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Nikolai Gogol, 1809-1852

Janko Lavrin

Nikolai Gogol, 1809-1852

a centenary survey.

by Janko Lavrin

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Published by Sylvan Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gogol, Nikolai Vasilevich, -- 1809-1852.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3335 .L3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174p.
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16388619M

    Nikolai Vasilievich GOGOL ( - ), translated by Thomas SELTZER ( - ) The Cloak or the Overcoat as in some translations, is a story by Ukrainian-born Russian author Nikolai Gogol, published in This biography begins with Gogol's death and ends with his birth, an inverted structure typical of both Gogol and Nabokov. The biographer proceeds to establish the relationship between Gogol and his novels, especially with regard to "nose-consciousness", a peculiar feature of Russian life and letters, which finds its apotheosis in Gogol's own life and prose.4/5(3).

    Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol ( - ) was a Russian short story writer, dramatist, and novelist born in the Cossack Village of Sorochyntsi, Ukraine. Part of the natural school of Russian literary Realism, Gogol later gained a reputation for his venture into the grotesque and surrealism, as in his short stories The Overcoat, The Nose, and. Hailed by Nabokov as "the greatest artist that Russia has yet produced," Nikolai Gogol () left his mark as a playwright, novelist, and writer of short stories. Gogol's works remain popular with both writers and readers, who prize his originality, imaginative gifts, and .

    Nikolai Vasilievich GOGOL ( - ) A collection of classic Russian literature from the mind of one of the world's well know authors. The collection includes Taras Bulba, St. John's Eve, The Cloak, How The Two Ivans Quarrelled, The Mysterious Portrait, and The Calash.   Nikolai Gogol (), Russian short-story writer, novelist, and playwright, is best known for his novel Dead Souls, his play The Inspector-General, and stories such as "The Nose" and "The Overcoat."Bernard Guilbert Guerney () was a bookstore owner, fiction writer, and translator of Russian e Fusso is associate professor of Russian at /5(29).


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Nikolai Gogol () The Overcoat. Translated by Constance Garnett. Nikolai Gogol () was a Russian writer born in Ukraine and considered a founder of - Russian realism, although elements of romanticism and the grotesque permeate his work.

His most widely-read novels areTaras Bulba (), a historical romance, and. Dead Souls (), aFile Size: KB. The Russian author, Nikolai Gogol ( ), was a name vaguely familiar to me, and as part of my years'-long project of reading notable authors whom I had never read, I decided to read his best-known work, Dead Souls ().

Dead Souls is considered a major work of 19th century Russian literature/5(27). Novelist, dramatist, and satirist Nikolai Gogol () was a Russian writer of Ukrainian ancestry whose works deeply influenced later Russian literature through powerful depictions of a society dominated by petty bureaucracy and base corruption.

Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol ( - ) was a Ukrainian-born Russian dramatist, novelist and short story writer. Considered by his contemporaries one of the preeminent figures of the natural school of Russian literary realism, later critics have foun.

for Books and Writers by Bamber Gascoigne. Nikolai (Vasilyevich) Gogol () Great Russian novelist, dramatist, satirist, founder of the so-called critical realism in Russian literature, best-known for his novel Mertvye dushi I-II (, Dead Souls).

Gogol's prose is characterized by imaginative power and linguistic playfulness. The book also included the famous historical tale "Taras Bulba". Gogol published in several stories in Pushkins journal "Sovremennik," and in the same year appeared his famous play, "The Inspector General." In Rome Gogol wrote his major work, "The Dead Souls." He claimed that the story was suggested by Pushkin in a conversation in Born:   Nikolay Gogol (–52) was a Ukrainian-born short-story writer and novelist whose work deeply influenced Russian literature.

Nikolai Gogol (born in Sorochyntsi, Poltava Governorate, Russian Empire, present-day Ukraine) - Russian writer of Ukrainian descent. Gogol's mother was a descendant of Polish nobility.

Gogol's father Vasyl Hohol-Yanovsky, a Ukrainian writer best known for his plays, died when Gogol was 15 years old.4/5. Looking for books by Nikolai Gogol. See all books authored by Nikolai Gogol, including Dead Souls, and The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol, and more on Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol was a Ukrainian-born Russian writer.

He contributed to Russian literature through his magnificently crafted dramas, novels and short stories. He was one of the major proponents of the natural school of Russian literary realism. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lavrin, Janko, Nikolai Gogol, New York: Collier Books, (OCoLC) Online version.

Nikolai Gogol (–), the son of a gentleman farmer who was the author of Ukrainian folk comedies, was born in the Ukraine and grew up on his mother’s family estate. He attended a variety of boarding schools, where he proved an indifferent student and made few friends but was admired for his gifts as a comic actor/5(8).

Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Nikolai Gogol () won fame as a short story writer, and inhis satirical comedy The Government Inspector created such a furore that Gogol left Russia to settle in Rome, in self-imposed exile.

About the Author Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol ( –) was a Ukrainian-born Russian novelist, humourist, and dramatist. He is considered the father of modern Russian realism, but at the same time, his work is very much in the genre of romanticism/5(8).

In Gogol brought out the first volume of his Ukrainian stories (Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka), which met with immediate followed it in with a second volume, and in by two volumes of stories entitled Mirgorod, as well as by two volumes of miscellaneous prose entitled this time Russian editors and critics such as Nikolai Polevoy and Nikolai Died: 4 March (aged 42), Moscow, Russian.

Online Books by. Nikolai Vasil'evich Gogol' (Gogol', Nikolai Vasil'evich, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Gogol', Nikolai Vasil'evich,contrib.: Best Russian Short Stories, ed.

by Thomas Seltzer, also contrib. by Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin, Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev. Ревизор = The Inspector General = The Government Inspector, Nikolai Gogol The Government Inspector, is a satirical play by the Russian and Ukrainian dramatist and novelist Nikolai Gogol.

Originally published in The play is a comedy of errors, satirizing human greed, stupidity, and the extensive political corruption of Imperial Russia.4/5. Hailed by Nabokov as "the greatest artist that Russia has yet produced," Nikolai Gogol () left his mark as a playwright, novelist, and writer of short stories.

Gogol's works. Nikolai Gogol has books on Goodreads with ratings. Nikolai Gogol’s most popular book is Dead Souls. Novelist, dramatist, and satirist Nikolai Gogol () was a Russian writer of Ukrainian ancestry whose works deeply influenced later Russian literature through powerful depictions of a society dominated by petty bureaucracy and base Edition: Russian-Language Edition.

Nationality Russian Description. Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol (31 March – 4 March ) was a Russian dramatist of Ukrainian gh Gogol was considered by his contemporaries to be one of the preeminent figures of the natural school of Russian literary realism, later critics have found in his work a fundamentally romantic sensibility, with strains of surrealism and the.

Nikolai Gogol ( – ) Ukrainian-born Russian writer. Although his early works, such as Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka, were heavily influenced by his Ukrainian upbringing and identity, he wrote in Russian and his works belong to the tradition of Russian literature; often called the "father of modern Russian realism" he was one of the /5(9).Nikolai Gogol, Biographical note.

Ukrainian-born Russian writer. Although his early works, such as Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka, were heavily influenced by his Ukrainian upbringing and identity, he wrote in Russian and his works belong to the tradition of Russian literature; often called the "father of modern Russian realism" he.