Fleeing Russia amid the chaos of the 1917 revolution and subsequent Civil War, many writers went on to settle in Paris, Berlin and elsewhere. In exile, they worked as taxi drivers, labourers and film extras, and wrote some of the most brilliant and imaginative works of Russian literature.This new collection includes Stories by the most famous Emigre writers, Vladimir Nabokov and Ivan Bunin, and introduces powerful lesser known voices, some of whom have never been available in English before..
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Reflecting the variety of modern Spanish literature, these stories range from the sharp insights of Gabriel Garc?a Marquez''s "Mar?a dos Prazeres" to Isabel..Описание
Written by authors from Quebec as well as France, the majority of these stories have been published in the last decade and reflect a rich diversity of styles..Купить Описание
This collection includes stories by established Italian literary figures such as Italo Calvino and Primo Levi as well as a new generation of writers. Aspects..Купить Подробнее
Book DescriptionThe first book to provide a synthesising study of Russian writing about the Caucasus during the nineteenth-century age of empire-building.Купить Описание
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