Nikolai Gogol

Nikolai Gogol (31 March 1809 – 4 March 1852) was a Ukrainian dramatist, novelist and short story writer of Ukrainian ethnicity.
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Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol by Nikolai Gogol
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Nikolai Gogols epic poem in prose Dead Souls is a damning indictment of a corrupt society translated from the Russian with an introduction and notes by Robert A. Maguire in Penguin Classics. Chichikov a mysterious stranger arrives in the provincial town of N visiting a succession of landowners and making each a strange offer. He proposes to buy the names of dead serfs still registered on the census saving their owners from paying tax on them and to use these dead souls as collater  read more
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Dead Souls 9781840226379 by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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With an Introduction by Anthony Briggs. Translated by Isabel F. Hapgood. Russia in the 1840s. There is a stranger in town and he is behaving oddly. The unctuous Pavel Chichikov goes around the local estates buying up dead souls. These are the papers relating to serfs who have died since the last census but who remain on the record and still attract a tax demand. Chichikov is willing to relieve their owners of the tax burden by buying the titles for a song. What he does not say is that he the  read more
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The Inspector-General by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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Das Porträt / Der Wij by Nikolai W. Gogol
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Dead Souls (Classics) by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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Although largely composed by Gogol during self-imposed exile in Italy in the late 1830s, this work remains perhaps the most essentially "Russian" of novels. The reader follows Chichikov, a dismissed civil servant turned confidence man, through the countryside in pursuit of his shady enterprise.  read more
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The Government Inspector (NHB Drama Classics) by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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The ever-topical satire of small-town corruption and cravenness.  read more
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The Government Inspector (NHB Drama Classics) by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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The ever-topical satire of small-town corruption and cravenness.  read more
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Diary Of A Madman And Other Stories by Nikolai Gogol
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1960. 238 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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Taras Bulba by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
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1962. 125 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol
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1961. 383 pages. Good condition vintage Penguin paperback. Great reading copy. Pages may be yellowed or foxed and covers may show signs of scuffing or shelf wear. Fast dispatch, international shipping.  read more
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