Handbook of Russian Literature

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Yale University Press, 1985 - Literary Criticism - 558 pages
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This first encyclopedia of its kind in English covers ten centuries of Russian literature and includes nearly 1,000 entries by leading scholars. It will be an indispensable guide for students or the general reader. Book jacket.

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Terras' achievement is an essential addition to the reference bookshelf of the Russian Studies scholar. The dictionary-style entries are well-researched and provide ample suggestions for further study. Read full review

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Victor Terras is the Henry L. Goddard University Professor of Slavic Languages and Comparative Literature emeritus at Brown University. His many books include "Reading Dostoevsky," also published by the University of Wisconsin Press; "The Idiot: An Interpretation"; and "A History of Russian Literature," as well as translations of Dostoevsky7;s works.

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