Nervous People and Other Satires - Zoshchenko, Mikhail, and McLean, Hugh (Editor), and Gordon, Maria (Translated by)

Typical targets of Zoshchenko s satire are the Soviet bureaucracy, crowded conditions in communal apartments, marital infidelities and the rapid turnover in marriage partners, and "the petty-bourgeois mode of life, with its adulterous episodes, lying, and similar nonsense." His devices are farcical complications, satiric understatement, humorous ... Read More

Nervous People and Other Satires 1975, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN

ISBN-13: 9780253201928

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Nervous People, and Other Satires 1975, Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780837181066

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