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Historical dictionary of Russian literature

Jonathan Stone

Historical dictionary of Russian literature

by Jonathan Stone

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chronology,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Russian literature,
  • English

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJonathan Stone
    SeriesHistorical dictionaries of literature and the arts, Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG2940 .S76 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25393950M
    ISBN 109780810871823, 9780810873858
    LC Control Number2012029494

      "It now appears that Victor Terras's excellent Handbook of Russian Literature () was, in a manner of speaking, just the prelude to this grand work which will certainly be welcomed by all scholars and students of Russian literature Thorough, clearly written, will laid out, and very usable This work will stand on its own for some time to come as by far the best one-volume.   Read an entry for the history of Russian literature in Wiki, in Russian. It’s horrible. Soviet nationalism at it’s worst. But even worse than that there is no information in it. Entry for Russian literature is just a list of authors and their writings. How’s that possible. Russians love literature. There are whole literary institutions.

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