A House of Gentlefolk

A House of Gentlefolk

by Ivan Turgenev
     
 

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A House of Gentlefolk is a novel by Ivan Turgenev published in the January 1859 issue of "Sovremennik". It was enthusiastically received by the Russian society and remained his most widely-read novel until the end of the 19th century.
Turgenev wrote the novel shortly after his 40th birthday, and it expresses some of his feelings about middle age, as its

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A House of Gentlefolk is a novel by Ivan Turgenev published in the January 1859 issue of "Sovremennik". It was enthusiastically received by the Russian society and remained his most widely-read novel until the end of the 19th century.
Turgenev wrote the novel shortly after his 40th birthday, and it expresses some of his feelings about middle age, as its protagonist is forced to confront the mistakes of his past and determine what options are left for his dwindling future.

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ISBN-13:
9781592243815
Publisher:
Wildside Press
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.65(d)

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