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The Riddle of the Riddle: A Study of the Folk Riddle's Figurative Nature

Savely Senderovich

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ISBN 10: 0710311788 / ISBN 13: 9780710311788
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Title: The Riddle of the Riddle: A Study of the ...

Publisher: Kegan Paul

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First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Savely Senderovich, born in 1935 in Odessa, USSR (modern-day Ukraine); studied Russian philology at Odessa University, German philosophy at Leningrad University; in 1974 emigrated to the USA; in 1977 earned a Ph.D. in Russian literature at New York University; since 1977 Professor of Russian Literature & Medieval Studies at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York; author of studies in German philosophy, Russian letters from the eleventh through the twentieth centuries (including books on Pushkin and Chekhov), Russian cultural history (including a book on St. Gorge in Russian culture and essays on the origin of Russian historiography), folklore, and literary theory. In recent years he has written over 30 papers on Vladimir Nabokov, both Russian and English, in collaboration with Yelena Shvarts.

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