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The Captain"s Daughter & Other Stories

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin

The Captain"s Daughter & Other Stories

by Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin

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Published by Dent Dutton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Everyman"s Library

    ContributionsNatalie Duddington (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9523714M
    ISBN 100460018981
    ISBN 109780460018982

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The translation of "The Captain's Daughter" (a novella, pp) was excellent. Were this collection rated on the novella alone, it would easily get five stars. However, the rest of the stories in the collection (about another pp) suffered, unfortunately, from stilted and occasionally confused by: 1.

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The remaining stories are still good but I suspect have been hindered by the translation (the translator for the "other stories" in this collection is not the same as with the captains daughter). The clarity and subtle emotional gravity that I've come to associate with Pushkin seems suddenly absent/5.

An excellent book, set around the myth that Captain Smith rescued a baby or a young child from the water after the Titanic sank.

The book starts off with the Titanic and finishes inand although there are a couple of slow moments, it flies through the decades and with very short chapters, it's a fast read, even at nearly pages long/5. Pushkin is the Godfather of Russian literature.

_The Captain's Daughter and other Other Stories_ is a decent representation of his writing style, but I found the stories much less interesting than his poetry.

With that said, the title piece is by far the strongest of the collection/5(5). Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t12p0pc94 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet.

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Due to COVID, orders may be : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Genre/Form: Historical fiction Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich, Captain's daughter and other stories. "The Captain's Daughter" was translated by Natalie Duggington.

The other stories in this volume were translated by T. Kane. Description: pages ; 21 cm. Contents: The Captain's daughter. Jennifer Delamere's debut Victorian romance, An Heiress at Heart, was a RITA Award finalist in the inspirational follow-up novel, A Lady Most Lovely, received a starred review from Publishers Weekly and the Maggie Award for Excellence from Georgia Romance Writers.

Jennifer earned a BA in English from McGill University in Montreal, where she became fluent in Brand: Baker Publishing Group. THE CAPTAIN'S DAUGHTER & OTHER STORIES. With an Introduction by Kathryn Feuer and Illustrations by Charles Mozley. [Translated by Ivy and Tatiana Litvinov.] by Pushkin, Alexander Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of Seller Rating: % positive.

Up to 90% off Textbooks at Amazon Canada. Plus, free two-day shipping for six months when you sign up for Amazon Prime for Students/5(4). The captain's daughter and other stories (The greatest masterpieces of Russian literature) by Pushkin, Alexander; Duddington, Natalie A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains Rating: % positive. The Captain’s Daughter is presented as a memoir, written by the nobleman Pyotr Grinyov towards the end of his life. The story turns on a number of gifts and their unexpected consequences.

On his way to serve as an officer in the province of Orenburg, the sixteen-year-old Pyotr gets lost in a blizzard and is guided to safety by a mysterious 4/5(32).

“The Captain’s Daughter” by Leah Fleming, a British author, is an excellent novel. Although the subject was about the Titanic disaster inthe author did not dwell on the disaster itself, but on the aftermath which impacted so many individuals, families, and their futures/5(). The sparkling humor of the five "Tales of Belkin" contrasts with a dark fable of gambling and obsessive greed in "The Queen of Spades" and the masterful historical novella, "The Captain's Daughter," a story of love and betrayal set during a rebellion in the time of Catherine the Great.

Complete summary of Alexander Pushkin's The Captain's Daughter. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Captain's Daughter.

Maria Ivanovna (MAH-ryuh ih-VAH-nov-nuh), the Captain’s daughter, a lovely girl very much in love with Piotr. When he sends her to his parents for her protection, she so impresses them that they. The Captain’s Daughter by Alexander Pushkin: A masterclass in storytelling. A founding text of the 19th century Russian novel, this is high art at its most effortlessAuthor: Eileen Battersby.

The Captain's Daughter (Russian: «Капитанская дочка», romanized: Kapitanskaya dochka) is a historical novel by the Russian writer Alexander was first published in in the fourth issue of the literary journal novel is a romanticized account of Author: Aleksandr Pushkin.

About The Captain’s Daughter. Famous for his enormously influential poetry and plays, Alexander Pushkin is also beloved for his short stories. This collection showcases his tremendous range, which enabled him to portray the Russian people through romance, drama, and satire.The last story in this book, the unfinished "The Negro of Peter the Great" was the most interesting, with the titular The Captain's Daughter coming in second.

The stories in between were mostly just readable but strange, plot-twisty one-offs/5(1).Title: The Captain's Daughter: And Other Stories Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: August 7, Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group Language: English.