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  • Diary Of A Madman

    Diary of a Madman is a narrative in the form of diary entries by the Russian poet Nikolai Wassiljewitsch Gogol from 1835. Its considered to be one of Gogol's greatest short stories. Suppressed, tormented at work and hopelessly in love, Titularrat Poprischtschin takes refuge in his own world. During initial fantasies like two talking dogs his delusion increases more and more up to that he is the heir to the throne of Spain....

    • ASIN: 1981095845

  • The Diary of a Madman, the Government Inspector, and Selected Stories (Penguin Classics)

    Author, dramatist and satirist, Nikolai Gogol deeply influenced later Russian literature with his powerful depictions of a society dominated by petty bureaucracy and base corruption. This volume includes both his most admired short fiction and his most famous drama. A biting and frequently hilarious political satire, "The Government Inspector" has been popular since its first performance and was regarded by Nabokov as the greatest Russian play every written. The stories gathered here, meanwhile, range from comic to tragic and describe the isola...

    • ASIN: 0140449078
    • Brand: imusti

  • The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol

    When Pushkin first read some of the stories in this collection, he declared himself "amazed."  "Here is real gaiety," he wrote, "honest, unconstrained, without mincing, without primness. And in places what poetry! . . . I still haven't recovered."More than a century and a half later, Nikolai Gogol's stories continue to delight readers the world over. Now a stunning new translation--from an award-winning team of translators--presents these stories in all their inventive, exuberant glory to English-speaking readers. For the first time, the best...

    • ASIN: 0375706151
    • Brand: Vintage Books

  • Diary of a Madman and Other Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)

    Hailed by Nabokov as "the greatest artist that Russia has yet produced," Nikolai Gogol (1809-1852) left his mark as a playwright, novelist, and writer of short stories. Gogol's works remain popular with both writers and readers, who prize his originality, imaginative gifts, and sheer exuberance.This collection offers an excellent introduction to the author's works. Opening a door to his bizarre world of broad comedy, fantasy, and social commentary, the title story portrays a petty official's mental disintegration as he struggles for the attenti...

    • ASIN: 0486452352
    • Brand: Gogol, Nikolai Vasilevich

  • The Diary of a Madman and Other Stories (Signet Classics)

    Some call him a Russian Mark Twain. And with his special blend of comedy, social commentary, and fantasy, Nikolai Gogol paved the way for his countrymen Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky. This sampling of Gogol’s works includes the increasingly fantastic entries of “The Diary of a Madman,” followed by the wonderfully surrealistic “The Nose,” in which the title character embarks on some unlikely activities when separated from its owner’s face. In “The Carriage,” a pompous landowner gets his comeuppance when he attempts to impress a general...

    • ASIN: 0451418565

  • Diary of a Madman and The Portrait [Russian Edition]

    This collection of two classics by the great Russian writer Nikolay Gogol (1809-1852) includes two listener favorites. The first is his farcical story "Diary of a Madman", one of the master's most anthologized works. The second is his "The Portrait" which whimsically interweaves fiction with reality. Please note: This audiobook is in Russian....

    • ASIN: B007RZNJ3G

  • The Diary of a Madman, and Other Russian Sketches

    Centering on the picaresque realism of Nikolai Gogol's (1809-1852) mid-19th-century visions of the extraordinary in everyday life, this collection mines the ambiance and mind of pre-Revolutionary Russia. These seven stories take us from the Miracle Mile of St. Petersburg's Nevsky Prospekt, and a summer night in a Ukrainian village, to the fantastical psychological geographies of fathers, sons, and madmen. Augmenting Gogol's visions are two disturbing tales by the foremost storyteller of Russia's "Silver Age" Leonid Andreyev (1871-1919), and a c...

    • ASIN: B07V49TKGH

  • Nikolai Gogol: The Best Works

    This ebook compiles Nikolai Gogol's greatest writings, including novels, novellas, short stories and plays such as "Taras Bulba", "Dead Souls", "The Nose", "The Viy", "The Government Inspector" and "The Overcoat".This edition has been professionally formatted and contains several tables of contents. The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) lists the titles of all novels included in this volume. By clicking on one of those titles you will be redirected to the beginning of that work, where you'll find a new TOC that lists ...

    • ASIN: B0792JRCD3

  • Gogol: Diary of a Madman (Russian Texts) by Gogol, Nikolai Vasilievich (1997) Paperback

    Excellent Book

    • ASIN: B00YZMQPDA

  • The Diary of a Madman and Other Stories: Signet Classics

    Some call him a Russian Mark Twain. And with his special blend of comedy, social commentary, and fantasy, Nikolai Gogol paved the way for his countrymen Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky. This sampling of Gogol's works includes the increasingly fantastic entries of The Diary of a Madman followed by the wonderfully surrealistic The Nose in which the title character embarks on some unlikely activities when separated from its owner's face. Rounding out the collection are the woefully comic tale of a clerk's acquisition of The Overcoat and Ivan Fyodorovich a...

