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Inhaltsangabe: The first example of the psychological novel in Russia, A Hero of Our Time influenced Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, and Chekhov, and other great nineteenth-century masters that followed. Its hero, Pechorin, is Byronic in his wasted gifts, his cynicism, and his desire for any kind of action-good or ill-that will stave off boredom. Outraging many critics when it was first published in 1840, A Hero of Our Time follows Pechorin as he embarks on an exciting adventure involving brigands, smugglers, soldiers, rivals, and lovers.
This edition includes a new introduction, chronology, suggestions for further reading, maps, and full explanatory notes.
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Buchbeschreibung Penguin Classics, London, 2003. Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. Good to very good in paperback-clean copy -no markings; Penguin Classics; 7.50 X 5 X 0.60 inches; 208 pages. Artikel-Nr. 54268