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The portable twentieth-century Russian reader

Author: Clarence Brown
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1993.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : Rev. and updated edView all editions and formats
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This anthology encapsulates the best of 20th-century Russian literature, and is designed as a companion to Professor George Gibian's "The Portable 19th-Century Russian Reader". Clarence Brown selects  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Portable twentieth-century Russian reader.
New York : Penguin Books, 1993
(DLC) 2003283124
(OCoLC)28947953
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Clarence Brown
ISBN: 9781101141915 1101141913
OCLC Number: 648455587
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 615 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Alyosha the pot / Leo Tolstoy. --
The bishop / Anton Chekhov. --
Recollections of Leo Tolstoy / Maxim Gorky. --
Light breathing / Ivan Bunin. --
Time / Nadezhda Teffi. --
A girl was singing ; The stranger / Alexander Blok. --
from Petersburg / Andrei Bely. --
The cave / Evgeni Zamyatin. --
Nikolai / Velimir Khlebenikov. --
Three things in this world he loved ; We're no good at saying good-bye ; Dante ; When a man dies ; Courage / Anna Akhamatova. --
The Potudan River / Andrei Platonov. --
Varykino (from Dr. Zhivago) ; Hamlet (from Dr. Zhivago) ; March (from Dr. Zhivago) / Boris Pasternak. --
Theodosia ; The admiralty ; The thread of gold cordial flowed ; Leningrad ; O lord, help me to live through this night ; The last supper / Osip Mandelstam. --
from The master and Margarita / Mikhail Bulgakov. --
My first goose ; How was it don in Odessa ; My first fee / Isaac Babel. --
Bees and people ; from Before sunrise / Mikhail Zoschenko. --
Envy / Yuri Olesha. --
The return of Chorb ; The visit to the museum / Vladimir Nabokov. --
A May night (from Hope against hope) ; Last letter (from Hope abandoned) / Nadezhda Mandelstam. --
Anecdotes about Pushkin's life ; The connection / Daniil Kharms. --
Prosthetic appliances (from Kolyma tales) ; A child's drawings (from Kolyma tales) ; Lend-lease (from Kolyma tales) / Varlam Shalamov. --
Matryona's home / Alexander Solzhenitsyn. --
Pkhentz / Andrei Sinyavsky. --
Adam and Eve / Yuro Kazakov. --
from Faithful Ruslan / Georgi Vladimov. --
A circle of friends / Vladimir Voinovich. --
from A school for fools / Sasha Sokolov.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Portable 20th-century Russian reader
Responsibility: edited with an introduction and notes by Clarence Brown.
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