Plays and Petersburg Tales: Petersburg Tales; Marriage; The Government Inspector

by

Write The First Customer Review

This volume brings together Gogol's Petersburg Tales with his two most famous plays, all of which guide us through the streets of St. Petersburg, the city erected by force and ingenuity on the marshes of the Neva estuary. Something of the deception and violence of the city's creation seems to lurk beneath its harmonious facade, however, and it confounds its inhabitants with false dreams and absurd visions. This new translation by Christopher English brings out the unique vitality and humor of Russia's finest comic writer. ...

Plays and Petersburg Tales: Petersburg Tales; Marriage; The Government Inspector 2009, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199555062

Trade paperback

Select
Plays and Petersburg Tales: Petersburg Tales; Marriage; The Government Inspector 1999, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192835529

Reissue edition

Trade paperback

Select
Plays and Petersburg Tales: Petersburg Tales; Marriage; The Government Inspector 1996, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192828811

Trade paperback

Select