Short fiction from one of the great contemporary Russian writers.In this heartfelt collection of stories, life in Russia is vividly describedboth before and after the collapse of Communismas well as the plight of Russian emigres in the USA in post-communist times.From atour guide so in love with Pushkin that she lives with his wooden effigyanda businessman intent on enjoying his Kaif, to a taxi driver taking his daughter along with him on his rounds, the characters to be found in this rambunctious volume are both ...

Pushkin's Second Wife and Other Micronovels 2007, Peter Owen Publishers, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780720613001

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