Pushkin: A Comparative Commentary by John BayleyPushkin: A Comparative Commentary by John Bayley

Pushkin: A Comparative Commentary

byJohn Bayley

Paperback | November 6, 1975

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This digitally reprinted edition of Pushkin: A Comparative Commentary has the same content as the original 1971 edition. Professor Bayley, in this first critical assessment in English of the whole range of Pushkin's writing, examines his achievement in relation to Russian literature and the European tradition, analysing Pushkin's language in detail to illustrate how he obtains his literary effects.
John Bayley is an eminent literary critic & a retired professor from Oxford University. He remarried in 2000 & still lives in Oxford, England.
Title:Pushkin: A Comparative CommentaryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:378 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.83 inPublished:November 6, 1975Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521290333

ISBN - 13:9780521290333


Table of Contents

Foreword; 1. Introductory and biographical; 2. Early poems; 3. Poems of the south; 4. History and the heroic poem; 5. The drama; 6. Evgeny Onegin; 7. Prose; Bibliography; Index.