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Author Wheeler, Sara, author.

Title Mud and stars : travels in Russia with Pushkin, Tolstoy, and other geniuses of the Golden Age / Sara Wheeler.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    891.709 WHE    Available
Edition First American edition.
Description xv, 287 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-278) and index.
Contents The people stay silent -- A heart's journey -- The heart within the tomb -- I am yours in heart -- We all come out from under Gogol's overcoat -- We shall rest -- The lady Macbeth of Mtsensk -- The poetry of procrastination -- Deep-sea fish -- Envoi.
Subject Literary landmarks -- Russia (Federation).
Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich, 1799-1837 -- Homes and haunts.
Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852 -- Homes and haunts.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 -- Homes and haunts.
Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883 -- Homes and haunts.
Authors, Russian -- 19th century -- Biography.
Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Russia (Federation) -- Description and travel.
ISBN 9781524748012 (hard cover : alk. paper)
1524748013 (hard cover : alk. paper)

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