A Lear of the Steppes and Other Stories

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Read Books Design, 2010 - 332 pages
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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User Review  - electrascaife - LibraryThing

A variation on Shakespeare's King Lear. Hm, best to stick with the original, really. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Ivan Turgenev is a major figure in 19th-century Russian literature whose work observes the social and psychological interactions of peasants and aristocrats. He is the author of the short story collection "A Sportsman's Sketches," which is said to have contributed to Tsar Alexander II's decision to liberate the serfs.

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