This Dual-Language anthology presents fifteen compelling tales in A unique survey of twentieth-century Russian Short fiction. Featuring the original Russian on the left-hand page and new English translations on the right-hand side, contents include "The Fugitive"by Vladimir A.Gilyarovsky, "The Present"by Leonid Andreev, "Trataton"by Dimitry Mamin-Sibiryak, "Life Granted"by Aleksandr Grin, and "Icarus"by Skitalets, plus Stories by Vasily Grossman, Aleksandr Kuprin, and others. No..
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