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The Portable Twentieth-Century Russian Reader (Penguin Classics)

The Portable Twentieth-Century Russian Reader (Penguin Classics)
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780142437575
ISBN 10: 142437573
Edition: Rev and Updated ed.
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication Date: 2003-07-29
Format: Paperback
Pages: 640
List Price: $20.00

Clarence Brown's marvelous collection introduces readers to the most resonant voices of twentieth-century Russia. It includes stories by Chekhov, Gorky, Bunin, Zamyatin, Babel, Nabokov, Solzhenitsyn, and Voinovich; excerpts from Andrei Bely's Petersburg, Mikhail Bulgakov's The Master and Margarita, Boris Pasternak's Dr. Zhivago, and Sasha Solokov's A School for Fools; the complete text of Yuri Olesha's 1927 masterpiece Envy; and poetry by Alexander Blok, Anna Akhmatova, and Osip Mandelstam.

Edited by Clarence Brown.