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Russian Experimental Fiction: Resisting Ideology After Utopia

By: Clowes, Edith W.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08332


Ex-Library copy with stamps, marks, and a card pocket indicating such. About fine condition except for the library markings. 236 pages with Bibliography and Index. Publisher's synopsis: "Clowes advances the provocative hypothesis that the certain recent Russian novels constitute a special category of 'meta-utopian' works by virtue of their playful skepticism toward political and social 'realities' of the past, present, and future." View more info

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Four Contemporary Russian Writers

By: Porter, Robert

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Berg Publishers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08330


Ex-Library copy with stamps, marks, and a card pocket indicating such. About fine condition except for the library markings. 184 pages with Biographical Notes, Selected Bibliography, and Index. The four writers: Rasputin, Aitmatov, Voynovich, and Vladimov. View more info

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An Obsession with History: Russian Writers Confront the Past

By: Wachtel, Andrew Baruch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, Stanford University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08331


Ex-Library copy with stamps, marks, and a card pocket indicating such. About fine condition except for the library markings. 276 pages with Notes, Works Cited, and Index. From the dust jacket: "Russians have frequently seemed transfixed by the idea of the singularity of their own history and by the relationship of that history to the history of the outside world. In particular, three notions stand out, related to each other to be sure, but by no means unproblematically s... View more info

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Text Counter Text: Rereadings in Russian Literary History

By: Zholkovsky, Alexander

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, Stanford University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08339


Ex-Library copy with stamps, marks, and a card pocket indicating such. About fine condition except for the library markings. 370 pages with Notes, Works Cited, and Index. From the publisher: "Russian literary history has been rich in instances of later writers rereading and interpreting earlier ones. This text participates in this cultural process by proposing new interpretations of a number of familiar and lesser-known texts by such authors as Tolstoy, Zoshchenko, and P... View more info