The complete works of Isaac Babel (Book, 2002) []
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The complete works of Isaac Babel

The complete works of Isaac Babel

Author: Бабель, И. 1894-1940, author. ; I Babelʹ; Nathalie Babel; Peter Constantine; Cynthia Ozick
Publisher: New York : Norton, [2002] ©2002
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Presents the collected short stories of a master of the form, along with his letters, plays, diaries, and screenplays.

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Genre/Form: Twentieth century
Russian fiction
Personal correspondence
Short stories
Translations into English
Named Person: I Babelʹ; I Babel; I Babelʹ; I Babel; I Babel
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Бабель, И. 1894-1940, author. ; I Babelʹ; Nathalie Babel; Peter Constantine; Cynthia Ozick
ISBN: 0393048462 9780393048469
OCLC Number: 47254278
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Description: 1072 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Early stories. Old Shloyme --
At grandmother's --
Elya Isaakovich and Margarita Prokofievna --
Mama, Rimma, and Alla --
The public library --
Nine --
Odessa --
The aroma of Odessa --
Inspiration --
Doudou --
Shabos-Nakhamu --
On the field of honor. On the field of honor ; The deserter ; Papa Marescot's family ; The Quaker --
The sin of Jesus --
An evening with the empress --
Chink --
A tale about a woman --
The bathroom window --
Bagrat-Ogly and the eyes of his bull --
Line and color --
You missed the boat, captain! --
The end of St. Hypatius. The Odessa stories. The king --
Justice in parentheses --
How things were done in Odessa --
Lyubka the Cossack --
The father --
Froim Grach --
The end of the almshouse --
Sunset. The Red Cavalry stories. Crossing the river Zbrucz --
The church in Novograd --
A letter --
The reserve cavalry commander --
Pan Apolek --
Italian sun --
Gedali --
My first goose --
The rabbi --
The road to Brody --
The Tachanka theory --
Dolgushov's death --
The commander of the second brigade --
Sashka Christ --
The life of Matvey Rodionovich Pavlichenko --
The cemetery in Kozin --
Prishchepa --
The story of a horse --
Konkin --
Berestechko --
Salt --
Evening --
Afonka Bida --
At Saint Valentine's --
Squadron Commander Trunov --
Ivan and Ivan --
The continuation of the story of a horse --
The widow --
Zamosc --
Treason --
Czesniki --
After the battle --
The song --
The rabbi's son. The Red Cavalry cycle : additional stories. Makhno's boys --
A hardworking woman --
Grishchuk --
Argamak --
The kiss --
And then there were nine --
And then there were ten --
A letter to the editor. The Red Cavalryman : articles. What we need is more men like Trunov! --
The knights of civilization --
Dispatch office, shape up! --
Murderers who have yet to be clubbed to death --
Her day. 1920 diary --
Sketches for the Red Cavalry stories. Reports from Petersburg, 1918. First aid --
Horses --
Premature babies --
The dead --
The palace of motherhood --
Evacuees --
Mosaic --
Quite an institution! --
The Georgian, the Kerensky Rubles, and the General's daughter (a modern tale) --
The blind --
The evening --
I was standing at the back --
A beast can't talk --
Finns --
A new life --
An incident on the Nevsky Prospekt --
The most Holy Patriarch --
At the station : a sketch from life --
On Palace Square --
The concert in Katerinenstadt. Reports from Georgia, 1922-1924. At the workers' retreat --
Kamo and Shaumian --
Without a homeland --
Muslim seminaries and Soviet schools --
Tobacco --
Gagry --
In Chakva --
Renovations and refurbishment --
Paris and Juliet. Reports from France, 1935. The city of light --
French schools --
Town and country --
Court of Justice and Parliament --
The popular front --
The power of money --
The red belt. Stories, 1925-1938. The story of my dovecote --
First love --
Karl-Yankel --
The awakening --
In the basement --
Gapa Guzhva --
Kolyvushka --
The road --
The Ivan and Maria --
Guy de Maupassant --
Petroleum --
Dante Street --
Di Grasso --
Sulak --
The trial --
My first fee. Variations and manuscripts. Roaming stars : a movie tale --
A story --
Information --
Three in the afternoon --
The Jewess. Plays. Sunset --
Maria. Screenplays. Roaming stars --
Benya Krik --
The Chinese mill (an attempted mobilization) --
Number 4 Staraya Square --
Two scenes from The forging of steel. The Germans in the Ukraine ; In Petlyura's prison.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited by Nathalie Babel ; translated with notes by Peter Constantine ; introduction by Cynthia Ozick.
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Presents the collected short stories of a master of the form, along with his letters, plays, diaries, and screenplays.


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