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    A Hero of Our Time (Oneworld Classics) (Paperback) By (author) Mikhail Lermontov, Translated by Martin Parker, Translated by Neil Cornwell

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    DescriptionOn his travels through the savage mountainous terrain of the Caucasus, the unnamed narrator of "A Hero of Our Time" chances upon the veteran soldier Maxim Maximych, who relates to him the dubious exploits of his former comrade Pechorin. Engaging in various acts of dueling, contraband, abduction and seduction, Pechorin, an archetypal Byronic anti-hero, combines cynicism and arrogance with melancholy and sensitivity.


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    Title
    A Hero of Our Time
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mikhail Lermontov, Translated by Martin Parker, Translated by Neil Cornwell
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 300
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 195 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 249 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781847491213
    ISBN 10: 1847491219
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC E4L: CLA
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Book Type: FI
    BIC subject category V2: FC
    LC classification: PS
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    BISAC V2.8: FIC004000
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    DC22: 891.733
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: H5
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 62
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: FIC002000, FIC027050, FIC019000
    Thema V1.0: FBC
    Publisher
    Oneworld Classics Ltd
    Imprint name
    Oneworld Classics Ltd
    Publication date
    01 January 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Richmond
    Author Information
    Mikhail Lermontov (1814-41) was a Russian writer and poet. A member of the Romantic movement, Lermontov's work was hugely influential on later Russian writers, and is still highly popular in his homeland today.
    Review quote
    "Galloping new translation." --"Independent"