The Master and Margarita

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Vintage Books, 1996 - 372 pagina's
Introduction by Simon Franklin; Translation by Michael Glenny

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Classic satire

Gebruikersrecensie  - leore - Overstock.com

In this satire of life in Stalinist Russia during the 1930s the Devil comes to Moscow. Laughoutloud absurdity mixes with serious themes in a hard to describe but wonderfully entertaining novel. I loved this book when I first read it 40 some years ago and on rereading it I love still! Volledige review lezen

Russian Novel for People Afraid of Russian Novels

Gebruikersrecensie  - Greg L50 - Borders

Alternately hilarious and poignant, this book wickedly satirizes life in the Soviet Union under Stalin. At the same time, it beautifully depicts the creative process in the form of a novel-within-the ... Volledige review lezen

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The Seventh Proof
33
The Incident at Griboyedov
45
v1 The Evil Apartment
62
Korovyovs Tricks
78
Ivan Is Split in Two
95
Nikanor Ivanovichs Dream
133
Margarita
185
Azazellos Cream
196
By Candlelight
212
Absolution and Eternal Refuge
321
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Over de auteur (1996)

Mikhail Bulgakov (1891-1940) was born and educated in Kiev where he graduated as a doctor in 1916. He rapidly abandoned medicine to write some of the greatest Russian literature of this century. He died impoverished and blind in 1940 shortly after completing his masterpiece, The Master and Margarita.

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