Gogol, a life.
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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, -- 1809-1852

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Bibliography: p. 314-320.

The Physical Object
Pagination328 p. ;
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20167512M

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Meanwhile, he prepared energetically for the publication of his next two books, Mirgorod and Arabeski, which appeared in The four stories constituting Mirgorod were a continuation of the Evenings, but they revealed a strong gap between Gogol’s romantic escapism and his otherwise pessimistic attitude toward life. Such a splendid. Genre/Form: Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Magarshack, David. Gogol. New York: Grove Press, Inc., , © (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Obviously, this book did not have the benefit of a proofreader. There are typos throughout. Not only that, but there are two different dates of birth given for Gogol, and neither of them are correct (he was born Ma , not March 20 or 30). I am quite a fan of Gogol and have several of his works.4/5(56).

  Life of Nikolay Gogol has always remained a mystery. These are a few known facts about the great Ukrainian (Russian) classic. Gogol was born to a rural Ukrainian family. He was the third baby of twelve. His mother – a woman of rare beauty – was 14 when she became a wife of a man. Google allows users to search the Web for images, news, products, video, and other content. Gogol. London, Faber and Faber [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ; Nikolaĭ Vasil'evich Gogol'; Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: David Magarshack. "The Nose" (Russian: Нос Nos) is a satirical short story by Nikolai Gogol written during his time living in St. Petersburg. During this time, Gogol's works were primarily focused on the grotesque and absurd, with a romantic twist. Written between and , "The Nose" tells the story of a St. Petersburg official whose nose leaves his face and develops a life of its own.

  Nabokov, in a great, dogmatic essay on it, saw the book as a phenomenon of a peculiar "life-generating syntax", in which Gogol's sentences called up a . Maxine and Gogol meet in New York, at a party. Maxine represents, for Gogol, a life very different from his own. She lives with her parents downtown, in a beautiful townhouse, and shares their intellectual, cosmopolitan life. Maxine does not always understand Gogol’s family’s traditions, but she tries to, and seems to care genuinely for him. The character Gogol explores his identity and experiences of assimilation first hand, Jhumpa Lahiri writes about comes from her own life experiences but changes it to make a new experience for Gogol. She gives the story in the standpoint (Sprague ) of someone who has lived through it, . The Overcoat, by Nickolai Gogol, is a short story written in The story takes place in the cold winter streets of St. Petersburg, Russia and shows the life of the typical everyman within its s: