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The heart of a dog

Author: Mikhail Bulgakov; Michael Glenny; Andreĭ Kurkov
Publisher: Brooklyn : Melville House, [2013] ©1968
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this absurdly comical story which can also be read as a parable of the Russian Revolution, a world famous Moscow professor transplants a human male's testicles and pituitary gland into a stray dog, creating a worryingly human animal.
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Genre/Form: Satirical literature
Satire
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mikhail Bulgakov; Michael Glenny; Andreĭ Kurkov
ISBN: 9781612192888 1612192882
OCLC Number: 816041597
Notes: Translation of: Sobachʹe serdt︠s︡e.
Description: xiv, 127 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Sobachʹe serdt︠s︡e.
Responsibility: Mikhail Bulgakov ; translation and foreword by Michael Glenny ; introduction by Andrey Kurkov.

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In this absurdly comical story which can also be read as a parable of the Russian Revolution, a world famous Moscow professor transplants a human male's testicles and pituitary gland into a stray dog, creating a worryingly human animal.

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