A history of Russian literature, from its beginnings to 1900

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Vintage Books, 1958 - History - 383 pages
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A comprehensive study of Russian literature through 1900

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User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

Amazing...a great introduction. Leaned so much about some of my favorite writers and other key figures. If you wanna learn about Russian Lit, here's the place to start. Read full review

Review: A History of Russian Literature: From Its Beginnings to 1900

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The best book about Russian literature from the oldest days to Chekhov. Hands down. Read full review

Contents

The Literature of Old Russia
3
TRANSLATED WORKS THE KIEVAN PERIOD
26
The Age of Classicism
40
Copyright

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About the author (1958)

Mirsky was born in Russia and died in Siberian prison camp in the late 1930s. During his lifetime, he was a soldier, a lecturer at King's College, London University, a member of the Union of Soviet Writers, a contributor to various russian papers, etc.

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