    • ASIN: B00K34NPJ6

  • Nikolai Gogol: Diary of a Madman


    • ASIN: B005NQBEF6

  • Diary Of A Madman: Large Print

    Diary of a Madman (1835; Russian: Записки сумасшедшего, Zapiski sumasshedshevo) is a farcical short story by Nikolai Gogol. Along with The Overcoat and The Nose, Diary of a Madman is considered to be one of Gogol's greatest short stories. The tale centers on the life of a minor civil servant during the repressive era of Nicholas I. Following the format of a diary, the story shows the descent of the protagonist, Poprishchin, into insanity. Diary of a Madman, the only one of Gogol's works written in first person, follows diary-...

    • ASIN: 1073351572

  • MEMOIRS OF A MADMAN AND OTHER STORIES (Annotated)

    MEMOIRS OF A MADMAN AND OTHER STORIESMemoirs of a Madman (1835) is a farcical short story by Nikolai Gogol. Along with The Overcoat and The Nose, Diary of a Madman is considered to be one of Gogol's greatest short stories. The tale centers on the life of a minor civil servant during the repressive era of Nicholas I. Following the format of a diary, the story shows the descent of the protagonist, Poprishchin, into insanity. Diary of a Madman, the only one of Gogol's works written in first person, follows diary-entry format....

    • ASIN: B00K3584XC

  • Diary Of A Madman (Annotated)

    Diary of a Madman is a farcical short story Nikolai Gogol. Along with The Overcoat and The Nose, Diary of a Madman is considered...

    • ASIN: 107753972X

  • Diary Of A Madman

    Diary of a Madman is a farcical short story by Nikolai Gogol. Along with The Overcoat and The Nose, Diary of a Madman is considered to be one of Gogol's greatest short stories. The tale centers on the life of a minor civil servant during the repressive era of Nicholas I. Following the format of a diary, the story shows the descent of the protagonist, Poprishchin, into insanity. Diary of a Madman, the only one of Gogol's works written in first person, follows diary-entry format....

    • ASIN: 1500818569

  • The Diary of a Madman, the Government Inspector, and Selected Stories by Nikolai Gogol l Summary & Study Guide - eBook

    This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for

    • UPC: 606057386

  • Diary of a Madman and Other Stories

    A bizarre mix of broad comedy, fantasy, and social commentary, the title story offers an unforgettable depiction of a lunatic civil servant. Includes "Nevski Prospect" and "The

    • UPC: 4992799
    • Rating: 3.667

  • Diary of a Madman and Other Tales - eBook

    Diary of a Madman is one of Gogol's greatest stories. The tale follows the life of a minor civil servant during the repressive era of Nicholas I. Following the format of a diary, the story

    • UPC: 700258102
    • Rating: 5.0

  • The Diary of a Madman and Other Stories

    Called a Russian Mark Twain, Gogol paved the way for his countrymen Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky. This sampling of Gogol's works includes the stories OThe Nose, O OThe Carriage, O OThe Overboat, O and OTaras Bulba.O

    • UPC: 21279072
    • Rating: 3.667

  • The Diary of a Madman and Other Stories - eBook

    Nikolai Gogol, an early 19th century Ukrainian-born Russian novelist, humorist, and dramatist, created some of the most important works of world literature and is considered the father of modern Russian realism. Gogol satirized the corrupt

    • UPC: 460550072
    • Rating: 3.667

  • The Diary of a Madman, the Government Inspector, and Selected Stories

    Author, dramatist and satirist, Nikolai Gogol deeply influenced later Russian literature with his powerful depictions of a society dominated by petty bureaucracy and base corruption. This volume includes both his most admired short fiction and

    • UPC: 4567585
    • Rating: 4.333

  • Diary of a Madman, The Government Inspector, & Selected Stories - eBook

    Author, dramatist and satirist, Nikolay Gogol (1809-1852) deeply influenced later Russian literature with his powerful depictions of a society dominated by petty beaurocracy and base corruption. This volume includes both his most admired short fiction

    • UPC: 633660618
    • Rating: 4.333

  • Diary of a madman - eBook

    The story centers on Arksenty Ivanovich Poprishchin, a low-ranking civil servant (titular counsellor), constantly belittled and criticized for underachieving. He yearns to be noticed by a beautiful woman, Sophie, the daughter of his boss, with

    • UPC: 974878977

  • The Diary of a Madman and Other Stories - eBook

    In Nikolai Gogol’s short story Diary of a Madman, Poprishchin is a lowly Russian civil servant driven mad by his lack of status and his bewilderment with a changing world.Opening a door to his bizarre

    • UPC: 407169895

  • Memoirs; or, Diary of a Madman - eBook

    This early work by Nikolai Gogol was originally published in 1835 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'Memoirs; or, Diary of a Madman' is a short story about the

    • UPC: 442648426

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