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Platonov

Антон Павлович Чехов

Platonov

a play in four acts and five scenes

by Антон Павлович Чехов

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of (transliterated): Pʹesa bez nazvanʹi͡a︡, also published in English under titles: That worthless fellow Platonov; Don Juan (in the Russian manner) and A country scandal.

Statement[by] Anton Chekhov. Translated in full by David Magarshack.
ContributionsMagarshack, David, tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG3456.P43 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p.
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5920729M
LC Control Number64024826
OCLC/WorldCa3106114

O.A. Platonov Truth about Grigori Rasputin Saint Petersburg, This book is based on documents and materials from the State Archives of the Russian Federation, the Tyumen and Tobolsk Archives as well as the Tobolsk, Tyumen and Verkhoturye Local History Museums to whose staff the author expresses his deep gratitude. SOUL and Other Stories ANDREY PLATONOV Afterword by JOHN BERGER Translated by ROBERT and ELIZABETH CHANDLER with KATIA GRIGORUK, ANGELA LIVINGSTONE, OLGA MEERSON, and ERIC NAIMAN. THIS IS A NEW YORK REVIEW BOOK PUBLISHED BY THE NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS Hudson Street, New York, NY

Andrey Platonov's style is that of myth and fable. Chagataev is an epic hero, a twentieth-century Moses leading his people to freedom and battling against the powers of darkness. At the same time, he is himself lost, vulnerable and ill at ease with the burden of responsibility which he tries to shoulder.4/5(1). The Foundation Pit is Platonov’s most overtly political book, written in direct response to the staggering brutalities of Stalin’s collectivization of Russian agriculture. It is also a literary masterpiece. Seeking to evoke unspeakable realities, Platonov deforms and transforms language in pages that Seller Rating: % positive.

  Robert Chandler writes in a note on the text and translation that Kees Verheul, the Dutch translator of Platonov’s best-known novel, “The Foundation Pit,” had, like Chandler, issued a fresh Author: Liesl Schillinger.   The Foundation Pit is a gloomy symbolic and semi-satirical novel by Andrei Platonov. The plot of the novel concerns a group of workers living in the early Soviet Union.


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The Foundation Pit is Platonov’s most overtly political book, written in direct response to the staggering brutalities of Stalin’s collectivization of Russian agriculture.

It is also a literary masterpiece. Seeking to evoke unspeakable realities, Platonov deforms and transforms language in pages that Cited by: 6. ANDREY PLATONOV (—), the son of a metalworker and the eldest of ten children, was born in a village near the Russian town of Voronezh. He began to publish poems and Platonov book in the s and worked as a land reclamation expert in central Russia, where he was a witness to the ravages of the Great by: 2.

S talin called him scum. Sholokhov, Gorky, Pasternak, and Bulgakov all thought he was the bee's knees. But when Andrei Platonov died in poverty, Author: Daniel Kalder. Chevengur is a massive series of satirical scenes from Soviet life during the New Economic Policy instituted by Lenin in the s, the story of Platonov book efforts of provincial builders of Communism, but in their grotesque Utopia, Cheka murders are the only thing efficiently organized/5.

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It is also a literary masterpiece.4/4(1). Platonov book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. InDavid Hare adapted the little-known play, Ivanov, and revealed th /5.

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Chekhov: The Early Plays (Platonov / Ivanov / The Wood Demon) by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The foundation pit User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Written from tothis is Platonov's satirical portrait of the harshness of Soviet life and.

The Foundation Pit is Platonov’s most overtly political book, written in direct response to the staggering brutalities of Stalin’s collectivization of Russian agriculture.

It is also a literary masterpiece. Andrey Platonov's bleak vision of the central Asian desert, Soul, has been brought back to life by Robert Chandler's team of translators David Isaacson Sat 31. This collection of Platonov’s short fiction brings together seven works drawn from the whole of his career.

It includes the harrowing novella Dzahn (“Soul”), in which a young man returns to his Asian birthplace to find his people deprived not only of food and dwelling, but of memory and speech, and “The Potudan River,” Platonov’s most celebrated story.

“Andrey Platonov is the most exciting Russian writer to be rediscovered since the end of the Soviet Union. Happy Moscow shows Platonov as a master of language, weaving out of official names, political speeches, ideological exhortations and popular philosophical hopes a reality equal to the gut feel of Soviet life in the s.

Soul is closely related thematically to Platonov’s once-notorious anti-Stalinist satires Chevengur and The Foundation Pit, and its brooding, often poetically nuanced solidarity with humble characters’ lives links it with the highly praised short stories available in the English-language collection The Fierce and Beautiful World.

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Pieces from Tchaikovsky's "Children's Album" ("Mama", "The Sick Doll", "The. SOUL BY ANDREY PLATONOV. The middle section of the book is, therefore, given over to his attempts to feed the tribe, resulting in one of the most extraordinary passages in literature, where he lays on the ground, encouraging vicious birds to peck at and try and kill him, so that he can shoot them for food.

Andrey Platonov brings out grand claims in others. Most excellent writers do this, but Platonov perhaps belongs in a special league. His chief translator Robert Chandler, in the introduction to the new Platonov collection Soul announces: "All Russians consider Pushkin their greatest poet; in time, I believe, it will become equally clear that Platonov is their greatest prose writer.".

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Oleg Platonov Oleg Anatolyevich Platonov (Russian: Оле́г Анато́льевич Плато́нов ; born 11 January ) is a contemporary Russian writer, historian, and economist. He is the Director General of the Institute for the History of Russian Civilization, a Moscow-based think tank.Get this from a library!

Platonov. [Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; David Hare] -- "InDavid Hare adapted the little-known play, Ivanov, and revealed the young Anton Chekhov as a markedly different writer from the one English-speaking audiences recognize from the more.Platonov plt to be published; he rewards being read. The tragic reality is so inherently and unself-consciously absurd that conscious absurdism is the anrey way to deal with it, but even then it can not be overcome directly and so must be confronted with a variety of tones and tactics bolstered by .