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19th century Russian drama.

Andrew Robert MacAndrew

19th century Russian drama.

by Andrew Robert MacAndrew

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russian drama -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith an introd. and prefaces by Marc Slonim.
    SeriesThe Library of world drama
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3245 .M24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 p.
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5878052M
    LC Control Number63008351
    OCLC/WorldCa1342467

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The great works of 19th century Russian drama possessed a quality of realism unknown in the more formalistic European theatre.

The plays in this collectionn from Pushkin's tragedy of Don Juan, The Stone Guest, to Tolstoy's stark, humane The Power Of Darkness, reveal human experience on a profound cturer: Bantam Books. Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacAndrew, Andrew R.

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