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The Poetics of Early Russian Literature

The Poetics of Early Russian Literature (Hardback)

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This translation of Likhachev's Poetika Drevnerusskoy Literatury (The Poetics of Early Russian Literature), is a study of medieval Russian literature, as contrasted with modern literature in its narrative methods, use of symbols, and depictions of time, space and situation. The gradual emergence of realism and the principle of a single author is outlined with examples from medieval and modern literature.

Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalHistory & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsRevolutions, uprisings, rebellionsRussian RevolutionHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean history Publisher: Lexington Books Publication Date: 13/03/2014 ISBN-13: 9780739186428  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Dmitry Sergeevich Likhachev was professor at Leningrad State University. Christopher Arden-Close received his doctoral degree in applied linguistics from Southampton University. He taught English language and literature for many years in Asian universities and has published articles on the teaching of English and Science in international journals. Milena Rozhdestvenskaya is professor in the Department of Philology at St. Petersburg State University.

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