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Petersburg : a novel in eight chapters, with a prologue and an epilogue

Author: Andrey Bely; David McDuff; Adam Thirlwell
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2011.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Penguin Classics edView all editions and formats
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St Petersburg, 1905. An impressionable young university student, Nikolai, becomes involved with a revolutionary terror organization, which plans to assassinate a high government official with a time bomb. But the official is Nikolai's cold, unyielding father, Apollon, and in twenty-four hours the bomb will explode.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrey Bely; David McDuff; Adam Thirlwell
ISBN: 9780141191744 0141191740
OCLC Number: 743468082
Language Note: Translation of Peterburg (transliterated).
Description: xxiv, 599 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Peterburg.
Responsibility: Andrei Bely ; translated by David McDuff ; with an introduction by Adam Thirlwell.

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The most important, most influential and most perfectly realized Russian novel written in the twientieth century. * The New York Times Book Review * The one novel that sums up the whole of Russia. * Read more...

 
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