (1911-1994) 242
Varlam Tikhonovich Shalamov (1907-1982) 250
Vasilii Makarovich Shukshin (1929-1974) 266
Konstantin Mikhailovich Simonov (1915-1979) 280
Andrei Siniavsky (Abram Tertz) (1925-1997) 296
Vladimir Alekseevich Soloukhin (1924-1997) 317
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (1918- ) 324
Arkadii Natanovich Strugatsky (1925-1991) and Boris Natanovich Strugatsky (1933- ) 356
Vladimir Fedorovich Tendriakov (1923-1984) 366
Iurii Valentinovich Trifonov (1925-1981) 373
Aleksandr Valentinovich Vampilov (A. Sanin) (1937-1972) 387
Georgii Vladimov (1931-2003) 397
Vladimir Nikolaevich Voinovich (1932- ) 406
Sergei Pavlovich Zalygin (1913-2000) 422
Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Zinov'ev (1922- ) 429
Checklist of Further Readings 437
Contributors 443
Cumulative Index 447
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