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Gogol"s Wife and Other Stories

by Tommaso Landolfi

  • 234 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by New Directions Publishing Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7999665M
    ISBN 100811200809
    ISBN 109780811200806
    OCLC/WorldCa345302

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      The aggressive realism of a romantic who can neither adapt himself to the world nor escape from it, and is therefore all the more anxious to expose its vulgarity and evil, predominates in Gogol’s Petersburg stories printed (together with some essays) in the second work, Arabesques. In one of these stories, “Zapiski sumasshedshego” (“ Diary of a Madman”), . Pages in category "Short stories by Nikolai Gogol" The following 17 pages are in this category, out of 17 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().


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[Tommaso Landolfi] -- 9 fantastic stories, sometimes farcical, sometimes tragically ironic. The narrator and Gogol are celebrating the silver anniversary of Gogol and his wife when the novelist gets insanely irritated with her, inserts a bicycle pump into her, and inflates her until she explodes.

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"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 surrealism and the grotesque, with a romantic twist. Written between and"The Nose" tells the story of a St.

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As no other writer can, Schwartz captures Brand: New Directions Publishing Corporation.Character List Major Characters. Gogol/Nikhil Ganguli The son of Ashoke and Ashima Ganguli, Gogol is born in e a letter from Ashima’s grandmother containing Gogol’s good name is lost in the mail, Gogol is legally given the pet name “Gogol” after the Russian author whose book saved Ashoke’s life.Gogol's stories are admired for their skillful mingling of fantasy and reality, quiet good humor and use of mundane details — as Gogol put it — "to extract the extraordinary from the ordinary." Imaginative and timeless, they remain as fresh and significant today as they were to readers generations ago.

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