The Portable Twentieth-Century Russian Reader

The Portable Twentieth-Century Russian Reader

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Clarence Brown's marvelous collection introduces readers to the most resonant voices of twentieth-century Russia. It includes stories by Chekhov, Gorky, Bunin, Zamyatin, Babel, Nabokov, Solzhenitsyn, and Voinovich; excerpts from Andrei Bely's Petersburg, Mikhail Bulgakov's The Master and Margarita, Boris Pasternak's Dr. Zhivago, and Sasha Solokov's A School for Fools;… See more details below

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Clarence Brown's marvelous collection introduces readers to the most resonant voices of twentieth-century Russia. It includes stories by Chekhov, Gorky, Bunin, Zamyatin, Babel, Nabokov, Solzhenitsyn, and Voinovich; excerpts from Andrei Bely's Petersburg, Mikhail Bulgakov's The Master and Margarita, Boris Pasternak's Dr. Zhivago, and Sasha Solokov's A School for Fools; the complete text of Yuri Olesha's 1927 masterpiece Envy; and poetry by Alexander Blok, Anna Akhmatova, and Osip Mandelstam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780142437575
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/29/2003
Series:
Penguin Classics Series
Edition description:
Revised & Updated Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
836,202
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.76(h) x 1.16(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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