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Eight great Russian short stories

Eight great Russian short stories

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Published by Fawcett Publications in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, Russian -- Translations into English.,
    • Russia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementselected, with an introd., by Daniel B. Dodson.
      SeriesA Premier book ;, d179
      ContributionsDodson, Daniel Boone.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.D614 Ei2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. ;
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5867992M
      LC Control Number62053070
      OCLC/WorldCa297483

        Nikolay Gogol, in full Nikolay Vasilyevich Gogol, (born March 19 [Ma New Style], , Sorochintsy, near Poltava, Ukraine, Russian Empire [now in Ukraine]—died February 21 [March 4], , Moscow, Russia), Ukrainian-born humorist, dramatist, and novelist whose works, written in Russian, significantly influenced the direction of Russian literature.


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