Turgenev

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Dutton, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 184 pages
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An in-depth portrait of a Russian literary genius explores the darker side of Turgenev's privileged childhood--the impoverished lives around him and a violent mother--which resulted in both a compassionate nature and a compulsion to be dominated

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Rival of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky in delineating the Russian experience, Ivan Turgenev (1818-1883) was a voice of democratic moderation, a novelist who pictured the attractions and dangers of ... Read full review

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An affectionate and engrossing portrait--Turgenev and Tolstoy's relationship is hilarious Read full review

Contents

SPASSKOYE
1
STUDY AND ROMANCE
11
PAULINE VIARDOT
21
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