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The wives : the women behind Russia's literary giants

Author: Alexandra Popoff
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Pegasus books cloth edView all editions and formats
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A biographical look at the intellectual relationships between some of Russia's greatest writers and their wives.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Popoff
ISBN: 9781605983660 1605983667
OCLC Number: 755705009
Description: xix, 332 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Anna Dostoevsky : cherishing a memory --
Sophia Tolstoy : nursemaid of talent --
Nadezhda Mandelstam : witness to poetry --
Véra Nabokov : making a single shadow --
Elena Bulgakov : mysterious Margarita --
Natalya Solzhenitsyn : sister of my work.
Other Titles: Women behind Russia's literary giants
Responsibility: Alexandra Popoff.

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A biographical look at the intellectual relationships between some of Russia's greatest writers and their wives.

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