The Collected Tales
By (author) Nikolai Gogol
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Collected Tales by Nikolai Gogol
Book DescriptionCollected here are Gogol s finest tales stories that combine the wide-eyed, credulous imagination of the peasant with the sardonic social criticism of the city dweller allowing readers to experience anew the unmistakable genius of a writer who paved the way for Dostoevsky and Kafka. All of Gogol s most memorable creations are here: the minor official who misplaces his nose, the downtrodden clerk whose life is changed by the acquisition of a splendid new overcoat, the wily madman who becomes convinced that a dog can tell him everything he needs to know. The wholly unique blend of the mundane and the supernatural that Gogol crafted established his reputation as one of the most daring and inventive writers of his time. From the acclaimed translators of "War and Peace," "Crime and Punishment," and "The Brothers Karamazov, "a brilliant translation of Nikolai Gogol s short fiction. (Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)"
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780307269690
(208mm x 134mm x 30mm)
Imprint: Potter Style
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Nikolai Gogol
Overcoat, Hardback (March 2015)
Originally published in St. Petesburg 1842.
Government Inspector and Other Works, Paperback (September 2014)
The Government Inspector, also known as The Inspector General, is a satirical play by the Ukrainian-born Russian dramatist and novelist Nikolai Gogol. The play is a comedy of errors, satirizing human greed, stupidity, and the extensive political corruption of Imperial Russia.
Petersburg Tales, Paperback (March 2014)» View all books by Nikolai Gogol
Also including the 'Diary of Madman', this new translation of Petersburg Tales paint a critical yet hilarious portrait of a city riddled with pomposity and self-importance, masterfully juxtaposing nineteenth-century realism with madcap surrealism, and combining absurdist farce with biting satire.
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Author Biography - Nikolai Gogol
Nikolai Gogol was born in 1809. The author of such classic works as "Dead Souls," "The Government Inspector," and "Taras Bulba," he died in 1852. Together, Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky have translated works by Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Chekhov, and Gogol. They live in Paris.
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