Lectures on Russian Literature
The authore(tm)s observations on the great nineteenth-century Russian writers-Chekhov, Dostoevsky, Gogol, Gorky, Tolstoy, and Turgenev. eoeThis volume... never once fails to instruct and stimulate. This is a great Russian talking of great Russianse (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 - Kiof - Goodreads
A total blowhard, but like some other blowhards, he has some insight. His criticisms of Dostoevsky are on-point- he definitely is a "slap-dash comedian" in some respects (at least in Brothers K ... Read full review