By David M. Bethea

This serious biography of Vladislav Khodasevich (1886-1939), David M. Bethea introduces to the Western reader the lifestyles and paintings of a literary determine defined by means of Vladimir Nabokov because the maximum Russian poet of the 20 th century.

Originally released in 1983.

The Princeton Legacy Library makes use of the newest print-on-demand know-how to back make on hand formerly out-of-print books from the celebrated backlist of Princeton collage Press. those paperback variants guard the unique texts of those very important books whereas proposing them in sturdy paperback variations. The target of the Princeton Legacy Library is to enormously raise entry to the wealthy scholarly historical past present in the millions of books released via Princeton collage Press in view that its founding in 1905.

Show description

Read Online or Download Khodasevich: His Life And Art (Princeton Legacy Library) PDF

Best Regional Cultural books

William Faulkner: Toward Yoknapatawpha And Beyond

During this significant other quantity to William Faulkner: The Yoknapatawpha state, Cleanth Brooks takes an in-depth examine Faulkner's early poetry and prose in addition to his 5 non-Yoknapatawpha novels -- infantrymen Pay, Mosquitoes, Pylon, The Wild hands, and A myth. Brooks additionally deals proper rationalization of a few of his previous interpretations of Faulkner which have been challenged -- so much significantly relating to Faulkner which have been challenged -- so much impressive on the subject of Absalom, Absalom!

Willa Cather in Context: Progress, Race, Empire

Drawing on a number of fabric from records within the united states and from numerous fundamental historic resources, this research areas Cather's significant fiction in its cultural context. Reynolds explores 'progressivism', 'primitivism' and 'Americanization' in such novels as My Antonia and O Pioneers! Willa Cather in Context develops interdisciplinary readings of this significant Nebraskan novelist, putting her as a author actively engaged with a few of the key debates of early twentieth-century the United States, from immigration to evolutionary concept.

New Essays on 'The Portrait of a Lady' (The American Novel)

The Portrait of a woman is arguably Henry James' so much attractive and obtainable novel. The advent to this quantity of especially written essays situates the radical in its cultural and old context and discusses the real revisions that James later made to the textual content. The essays that keep on with tackle the novel's position within the culture of recent narrative, its relation to renowned women's fiction at the query of marriage, the impression of Henry James' brother William, and the nature of the heroine obvious from a psychoanalytic standpoint.

Extra info for Khodasevich: His Life And Art (Princeton Legacy Library)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.51 of 5 – based on 4 votes