The Queen of Spades and Other Stories

The Queen of Spades and Other Stories

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Alexander Pushkin (1799-1837), Russia's greatest poet and a versatile writer whose great gifts and profoundly Russian sensibility influenced all of modern Russian literature, produced short stories that are masterpieces of the craft.
Besides the brilliant title story, a cunningly wrought narrative of romance and murder in the haute bourgeoisie of St. Petersburg, this volume includes all five stories originally collected as The Tales of the Late P. Belkin. These include "An Amateur Peasant Girl," "The Shot," "The Snowstorm," "The Postmaster," and "The Coffin-Maker."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 129.54 x 203.2 x 10.16mm | 90.72g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0486280543
  • 9780486280547
  • 202,570

Table of contents

The Queen of SpadesThe Tales of the Late P. BelkinAn Amateur Peasant GirlThe ShotThe SnowstormThe PostmasterThe Coffin-Maker
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