Ideals and realities in Russian literature

by Peter Kropotkin

Publisher: Knopf in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 341 Downloads: 353
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  • Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

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Other titlesRussian literature
StatementP. Kropotkin
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Paginationvii, 341 p. :
Number of Pages341
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Open LibraryOL14684611M

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Ideals and Realities’ is a book intended to provide only a broad, general idea of the subject. Literary criticism has always been well represented in Russia, and the views taken in this book must needs bear traces of the work of the country’s great critics: Byelínskiy, Tchernyshévskiy, Dobrolúboff, and Písareff, and their modern Cited by: 4.

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The Church, in its effort to constitute a Christian nationality, free from all intellectual and moral contact with the abhorred pagan Mongols, became a stern centralised. "This book originated in a series of eight lectures on Russian literature during the nineteenth-century which I delivered in March,at the Lowell institute, in Boston."--Preface.

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Ideas and Realities in Russian Literature. By Peter Kropotkin. New York: Alfred A Knopf, Ideals and Realities of Russian Literature. and in this branch I shall have to omit both the South-Russian or Ukraïnian literature and the White or West-Russian folk-lore and songs. I shall treat only of the literature of the Great-Russians.

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1 By Leo Wiener G.P. Putnam's Sons, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.Pyotr Alexeyevich Kropotkin was a Russian activist, scientist, and philosopher, who advocated anarchism.

He wrote many books, pamphlets and articles, the most prominent being The Conquest of Bread and Fields, Factories and Workshops, and his principal scientific offering, Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution.