Lectures on Russian Literature
The author’s observations on the great nineteenth-century Russian writers-Chekhov, Dostoevsky, Gogol, Gorky, Tolstoy, and Turgenev. “This volume... never once fails to instruct and stimulate. This is a great Russian talking of great Russians” (Anthony Burgess). Edited and with an Introduction by Fredson Bowers; illustrations.
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Review: Lectures on Russian LiteratureUser Review - Sasha - Goodreads
Not quite surprised about how much Nabokov admired Chekhov's and Tolstoy's work and not to be outdone, his vitriol was definitely onslaught with Dostoeyvsky's writings which I found as a pet peeve but ... Read full review
Review: Lectures on Russian LiteratureUser Review - Abby - Goodreads
What a delight, to read one of my favorite authors holding court over the rest of my favorite authors (notably, Tolstoy and Chekhov). These lectures -- sometimes delivered to Nabokov's university ... Read full review