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  • Brüchige Zugehörigkeitenby Gabriele Rosenthal; Viola Stephan; Niklas Radenbach

    Campus Verlag 2011; US$ 23.34

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    Frank & Timme 2015; US$ 37.71

    Bereits kurz nach der Machtübernahme durch die Bolschewiki wurde in Petrograd der Verlag Vsemirnaja literatura gegründet. Sein Anliegen bestand darin, die ?Meisterwerke der Weltliteratur? in russischer Übersetzung herauszugeben. Das umfangreiche Programm des nur wenige Jahre existierenden 'Vsemirnaja literatura' übernahm später der Verlag 'Academia'.... more...

  • Miraculumby Adrian S. Kostré; Nikola ?op; W. H. Auden; Sonia Bicanic; B. S. Brusar; Keith Doubt; Oliver Elton; Katia Grubi?ic; Omer Had?iselimovic; Marina Jela?; Zvonimir Radeljkovic; Ivo ?oljan; Janet Tu?kan

    tredition 2015; US$ 4.65

    This is the first of three collected English translations of poems and prose by Nikola ?op. This collection contains works written between 1926 and 1939. In the second book, you will find collected translations of works published between 1941 and 1943. During the German bombing of Belgrade on 6 April 1941, ?op was severely injured, which left him bedridden... more...

  • Balto-Slavic Accentual Mobilityby Thomas Olander

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 196.00

    What is the prehistory of Russian accent alternationsalso found in other Slavic languages and Lithuanian? With this question as its main focus, the volume examines the accentuation systems of a number of Indo-European languages. With its comprehensive history of research it serves as an introduction to the field of Balto-Slavic and Indo-European... more...

  • Die slavischen Sprachen / The Slavic Languages. Halbband 1by Sebastian Kempgen

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 601.00

    Mit dem vorliegenden Handbuch wird beabsichtigt, den derzeitigen Wissens- und Problemstand der slavischen Sprachwissenschaft hinsichtlich der Beschreibung der Strukturen und Funktionen der slavischen Sprachen in synchroner und diachroner Sicht überblicksartig ausgewogen darzustellen. Je nach Thema wird auf einzelne Sprachen unterschiedlich... more...

  • In Praise of the Unfinishedby Julia Hartwig; John Carpenter; Bogdana Carpenter

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 25.00

    Hailed by Czeslaw Milosz as ?the grande dame of Polish poetry? and named ?one of the foremost Polish poets of the twentieth century? by Ryszard Kapuscinski, Julia Hartwig has long been considered the gold standard of poetry in her native Poland. With this career-spanning collection, we finally have a book of her work in English. The tragic story... more...

  • Oranges and Snowby Milan Djordjevic; Charles Simic

    Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 19.95

    Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Charles Simic has done more than anyone since Czeslaw Milosz to introduce English-language readers to the greatest modern Slavic poets. In Oranges and Snow , Simic continues this work with his translations of one of today's finest Serbian poets, Milan Djordjevic. An encounter between two poets and two languages, this bilingual... more...

  • Great Short Stories of Fyodor Dostoyevskyby Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 3.99

    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...

  • Tolstoyby Rosamund Bartlett

    Profile Books 2010; US$ 14.66

    In November 1910, Count Lev Tolstoy died at a remote Russian railway station attended by the world's media. He was eighty-two years old and had lived a remarkable and long life during one of the most turbulent periods of Russian history. Born into a privileged aristocratic family, he seemed set to join the ranks of degenerate Russian noblemen,... more...

  • Sociocultural Perspectives on Language Change in Diasporaby David R. Andrews

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 125.00

    This book is a sociolinguistic examination of the Russian speech of the American “Third Wave”, the migration from the Soviet Union which began in the early 1970s under the policy of détente. Within the framework of bilingualism and language contact studies, it examines developments in emigré Russian with reference to the late... more...