Multi-topics

$27.95
978-089-357-456-7
2016
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This book is not about “things you always wanted to know about Polish but were afraid to ask,” but rather about “things about Polish you never imagined could be so interesting until Professor Rothstein began to talk about them.”

 - Oscar E. Swan

 


The present...

$27.95
978-089-357-361-4
252
2008
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Since July 2004 Robert Rothstein has been writing about Polish language, literature and folklore for the Boston-based biweekly Biały Orzeł/White Eagle. Inspired by the calender, by items in the Polish press, by his experience learning and teaching the Polish language, by new acquisitions for his home library, by questions from readers and by serendipity, he has explored, among other things,...

$34.95
978-0-89357-395-2
xvi + 376
2013
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Here is the story of Vasily’s Island, the largest of the islands that make up St. Petersburg. While small in size, it has played a substantial role in several aspects of the city’s life since its founding in 1703, becoming above all its intellectual and educational center. Although little more than a glorified sandbar in the early eighteenth century, Vasily’s...

$39.95
0-89357-256-X
588
1995
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Contents Introduction

Elena Semeka-Pankratov Editor's Preface:     ix Henryk Baran Krystyna Pomorska as Scholar: A Quest for Structure     xi

A Tribute to Krystyna Pomorska

Elzbieta Chodakowska Ettinger Reflections on the Life of a Friend     3 Elzbieta Ettinger "The Boiler" by Zofia Nalkowska (trans. from Polish)     5 Stephen Rudy A Translation of a Poem by Boris Pasternak on Chopin's Third Piano Sonata in Memoriam Krystyna Pomorska...

$29.95
0-89357-273-X
250
2005
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Thompson Bradley taught Russian language and literature at Swarthmore College from 1962 to 2001. He has had a tremendous and continuing influence on colleagues, friends, students, and comrades in political organizing and action. This Festschrift honors his passion and dedication with contributions from three disciplines that most concerned him: literature, history, and politics. In each case, they include both scholarship...

$32.95
0-89357-138-5
382
1984
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Content Edna Andrews: A Synchronic Semantic Analysis of the Preverbs o- and ob- in Modern Serbo-Croatian; Sam Beck: Ethnicity, Class, and Public Policy: Tsiganii/Gypsies in Socialist Romania; Masha Belyavski-Frank: On the Status of Three Modal Auxiliaries in Balkan Slavic and Romance; Gary Bevington: On Classifying Albanian Verbs; Henry R. Cooper, Jr.: Andric's Four-and-a-Half Novels Reexamined; Dimitrije Djordjevic: Foreign Influences on...

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0-89357-249-7
510
1998
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CONTENTS Foreword     9 Letter from James H. Billington     13 Letter from Strobe Talbott     15 A Bibliography of the Publications by Charles A. Moser     77 Charles Moser: Translations of Russian and Bulgarian Poetry     27 ALEXANDER M. SCHENKER The Trinitarian Symbolism in Vita Methodii     43 EFIM ETKIND Derzhavin's Secular Dilogy     51 DAVID M. BETHEA Pushkin's Pretenders: From the Poet in Society to the Poet in History     61 MARK ALTSHULLER Aleksandr...

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0-89357-119-9
250
1983
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Papers on the occasion of the Ninth International Congress of Slavists, Kiev, September, 1983 Contents: Foreword     7 Aleksandar Albijanic The Advent and Demise of Serbian Church Slavic     9 Xenrik Birnbaum Mestnye i khronologicheskie raznovidnosti drevnerusskoi kul'tury i ikh vnutrennie i vneshnie sviazi     19 Tomas Ekman Kharakter i vozniknovenie svobodnogo stikha v poezii slavian     65 Michael S. Flier The Origin of the Desinence ovo in...

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$22.95
0-89357-000-1
333
1968
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Contents P. Arant Excursus on the Theme in Russian Oral Epic Song     7 J. Bailey The Basic Structural Characteristics of Russian Literary Meters     9 S. Blumstein Phonological Aspects of Aphasic Speech     17 W. Browne Form and Meaning in Serbo-Croatian Conjugation     39 R. Channon On Passivization in Russian     44 C. Chvany Analysis of a Poem by Teffi     49 G. Clivio A Note on Two Oppositions of Standard...

Edited by Radmila J. Gorup and Bogdan Rakic

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0-89357-289-6
250
2000
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The texts published in this collection, ranging from poetry in Professor Vasa D. Mihailovich's native Serbian language to essays dealing with literary works written in and about exile, from works on traditional Serbian poetry to studies on the Serbian language and poetry in English translation, amply illustrate the wide range of literary activities in which Mihailovich has himself participated over...

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