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The Life And Death of Alexander Pushkin

A Genius at Odds with Himself

by Yuri Druzhnikov

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • Poetry & poets: 19th century,
  • Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich,,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography,
  • Russian & Former Soviet Union,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Russian,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • General,
  • 19th century,
  • Reference,
  • Medical - General,
  • 1799-1837,
  • Last years,
  • Poets, Russian

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8077837M
    ISBN 100773458247
    ISBN 109780773458246

    "Eugene Oneguine" () is a novel in verse by Alexander Pushkin. The work is admired for the artfulness of its verse narrative as well as for its exploration of life, death, love, world-weariness, convention and passion. Alexander PUSHKIN ( - ), translated by Henry SPALDING (-) Eugene Oneguine is a classic of Russian literature, and its eponymous protagonist has served as the model for a number of Russian literary heroes (so-called superfluous men).

    Pushkin’s Ode to Liberty is long, but worth the read.” Helen – Minnetonka, Minnesota “This is a very good book. Ms. Duvernet did a great deal of research for this book, and it shows in the character development and scene setting. This is a biography about Alexander . Pushkin honored his great-grandfather in an unfinished novel entitled: Arap Petra Velikogo (The Negro of Peter the Great). Alexander Pushkin. P ushkin is celebrated as a national hero in Russia Author: Richard Lawson Singley.

    The period between and was the most fertile for Pushkin and the Russian literature. He wrote and worked in the castle and in he got married. Some of his works are: “Mozart and Salieri”, “A feast in time of Plague”, “The Prisoner of Caucasus”, and his life work is “Eugene Onegin”. He died in Alexander Pushkin Ф Russian author of the Romantic era who is considered by many to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature Historical period 19th century, Alexander I (), Empire (), Nicholas I of Russia ().


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The Life And Death of Alexander Pushkin by Yuri Druzhnikov Download PDF EPUB FB2

While investigating the last and unhappy period of Pushkin’s biography (), e.g. ‘the end of Pushkin’s life,’ the author restores paradoxical circumstances that eventually led to the poet’s death.

In this book the author constructs a new scholarly version of Pushkin as an artist profoundly at odds not only with his society but 5/5(2). While investigating the last and unhappy period of Pushkin’s biography (), e.g. ‘the end of Pushkin’s life,’ the author restores paradoxical circumstances that eventually led to the poet’s death.

In this book the author constructs a new scholarly version of Pushkin as an artist profoundly at odds not only with his society but Pages: A brilliant book on Pushkin but one that raised the hackles of the Pushkin Establishment both in Russia and the West.

Druzhnikov makes the case for understanding Pushkin emotionally, which is not usually done, and this is why the subtitle "at odds with himself" captures the central flaw in Pushkin's psychology, which flaw led to his "suicide-by-duel."5/5(2). While, for the rest of the world, Tolstoy and Dostoevsky may vie for the position of Russia's greatest writer, among Russian speakers that honour belongs unquestionably to Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin, the prolific Romantic poet who, before his untimely death at the age of 37, almost single-handedly conjured into being one of the world's greatest literary traditions.

In this monograph, Druzhnikov explores the final seven years in the life of Russian poet Alexander Pushkin (). In examining the circumstances that eventually led to this cultural hero's untimely death, he constructs a new scholarly version of Pushkin as an artist profoundly at odds not only with his society, but also with himself.

Alexander Pushkin: Life and Literature. likes. Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin was a Russian author of the Romantic era. Arguably the greatest Russian poet and founder of modern Russian ers: Alexander Pushkin. Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin was a Russian poet, born on 6th of July, in Moscow.

He is known as one of the best Russian poets and a father of Russian literature in general. At his early age, he is left in the care of peasants Nikita Kozlov and Arina Yakovleva.

Alexander Pushkin was born in Moscow to a father who was a tenant of a ministerial steward and to a mother descended from the Abyssinian black who became the adopted godson and personal secretary. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Druzhnikov, I︠U︡riĭ, Life and death of Alexander Pushkin.

Collection of Pushkin's powerful stories, including the novella "The Captain's Daughter" A whole book could be, and likely has been, written on the fascinating story of how Pushkin's life cut short at 37 in an duel over the honor of his year-old wife, and yet he had an undeniable impact on Russian literature, including on the two Russian giants of Western lit, Dostoevsky and Tolstoy /5.

On Feb. 11,on the 10th anniversary of Pushkin's tragic death at the age of 38 following a duel, the abolitionist and poet John Greenleaf Whittier wrote an article about Gannibal's famous Author: Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Pushkin descendant puts Russian poet’s turbulent life on stage for first time This article is more than 2 years old Opera tells how radical killed in a duel with his wife’s suspected lover. Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin's preeminence as the father of Russian literature is undisputed.

Lyric poet, writer of ironic fairy tales, and the author of the verse novel Evgeny Onegin, he lived a life as dramatic as any story he by: 2. Alexander Pushkin fights a duel and is killed. Pushkin and his wife met George D’Anthès in D’Anthès was the adopted son of the Dutch ambassador, a handsome and dashing Frenchman who had joined the Tsar’s army to advance his career.

Pushkin's early death is still regarded as a catastrophe for Russian literature. Inthe town of Tsarskoe Selo was renamed Pushkin in his honour. In more recent years, his life has inspired the film Pushkin: The Last Duel. Life and career.

Pushkin by TJ Binyon pp, HarperCollins, £ Compared with Shakespeare's, the life of Alexander Pushkin () is abundantly documented, ruling out the crazier forms of speculation. This book began as a movie script when I was a film student in The wish to bring Pushkin’s story to light in a way that had not been told before was a project of love.

Being able to visit Pushkin’s home in Saint Petersburg, Russia brought me back to a time when Russia was rich with promise and possibilities. One of the chief names in literature during the Romantic era was Alexander Pushkin. He was an eminent Russian romantic poet and deemed the father of modern Russian literature.

He penned some of the momentous nineteenth century poetry, novels, prose and dramas. These works include The Captain’s Daughter, Ruslan and Ludmila and Eugene Onegin. Reviving Natalya Goncharova, Pushkin's Wife And Muse. Her husband, the great poet Alexander Pushkin, called her "my Madonna." is the author's 11th book on Pushkin's life, makes the point Author: Anna Nemtsova.

In later life Pushkin was to say that Isis dealings with the Court went back all the way to the days of Tsar Paul. P.V Annenkov, Alexander Pushkin was born in Moscow on 26th May (6th June New Style)and he was to) remain in Moscow throughout Isis :. Pushkin provoked D'Anthes to a duel on Januand the duel took place the next day.

Pushkin was wounded and died on January There was great popular mourning at his death. Achievements Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin is considered by many to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature.Comments about To by Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin Prabhata Kumar Sahoo (6/18/ AM) Translation by is to Francine P and rth for their efforts/5.The Poetry of Alexander Pushkin A BILINGUAL Book Russian/English.

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