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A hero of our time

Author: Mikhail I︠U︡rʹevich Lermontov; Natasha Randall; Neil LaBute
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2009.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A masterpiece of Russian prose, Lermontov's only novel was influential for many later nineteenth-century authors, including Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky and Chekhov. It features Pechorin who is a dangerous  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Military history
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mikhail I︠U︡rʹevich Lermontov; Natasha Randall; Neil LaBute
ISBN: 9780143105633 0143105639
OCLC Number: 276819947
Notes: "This translation first published in Penguin Books 2009"--Title page verso.
Description: xxvi, 174 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Contents: Part One: I. Bela --
II. Maxim Maximych --
Pechorin's diaries --
Foreword --
1. Taman --
Part Two: 2. Princess Mary --
3. The Fatalist --
Notes.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Geroĭ nashego vremeni.
Responsibility: Mikhail Lermontov ; translated with an introduction and notes by Natasha Randall ; foreword by Neil Labute.

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"Natasha Randall's English, in her new translation, has exactly the right degree of loose velocity. . . . (Nabokov's version, the best-known older translation, is a bit more demure than Randall's, Read more...

 
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