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- The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99
Russian authors such as Pushkin, Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky have long been recognized by critics and readers alike as some of the world's most gifted literary artists. However, their complex prose and weighty philosophical ideas can be overwhelming. This in-depth guide to Russian literature is an invaluable tool for readers who are just beginning... more...
- Oldcastle Books 2015; US$ 12.99
Paul Roland is a former editor of ZigZag magazine; the author of more than 30 books, including The Curious Case of H. P. Lovecraft , The Dark History of the Occult , and The Nazis and the Occult ; and a cult indie recording artist who was termed "the male Kate Bush" by Robyn Hitchcock. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 43.95
The Routledge Companion to Russian Literature is an engaging and accessible guide to Russian writing of the past thousand years. The volume covers the entire span of Russian literature, from the Middle Ages to the post-Soviet period, and explores all the forms that have made it so famous: poetry, drama and, of course, the Russian novel. A particular... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1960; US$ 67.50
When Boris Pasternaks Doctor Zhivago was published in Europe and America in 1957 and 1958, the Western world was astonished and elated. But Doctor Zhivago is not the only significant literary work to come out of Soviet Russia recently. During four extrao more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010; US$ 16.99
One of The Economist 's 2011 Books of the Year THE TRUE BUT UNLIKELY STORIES OF LIVES DEVOTED--ABSURDLY! MELANCHOLICALLY! BEAUTIFULLY!--TO THE RUSSIAN CLASSICS No one who read Elif Batuman's first article (in the journal n+1 ) will ever forget it. "Babel in California" told the true story of various human destinies intersecting... more...
- BRILL 2011; US$ 159.00
The monograph explores traditions of expressing the body and sexuality (designated as "silence" and "burlesque") throughout Russia's literary history, with a particular focus on how these traditions affect the literary modernization during the Silver Age (1890-1921) and subsequent émigré writing. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1993; US$ 165.00
The era of Russian Symbolism (1892-1917) has been called the Silver Age of Russian culture, and even the Second Golden Age. Symbolist authors are among the greatest Russian authors of this century, and their activities helped to foster one of the most significant advances in cultural life (in poetry, prose, music, theater, and painting) that has ever... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 234.00
This is a collection of psychoanalytical essays on a broad spectrum of well-known Russian authors, such as Puskin, Dostoevsky, Gogol, Belyj, Tjutcev, Axmatova, and Nabokov. The volume includes some reprints, among which a contribution by Sigmund Freud on Dostoevsky and Parricide'. The majority of the contributions are original publications by present-day... more...