[Ph-B]. 332 pp. Hardcover, bound in boards. Light shelf-wear. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Chernyshevskii's 1863 novel What is to be Done? has often been dismissed as sociopolitical propaganda. Dostoevsky reviled it, while Lenin called it an inspiration. In this re-examination, the author argues that the novel has been misread through a refusal to see the novel as a literary text.
Andrew M. Drozd reexamines the misunderstood Russian novel, insisting it was misread by both detractors (who dismissed it as propaganda) and admirers (who overlooked its satire and criticism of revolutionary politics).
Title: Chernyshevsky's What Is to Be Done: A ...
Publisher: Northwestern Univ Pr
Publication Date: 2001
Book Condition: Near Fine
Book Description Northwestern University Press, Evanston, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. First printing. First edition, 1998. Cloth hardcover, 190 pp., clean unmarked text, Fine copy, publisher's bar-code sticker on rear cover. Uncommon book. Bookseller Inventory # s0005378
Book Description Northwestern University Press, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0810117398