Jaan Kross and Russian Culture (ACTA Slavica Estonica) by Lea Pild
English | Dec. 31, 2012 | ISBN: 9949322014 | 257 Pages | PDF | 6 MB
This volume is devoted to the interrelations of the prominent Estonian writer Jaan Kross (1920-2007) with Russian literature and culture. It includes contributions on the poetics of some of Kross' works (The Czar's Madman, Professor Martens' Departure, Michelson's Matriculation, The Third Range of Hills, A Hard Night for Dr. Karell) and his translations from Russian (e.g. D. Samoilov's poetry and A. Griboedov's The Misfortune of Being Clever).