Literature

$34.95
978-0-89357-295-2
vi + 258
2001

This is a revisionist study of Derzhavin's poetic art and his contribution to the emerging importance of the role of "leading poet" in Russian culture and throughout the Russian Empire. As such, it returns to the 18th century and endeavors to remove the long shadow Pushkin and Pushkin scholarship have cast over Derzhavin the artist and cultural phenomenon. Through internal...

$19.95
0-89357-125-3
119
1984

Often a single concept, or a polarity between opposing concepts, will provide the key to understanding a unique vision of social interaction, organizing many of a writer's perceptions around a central axis. An understanding of this central axis enables readers and critics to see the writer's work in clearer perspective. In the works of Fyodor Dostoevsky the concept of dominance...

$38.95
978-0-89357-309-6
334
2003

A fascicle of the four-volume Anthology of South-Slavic Literatures.

Edited By: Henry R. Cooper, Jr.

$34.95
978-0-89357-391-1
340
2011

As a result of the slow dissolution and then violent collapse of the Yugoslav federation, the individualities of its literary traditions have come to the fore once again. This anthology, featuring excerpts from the works of 66 writers, spans 10 centuries of Croatian literature. With its overview of Croatian literary history, explanatory footnotes, and brief biographical sketches for each author,...

Edited by Julian W. Connolly & Sonia I. Ketchian

$24.95
0-89357-174-1
288
1987

Contents

Vladimir E. Alexandrov

The "Otherworld" in Nabokov's The Gift     7

Joachim T. Baer

Mikhail Kuzmin's The Miraculous Life of Count Joseph Balsamo Cagliostro: Artfulness and Metaphysics     9

John A. Barnstead

Nabokov, Kuzmin, Chekhov and Gogol' Systems of Reference in "Lips to Lips"     15

Diana Lewis Burgin

Mythical Ballads and Metaballadic Myth in Bryusov's Verse     34

Julian W. Connolly

Boris Vakhtin's "The Sheepskin Coat"...

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