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Balzac and Dostoevsky.

by Leonid Petrovich Grossman

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Published by Ardis in [Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850 -- Influence.,
  • Russian fiction -- French influences.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementTranslated by Lena Karpov.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3328.Z6 G68 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98 p.
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5084185M
    ISBN 100882330381, 088233039X
    LC Control Number74155306

    Aug 06,  · Selling the Story (Hardcover) Transaction and Narrative Value in Balzac, Dostoevsky, and Zola. By Jonathan Paine. Harvard University Press, , pp. In these early 20th century literary essays, Stefan Zweig offers a Central European view of the writers he believed to be the “three greatest novelists” of the 19th century: Balzac, Dickens, and Dostoevsky. In Zweig’s view, Balzac set out to emulate his childhood hero charlesrosier.com: Stefan Zweig.

    The focus of this study in comparative criticism is a close analysis of Dostoevsky’s first literary publication - his translation of the first edition of Balzac’s Eugе́nie Grandet () and the stylistic choices that he made as a young writer while working on Balzac’s novel. Through the prism of close reading this dissertation analyzes Dostoevsky’s literary debut in the context Cited by: 1. Selling the Story: Transaction and Narrative Value in Balzac, Dostoevsky, and Zola [Jonathan Paine]. Every writer is a player in the marketplace for literature. Jonathan Paine locates the economics ingrained within the stories themselves, showing how.

    This event is free but registration is required. How does writing for money affect what is written? Join us for a talk by Jonathan Paine on the main themes of his book Selling the Story: Transaction and Narrative Value in Balzac, Dostoevsky, and Zola (Harvard University Press). Mar 03,  · Impressive sequels were fairly common when Dostoevsky got down to work in the mids. Balzac’s Eugénie Grandet, which Dostoevsky himself translated into Russian, comes at around number 30 in his “Comédie humaine”. Dostoevsky’s contemporary Leo Tolstoy, after scoring a hit with Childhood, proceeded to write Boyhood and Youth.


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Balzac and Dostoevsky Paperback – by Leonid Petrovich Grossman (Author)Cited by: 2. Apr 23,  · Zweig considers Balzac, Dickens, and Dostoevsky the supremely great novelists of the nineteenth century.

He draws between the writer of one outstanding novel, and what he terms a true novelist--an epic master, the creator of an almost unending series of pre-eminent romances/5(5).

Apr 23,  · "Balzac, Dickens, and Dostoevsky" is the first of a proposed three volume series which will prove to be a valued and important addition to academic library Literary Studies reference collections and supplemental reading lists."/5(5). Zweig considers Balzac, Dickens, and Dostoevsky the supremely great novelists of the nineteenth century.

He draws between the writer of one outstanding novel, and what he terms a true novelist-an epic master, the creator of an almost unending series of pre-eminent charlesrosier.com: $ He fascinatingly recasts what it means to read The Brothers Karamazov, and offers a genuinely new approach to Dostoevsky, Balzac, and Zola.”―Eric Naiman, University of California, Berkeley “Jonathan Paine provides a breath of fresh air Balzac and Dostoevsky.

book nineteenth-century fiction studies, especially for studies of Dostoevsky.”Author: Jonathan Paine. Apr 23,  · The only thing that's slightly puzzling about this book is that both Balzac and Dickens are given less than half the pages devoted to Dostoevsky, but Zweig published a posthumous "long biography" (his phrase) about Balzac/5(5).

Wonderfully written, deeply insightful, and very engaging--this books is three interrelated essays/studies of Balzac, Dickens and Dostoevsky. Zweig has a little light biography for each but mostly it is a portrait of their writing--Balzac as a chronicler of society, Dickens the family, and Dostoevsky something bigger and more mystical than either/5.

This is a book of short biographies, interspersed with analysis, of eight19th century realists: Honore de Balzac, Charles Dickens, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Benito Perez Galdos, Henry James, Marcel Proust, Stendhal, and Leo Tolstoy/5.

Sep 24,  · Balzac - where the hell do you begin. As for Balzac, I don't know. But as for Dostoevsky, check out this review of a new translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky in the New York Review of Books.

Anyway, I liked the book and the author, so I've decided to read more of The Human Comedy series. The problem is, I don't know. Honoré de Balzac (/ This was the first book Balzac released under his own name, and it gave him what one critic called "passage into the Promised Land". His labyrinthine city provided a literary model used later by English novelist Charles Dickens and Russian author Fyodor charlesrosier.com: Honoré Balzac, 20 MayTours, Indre-et.

Jan 01,  · Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress is a semi-autobiographical novel written by Dai Sijie, and published in in French and in English in The novel, written by Dai Sijie, is about two teenage boys during the Chinese Cultural Revolution, Luo, described as having "a genius for storytelling", and the unnamed narrator, "a fine musician"/5.

The Double (Russian: Двойник, Dvoynik) is a novella written by Fyodor charlesrosier.com was first published on January 30, in the Fatherland Notes.

It was subsequently revised and republished by Dostoevsky in Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The themes in the writings of Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky, which encompass novels, novellas, short stories, essays, epistolary novels, poetry, spy fiction and suspense, include suicide, poverty, human manipulation and charlesrosier.comous themes are found throughout his works, especially after his release from prison in Transaction and Narrative Value in Balzac, Dostoevsky, and Zola.

Jonathan Paine. Add to Cart Balzac’s The Splendors and Miseries of Courtesans becomes a secret diary of its author’s how the business of literature affects even literary devices such as genre, plot, and repetition.

Paine argues that no book can be properly understood. Honore De Balzac - drawing by Mary Evans "Balzac is great!" Fyodor Dostoevsky* in a letter to his brother Mikhail on 9 Aug. Best of Fyodor Dostoevsky Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Buffalo and Erie County Public Library Catalog. Enter your search terms in the box above, then click "Find" to begin your search. Born in Moscow inDostoevsky was introduced to literature at an early age through fairy tales and legends, and through books by Russian and foreign authors.

His mother died in when he was 15, and around the same time, he left school to enter the Nikolayev Military Engineering Institute. Through the literature of Hoffmann, Balzac, Eugène Sue and Goethe, Dostoevsky created his own belief system, similar to Russian sectarianism and the Old Belief.

After his arrest, aborted execution and subsequent imprisonment, he focused intensely on the figure of Christ and on the New Testament, the only book allowed in charlesrosier.com: Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky, 11 November. In his Three Masters essay, Stefan Zweig offers a Central European view of the writers he believed to be the "three greatest novelists" of the 19th century: Balzac, Dickens, and Dostoevsky.

Here is a compilation of their most famous novels.Combining close readings of works by Balzac and Dostoevsky with detailed analyses of the nineteenth-century publishing contexts in which prose fiction first became a product, Paine will discuss how the business of literature affects literary devices such as genre, plot, and repetition.Buy Balzac, Dickens, Dostoevsky: Master Builders of the Spirit 1 by Stefan Zweig (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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