Virginia Woolf and the Russian Point of View

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Springer, 14.09.2009 - 265 Seiten
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This book brings together Virginia Woolf's essays and book reviews on Russian literature; her unpublished reading notes on Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Chekhov, and Turgenev; and new and insightful scholarly commentary concerning her response to each of the major Russian writers.
 

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Russophilia
1
Dostoevsky The dim and populous underworld
19
Chekhov An astonishing sense of freedom
59
Tolstoy Genius in the raw
97
Turgenev A passion for art
131
Conclusion The accent falls a little differently
157
Virginia Woolf s Reading Notes on Russian Literature
163
Reading Notes on Dostoevskys
164
Tchekhov on Pope Typescript of Unpublished Review
186
Reading Notes on Anna Karenina I
193
Reading Notes on Anna Karenina II
195
Reading Notes on War and Peace
203
Reading Notes on Turgenev
204
Notes
229
Works cited
245
Index
253

Tchekov on Pope Holograph Draft
175

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Über den Autor (2009)

ROBERTA RUBENSTEIN is Professor of Literature at American University, USA and author of Home Matters: Longing and Belonging, Nostalgia and Mourning in Women's Fiction.

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