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  • Taras Bulbaby Nikolai Gogol

    The Floating Press 2011; US$ 3.99

    Explore a fascinating period in history through the eyes of renowned Russian literary realist Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol. This historian-turned-fiction-writer had a lifelong interest in the culture of the Ukranian Cossacks, the community at the center of the tale "Taras Bulba" and several of the other stories brought together in this engrossing... more...

  • The Inspector-Generalby Nikolai Gogol; Thomas Seltzer

    The Floating Press 2011; US$ 3.99

    Although it may read to modern audiences like a hilarious slapstick comedy, The Inspector-General is actually much more than that. Famed Russian writer Nikolai Gogol intended it to be a veiled but pointed satire of the ineptitude, corruption, and greed that exemplified the Russian bureaucracy in the nineteenth century. The witty play was later used... more...

  • Dead Soulsby Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol; D. J. Hogarth

    The Floating Press 2009; US$ 5.99

    Dead Souls is a socially critical black comedy. Set in Russia before the emancipation of serfs in 1861, the "dead souls" are dead serfs still being counted by landowners as property, as well as referring to the landowners' morality. Through surreal and often dark comedy, Gogol criticizes Russian society after the Napoleonic Wars. He intended... more...

  • The Mantleby Nikolai Gogol; Prosper Merimee; Claud Field

    The Floating Press 2011; US$ 3.99

    Explore the Russian creative movement known as literary realism through the work of writer Nikolai Vassilievitch Gogol, whom many critics regard not only as one of the foremost practitioners of this style, but also as one of the most significant literary figures of the twentieth century. This exquisitely translated collection brings together several... more...

  • The Inspectorby Richard Nelson; Richard Pevear; Larissa Volokhonsky; Nikolai Gogol

    Theatre Communications Group 2014; US$ 15.95

    A new series translating the major works of Russian drama. more...

  • Dead Soulsby Nikolai Gogol

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.00

    Since its publication in 1842, Dead Souls has been celebrated as a supremely realistic portrait of provincial Russian life and as a splendidly exaggerated tale; as a paean to the Russian spirit and as a remorseless satire of imperial Russian venality, vulgarity, and pomp. As Gogol's wily antihero, Chichikov, combs the back country wheeling and dealing... more...

  • Meditations on the Divine Liturgyby Nikolai Gogol

    Holy Trinity Publications 2014; US$ 9.99

    With a new subject and scriptural index, as well as a short abstract on Nikolai Gogol as a religious personality, this reedited commentary on the Divine Liturgy?the primary public worship service of the Orthodox Church?is as practical as it is mystical. Gogol, one of the most prominent Russian writers of the 19th century, draws from the early Church... more...

  • Dead Soulsby Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 4.99

    Books for All Kinds of Readers Read HowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the letters. We partner with leading publishers around the globe. Our goal is to have accessible editions... more...

  • How the Two Ivans Quarrelledby Nikolai Gogol; John Cournos

    Melville House 2012; US$ 9.00

    "How dared you, in disregard of all decency, call me a goose?" This lesser-known work is perhaps the perfect distillation of Nikolai Gogol?s genius: a tale simultaneously animated by a joyful, nearly slapstick sense of humor alongside a resigned cynicism about the human condition. In a sharp-edged translation from John Cournos, an under-appreciated... more...

  • The Noseby Nikolai Gogol; Ian Dreiblatt

    Melville House 2014; US$ 12.00

    A masterpiece of satire and a key work of the Russian "fantastic" movement. One of the most celebrated tales in Russian literature. Collegiate Assessor Kovalyov awakens to discover that his nose is missing, leaving a smooth, flat patch of skin in its place. He finds and confronts his nose in the Kazan Cathedral, but from its clothing it is apparent... more...