The Captain's daughter: and other great stories

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Vintage Books, 1936 - 320 pages
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Pushkin was the first in Russia to write permanent fiction, the first truly original Russian novelist.... 'The Captain's Daughter' was the only work of Pushkin's that had a powerful influence on the next age - it contains all the essence of what Russian realism was to become - through it is still a story told in the orthodox manner, as a story should be.

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Review: The Captain's Daughter and Other Stories (Vintage Classics)

Avis d'utilisateur  - Dale Grauman - Goodreads

Good storytelling. Could use some more editorial notes, as there are almost none. Here's what I learned about storytelling from this book: In "The Postmaster," Pushkin describes the titular character ... Consulter l'avis complet

Review: The Captain's Daughter and Other Stories (Vintage Classics)

Avis d'utilisateur  - Joshua Powell - Goodreads

The title story on its own deserves five stars, it's brilliant. The remaining stories are still good but I suspect have been hindered by the translation (the translator for the "other stories" in this ... Consulter l'avis complet

Table des matières

THE CAPTAINS DAUGHTER
2
THE TALES OF BELKIN
140
THE QUEEN OF SPADES
227
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À propos de l'auteur (1936)

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin, one of Russian's greatest poets, was born in Moscow on June 6, 1799. He studied Latin and French literature at the Lyceum. Pushkin was often in conflict with the government and was kept under surveillance for much of his later life. He was also exiled for a period of time. His works include Eugene Onegin and Ruslan and Ludmila. Pushkin died on February 10, 1837 in St. Petersburg of a wound received during a duel protecting the honor of his wife.

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