Leonid A ndreyev, who was born in Oryol, in 1871, is the most popular, and next toT olstoy, the most gifted writer in Russia to-day. Andreyev has written many important stories and dramas, the best known among which are Red Laughter, Life of Man, To theS tars, The Life of Vasily Fiveisky, Eliazar, Black Masks, and The Story of theS even Who Were Hanged. In Red Laughter he depicted the horrors of war as few men had ever before done it. He dipped his pen into the blood of Russia and wrote the tragedy of theM anchurian war. In his Life of Man Andreyev produced a great, imaginative morality play which has been ranked byE uropean critics with some of the greatest dramatic masterpieces.
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Leonid Nikolaievich Andreyev (1871 - 1919) was a Russian playwright, novelist and short-story writer, who is considered to be a father of Expressionism in Russian literature. He is one of the most talented and prolific representatives of the Silver Age period. Andreyev's style combines elements of realist, naturalist and symbolist schools in literature. --Wikipedia
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Book Description Hard Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1406933732
Book Description Hard Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 80 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.19 inches. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # zk1406933732
Book Description Hard Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111406933732