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Author Fanger, Donald.

Title Dostoevsky and romantic realism: a study of Dostoevsky in relation to Balzac, Dickens, and Gogol.

Publication Info. Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1965.


Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department  891.73 D    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  898 RD724YF    Check Shelf
Description x, 307 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Harvard studies in comparative literature ; 27
Harvard studies in comparative literature ; 27.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [271]-277.
Contents 1. The romantic realists: Realism, pure and romantic -- Balzac: the heightening of substance -- Dickens: realism, subjunctive and indicative -- Gogol: the apotheosis of the grotesque -- 2. The inheritor: Dostoevsky: The most fantastic city: approaches to a myth -- Evolution of the myth: from Poor folk to Notes from underground -- Apogee: Crime and punishment -- Poetics of the city.
Subject Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 -- Knowledge -- Literature.
Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852 -- Influence.
Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850 -- Influence.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Influence.
Russian fiction -- European influences.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Realism in literature.
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