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Turgenev and Russian Culture

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Published by Rodopi, Amsterdam, 2008.
Laminated Paperback.
Book Condition: VG+.
No Jacket.
372pp including notes.
Dr Richard Peace was a specialist in 19th century Russian literature and it is in his honour that this volume of articles has been compiled. Size: 8vo.

The present volume has as its central aim a reassessment of the works of Ivan Turgenev for the twenty-first century. Against the background of a decline in interest in nineteenth-century literature the articles gathered here seek to argue that the period in general, and his work in particular, still have much to offer the modern sensibility. The volume also offers a great variety of approaches. Some of the contributors tackle major works by Turgenev, including Rudin and Smoke , while others address key themes that run through all his creative work. Yet others address his influence, as well as his broader relationship with Russian and other cultures. A final group of articles examines other key figures in Russian literary culture, including Belinskii, Herzen and Tolstoi. The work will therefore be of interest to students, postgraduates and specialists in the field of Russian literary culture.

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Author(s):
Andrew, Offord and Reid (editors)
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9042023996
ISBN-13:
9789042023994
Number of pages:
372
Publisher:
Rodopi
Title:
Turgenev and Russian Culture

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Published by Rodopi, Amsterdam, 2008.
Laminated Paperback.
Book Condition: VG+.
No Jacket.
372pp including notes.
Dr Richard Peace was a specialist in 19th century Russian literature and it is in his honour that this volume of articles has been compiled. Size: 8vo.

The present volume has as its central aim a reassessment of the works of Ivan Turgenev for the twenty-first century. Against the background of a decline in interest in nineteenth-century literature the articles gathered here seek to argue that the period in general, and his work in particular, still have much to offer the modern sensibility. The volume also offers a great variety of approaches. Some of the contributors tackle major works by Turgenev, including Rudin and Smoke , while others address key themes that run through all his creative work. Yet others address his influence, as well as his broader relationship with Russian and other cultures. A final group of articles examines other key figures in Russian literary culture, including Belinskii, Herzen and Tolstoi. The work will therefore be of interest to students, postgraduates and specialists in the field of Russian literary culture.

Author(s):
Andrew, Offord and Reid (editors)
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9042023996
ISBN-13:
9789042023994
Number of pages:
372
Publisher:
Rodopi
Title:
Turgenev and Russian Culture

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