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Gogol From the Twentieth Century

Eleven Essays

by Robert A. Maguire

  • 176 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Russian,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Russian & Former Soviet Union,
  • Comparative Literature,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Russian & Former Soviet Union

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7756279M
    ISBN 100691013268
    ISBN 109780691013268

    Considered one of the most important books written in the Russian language, Eugene Onegin is a story written in poems. The author himself has called this work, ‘a heroic act’. Although the love story plot is very simple, beneath the surface is a mirror-image of Russian society as it was in the first quarter of the nineteenth century.   1) Norman W. Ingham, E.T.A. Hoffmann’s Reception in Russia (Würzburg: Jal-Verlag, ), p. To illustrate Gogol”s interest in German Romanticism – namely in the tales of Hoffmann – Ingham quotes Gogol”s letter to Balabina (Nov. 7, ) and draws attention to the fact that the name of Hoffmann is encountered in Gogol”s tale Nevskii prospekt [Nevsky Author: Svitlana Krys.

    The Guolinfeng List of Important Publications of the Twentieth Century by Thomas Kampen In Spring , the Guolinfeng bookshop in Beijing (Haidian) organised an exhibition of no book number. (Gogol, Kropotkin, Lenin, etc.) - and the United States (Snow, etc.).   Years, Novels, One List Some years ago, at dinner with my wife and a friend, we started composing a list of best novels of the 20th century. We soon gave up. But I squirreled the list Missing: Gogol.

    Nikolai Gogol. New York: New Directions. pp. Richard Peace. The Enigma of Gogol: An Examination of the Writings of N.V. Gogol and Their Place in the Russian Literary Tradition. Cambridge University Press. pp. Carl R. Proffer. The Simile and Gogol's Dead Souls. The Hague: Mouton. pp. Carl R. Proffer (editor). Letters.   His first opera, The Nose (first performed in ), was based on a satirical story by nineteenth-century writer Nikolai Gogol. It drew harsh criticism from the censors and proletarian zealots in art circles and the official press because it presented a gloomy picture of provincial tsarist Russia.


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: Gogol From the Twentieth Century: Eleven Essays (): Maguire, Robert A.: Books5/5(1). The description for this book, Gogol From the Twentieth Century: Eleven Essays, will be forthcoming. "In putting together this extremely useful volume, Robert Maguire has pursued a complex set of aims—to illumilnate Gogol's art in ways that must be a novel for readers who do not know Russian, to represent the principal approaches of Russian.

The description for this book, Gogol From the Twentieth Century: Eleven Essays, will be forthcoming. Dostoevsky dream Eichenbaum element entire everything example eyes fantastic Farm Near Dikanka feeling final Formalist gentry Gippius Gogol wrote Gogol's art Gogolya grotesque hero humor idea individual Inspector Ivan Fyodorovich Ivan Reviews: 1.

Nikolai Gogol was the most idiosyncratic of the great Russian novelists of the 19th century and lived a tragically short life which was as chaotic as the lives of the characters he created. This biography begins with Gogol's death and ends with his birth, an inverted structure typical of both Gogol and Nabokov/5(23).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: XI, p.: ritr. ; 24 cm: Responsibility: selected, edited, translated and introduced by Robert. Robert A. McGuire is the author of To Form a More Perfect Union ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Parasites, Pathogens, and Progre /5(5).

The biographer proceeds to establish the relationship between Gogol and his novels, especially with regard to "nose-consciousness", a peculiar feature of Russian life and letters, Gogol From the Twentieth Century book finds its apotheosis in Gogol's own life and prose.

There are more expressions and proverbs concerning the nose in Russian than in any other language in the world.4/5(3). However, he became a preeminent figure in short story writing as he occasionally wrote for a periodical.

The young storyteller achieved overnight success. He was endowed with great respect by twentieth century literary giants like Alexander Pushkin and Vasily Zhukovsky for his contributions.

Inhe was offered position of a senior. A Gogol for the 20th Century. By Goldstein, Darra. Read preview. Leningrad's elite reading public found Zablotsky's voice new and exciting, and his book sold out almost immediately. But critics faulted him for what was perceived as his depiction of a timeless vulgarity from which there was no escape.

This marked the beginning of a press. Gogol From the Twentieth Century: Eleven Essays Hardcover – 21 Feb by Robert A. Maguire (Editor)5/5(1).

Early life. Gogol was born in the Ukrainian Cossack town of Sorochyntsi, in the Poltava Governorate of the Russian mother descended from Leonty Kosyarovsky, an officer of the Lubny Regiment in His father Vasili Gogol-Yanovsky, a descendant of Ukrainian Cossacks (see Lyzohub family) and who died when Gogol was 15 years old, belonged to the Nationality: Russian Empire.

Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Nikolai Gogol () won fame as a short story writer, and inhis satirical comedy The Government Inspector created such a furore that Gogol left Russia to settle in Rome, in self-imposed exile.

Looking for books by Nikolai Gogol. See all books authored by Nikolai Gogol, including Dead Souls, and The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol, and more on Get this from a library. Gogol from the twentieth century: eleven essays. [Robert A Maguire]. Home; This edition;English, Book, Illustrated edition: Gogol from the twentieth century: eleven essays.

/ Selected, edited, translated, and introduced by. Such was N. Gogol’s attitude to the illustration of his books. At the same time, Gogol can be called one of the most illustrated authors.

The Gogol iconography began to be formed in the s and s along with the publication of his most famous works and the rapid development of his literary career. In his recently published book, 'The World New Made: Figurative Painting in the Twentieth Century', Timothy Hyman calls Chagall’s ninety-six etchings to Gogol’s Dead Souls () “the highpoint of his graphic art”, and “the greatest illustrated book of the twentieth century”.End date: Gogol from the Twentieth Century - Eleven Essays ( Paperback) Die Toten Seelen: $ Die Toten Seelen by Nikolai Vasil'evich Gogol (German) Paperback Book Free Shipp.

Miriam S. Gogol started the topic Book — Call for essays in the forum Late-Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century American Literature on MLA Commons 5 years, 1 month ago Dear Members of the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth-century literature group.

Twentieth century The Miracle Man (), play by George M. Cohan, the main characters are con artists. Simon Templar (published –), also known as "The Saint", a main character in Leslie Charteris ' novels and stories who is often involved in scams and cons. “Gogol G.,” he signs his work in the lower right-hand corner, as if there were a need to distinguish him from any other Gogol in the school.

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Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol translated by Robert A Maguire pp, Penguin, £ Dead Souls is, was, one of my entries for Humiliation, the game David Lodge invented about confessing great books.