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A Wicked Irony

The Rhetoric of Lermontov"s a Hero of Our Time

by Andrew Barratt

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Published by Duckworth Publishing .
Written in English

  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Russian Novel And Short Story,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Russian,
  • General,
  • A hero of our time,
  • 1814-1841.,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Lermontov, Mikhail IUrevich,

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8982112M
    ISBN 101853990205
    ISBN 109781853990205

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