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The diary of a superfluous man and other stories by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Russia

Subjects:

  • Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883 -- Translations into English,
  • Russia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTranslated from the Russian by Constance Garnett. London, W. Heinemann, 1899;
SeriesHis Novels, v. 13
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.T844 AG3 vol. 13, PG3421 AG3 vol. 13
The Physical Object
Pagination325 p.
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5689754M
ISBN 100404019137
LC Control Number70010268
OCLC/WorldCa60614

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May 17,  · The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Stories [Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev, Constance Garnett] on kauainenehcp.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ivan Turgenev () stands as one of Russia's most influential authors. Along with Tolstoy and Dostoevsky/5(7). The Diary of a Superfluous Man () is about a "Superfluous Man", a recurring Russian literary meme about upper class nihilistic men who resort to gambling, dueling and women to give meaning to an otherwise disconnected and alienated existence. The story starts of slow but eventually take on a strong narrative direction dealing with "love" lost. May 17,  · The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Stories Kindle Edition by The Diary of a Superfluous Man: In Sheep’s Springs we meet Tchulkaturin, the author of the diary and a man whom has discovered that he is upon his final two weeks amongst the living. Oscillating between telling the story of his life, up-bringing, familial affairs and /5(6). Jul 01,  · The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Stories book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

Turgenev's shy hero, Tchulkaturin, is a representative example of a Russian archetype - the "superfluous man", a sort of Hamlet not necessarily dignified with the title Prince: an individual of comfortable means leading a dreary existence, without purpose and led on by events which may, as in this story, engulf him. Turgenev’s shy hero, Tchulkaturin, is a representative example of a Russian archetype – the “superfluous man”, a sort of Hamlet not necessarily dignified with the title Prince: an individual of comfortable means leading a dreary existence, without purpose and led on by events which may, as in this story, engulf him/5(K). Mar 28,  · The Diary of a Superfluous Man by Ivan TURGENEV ( - ), translated by Constance GARNETT ( - ) Genre(s): Fictional Biographies & Memoirs Read b. THE DIARY OF A SUPERFLUOUS MAN AND OTHER STORIES by Ivan Turgenev _Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett_ CONTENTS THE DIARY OF A SUPERFLUOUS MAN A TOUR IN THE FOREST YAKOV PASINKOV ANDREI KOLOSOV A CORRESPONDENCE THE DIARY OF A SUPERFLUOUS MAN VILLAGE OF SHEEP'S SPRINGS, _March_ 20, The doctor has just left me.

Feb 18,  · The Diary of A Superfluous Man is Turgenev’s first novella, published in , and, like much of Turgenev’s fiction depends upon recognisable characters, recognisable, that is, to Russians of 8/ Jan 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Stories by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Diary of a Superfluous Man | The Diary of a Superfluous Man is an novella by Ivan Turgenev. It is written in the first person in the form of a diary by a man who has a few days left to live as he recounts incidents of his life. "Diary of a Superfluous Man" is a series of journal entries by an affluent middle aged Russian man seemingly of the very minor nobility. The idea of a superfluous man was a common concept in 19th century literature. Here is how it is depicted in Turgenev's "Diary of a Superfluous Man".