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A history of Russian symbolism

by Avril Pyman

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia
    • Subjects:
    • Symbolism (Literary movement) -- Russia.,
    • Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Russian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Russia -- Intellectual life -- 1801-1917.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 432-446) and index.

      StatementAvril Pyman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPG3015.5.S9 P95 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 481 p. ;
      Number of Pages481
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1420325M
      ISBN 100521241987
      LC Control Number93030418

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Book description. This book is the first detailed history of the Russian Symbolist movement, from its initial hostile reception as a symptom of European decadence to its absorption into the mainstream of Russian literature, and eventual disintegration.

It focuses on the two generations of writers whose work served as the seedbed of Existentialism in thought and of Modernism in prose Cited by: This book is designed to serve as an introduction to Symbolism in Russia, as a movement, an artistic method, and a world view.

The primary emphasis is on the history of the movement itself. Attention is devoted to what the Symbolists wrote, said, and thought, and on how they interacted. This book is designed to serve as an introduction to Symbolism in Russia, as a movement, an artistic method, and a world view.

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The primary emphasis is on the history of the movement itself. Attention is devoted to what the Symbolists wrote, said, and thought, and on Author: Ronald E. Peterson. Summary: This book is the first detailed history of the Russian Symbolist movement, from its initial hostile reception as a symptom of European decadence to its absorption into the mainstream of Russian literature, and eventual disintegration.

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This book is the first detailed history of the Russian Symbolist movement, which served as the seedbed of Existentialism and Modernism in Russia. It reassesses the Symbolists' achievements in the light of modern research, focusing on their literary works. A History of Russian Symbolism. [Ronald E Peterson] -- The era of Russian Symbolism () has been called the Silver Age of Russian culture, and even the Second Golden Age.

Symbolist authors are among the greatest Russian authors of this century. This book is the first detailed history of the Russian Symbolist movement, from its initial hostile reception as a symptom of European decadence to its absorption into the mainstream of Russian literature, and eventual disintegration.

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