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The Enchanted Wanderer and Other Stories

Leskov, N. S. (Book - 2013)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Enchanted Wanderer and Other Stories
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Presents newly translated verions of seventeen of Leskov's short stories, inspired by oral storytelling traditions, that range from the fantastical to the satirical to the tragic.
Authors: Leskov, N. S. (Nikolaĭ Semenovich), 1831-1895
Title: The enchanted wanderer and other stories
Publisher: New York :, Alfred A. Knopf,, 2013
Characteristics: xxv, 575 pages ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by Nikolai Leskov ; translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
Contents: The lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
The sealed angel
The enchanted wanderer
Singlemind
The devil-chase
Deathless golovan
The white eagle
A flaming patriot
Lefty
The spirit of Madame de Genlis
The toupee artist
The voice of nature
A little mistake
The pearl necklace
The spook
The man on watch
A robbery
Summary: Presents newly translated verions of seventeen of Leskov's short stories, inspired by oral storytelling traditions, that range from the fantastical to the satirical to the tragic.
Additional Contributors: Volokhonsky, Larissa
Pevear, Richard 1943-
ISBN: 0307268829
9780307268822
Branch Call Number: FICTION LESKOV 2013
Copyright Date: ©2012
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Russia Social life and customs Fiction Leskov, N. S. (Nikolaĭ Semenovich), 1831-1895 Translations into English
LCCN: 2012025416
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Fans of classic Russian lit may have let these original and enchanting stories from an underrated writer slip by. Like reading a campfire storyteller's yarns, Leskov wrote highly original pieces of rural Russian peasant life.

Presents newly translated verions of seventeen of Leskov's short stories, inspired by oral storytelling traditions, that range from the fantastical to the satirical to the tragic.


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