Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: The Essential Turgenev will provide American readers with the first comprehensive, portable edition of this great Russian author's works. It offers an extensive introduction to the writings that established Turgenev as one of the preeminent literary figures of his time, and reveals the breadth of insight into changing social conditions that made Turgenev a portal to Russian intellectual life. Readers will find complete, exemplary translations of Turgenev's finest novels, Rudin, A Nest of Gentry, and Fathers and Sons, along with the lapidary novella First Love. The volume also includes selections from Sportsman's Sketches, seven of Turgenev's most compelling short stories, and fifteen prose poems. It also contains samples of the author's nonfiction drawn from autobiographical sketches, memoirs, public speeches, plus the influential essay "Hamlet and Don Quixote" and correspondence with Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and others.
About the Author: Ivan Turgenev (1818 - 1883) was a novelist, poet and playwright. He was born to a wealthy family in Oryol in the Ukraine region of Russia. He attended St. Petersburg University (1834-37) and Berlin University (1838-41), completing his master's exam at St. Petersburg. His career at the Russian Civil Service began in 1841. He worded for the Ministry of Interior from 1843-1845. In the 1840's, Turgenev began writing poetry, criticism, and short stories under Nikolay Gogol's influence. A Sportsman's Sketches (1852) were short pieces written from the point of view of a nobleman who learns to appreciate the wisdom of the peasants who live on his family's estate. This brought him a month of detention and eighteen months of house arrest. From 1853-62, he wrote stories and novellas, which include the titles Rudin (1856), "Dvorianskoe Gnedo" (1859), Nakanune (1860) and Ottsy I Deti (1862). Turgenev left Russia, in 1856, because of the hostile reaction to Fathers and Sons (1862). Turgenev finally settled in Paris. He became a corresponding member of the Imperial Academy of Sciences in 1860 and Doctor of Civil Law at Oxford University in 1879. His last published work, Poems in Prose, was a collection of meditations and anecdotes. On September 3, 1883, Turgenev died in Bougival, near Paris.
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University Press, 1994. Buchzustand: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP12319813
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University Press. Paperback. Buchzustand: VERY GOOD. little to no wear, pages are clean. The cover and binding are crisp with next no creases. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2776814771
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University Press, 1994. Paperback. Buchzustand: Good. Ex-library copy with usual markings, in a hardcover library binding. Cover shows minor wear. Pages are clean, text and pictures are intact and unmarred. Buchnummer des Verkäufers mon0001632412
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University Press. PAPERBACK. Buchzustand: Very Good. 0810110857 Crisp, clean, unread book with some shelfwear and a remainder mark to one edge - NICE. Buchnummer des Verkäufers Z0810110857Z2
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University Press 1994-06-22, 1994. Paperback. Buchzustand: Fair. 1. 0810110857 Worn. Buchnummer des Verkäufers AUGUST-17-THRIFT-02681-JM
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern Univ Pr, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1994. Soft Cover. Buchzustand: Good. No Jacket. Size: 8vo - otver 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 599716
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University, Evanston, 1994. Wraps. Buchzustand: Near Fine. 8vo, 884 pp. Light edgewear to wrappers. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 6550
Buchbeschreibung Northwestern University Press, 1994. Paperback. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0810110857
Buchbeschreibung 1994. PAP. Buchzustand: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Buchnummer des Verkäufers TX-9780810110854
Buchbeschreibung University of Chicago press. Buchzustand: New. Brand New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 0810110857