Dead Souls, Volume 2 (Google eBook)
Mundus Publishing, 1936 - 392 pages
A stranger arrives in a Russian backwater community with a bizarre proposition for the local landowners: cash for their "dead souls," the serfs who have died in their service. A comic masterpiece.
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Review: Dead SoulsUser Review - Alan - Goodreads
I have read only fifty pages of Gogol in Russian, enough to know how hilarious he is, and to regret his conversion and attempt to destroy this great book. "Sobakavich" alone rewards the reader with ... Read full review
Review: Dead SoulsUser Review - Tej - Goodreads
Almost, one and a three quarters of a century ago, Nikolay Vasilyevich Gogol-Yanovsky or simply, Gogol, himself lend words to the cries of dissent against the likes of him, “Don't we ourselves know ... Read full review