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Product Description: This book (comprising four lectures presented at Trinity College, Cambridge in 1985) is concerned with the function and status of poetry in the twentieth century, and is particularly concerned to contrast attitudes in Britain and America with those in the USSR and Eastern Europe...read more

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9780521069342 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 31, 2008), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This book (comprising four lectures presented at Trinity College, Cambridge in 1985) is concerned with the function and status of poetry in the twentieth century, and is particularly concerned to contrast attitudes in Britain and America with those in the USSR and Eastern Europe.

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Product Description: In Russia's struggle with Napoleon, Tolstoy saw a tragedy that involved all mankind. Greater than a historical chronicle, War and Peace is an affirmation of life itself, `a complete picture', as a contemporary reviewer put it, `of everything in which people find their happiness and greatness, their grief and humiliation'...read more
By Henry Gifford (editor)

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9780199536054 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2008, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In Russia's struggle with Napoleon, Tolstoy saw a tragedy that involved all mankind.

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Product Description: All the poetry quoted in Russian has a plain prose translation, so that the book can be enjoyed by the general reader as well as the specialist student of Russian language and literature.

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9780521212885 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1977, cover price $45.00 | also contains African Americans in the West | About this edition: An attempt to interpret and appraise the work of Boris Pasternak as lyrical and narrative poet, writer of prose fiction, and verse translator (notably from Shakespeare).

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9781853991745 | Bristol Classical Pr, December 1, 1990, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: All the poetry quoted in Russian has a plain prose translation, so that the book can be enjoyed by the general reader as well as the specialist student of Russian language and literature.
9780521286770 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1982, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: An attempt to interpret and appraise the work of Boris Pasternak as lyrical and narrative poet, writer of prose fiction, and verse translator (notably from Shakespeare).

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Briefly describes the life of the Russian novelist, discusses his views on education, religion, and ethics, and assesses his influence on modern literature

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9780192875457 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Briefly describes the life of the Russian novelist, discusses his views on education, religion, and ethics, and assesses his influence on modern literature

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9780192875440 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1984), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Briefly describes the life of the Russian novelist, discusses his views on education, religion, and ethics, and assesses his influence on modern literature

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