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First love, and other stories / Ivan Turgenev ; translated by Isaiah Berlin and Leonard Schapiro ; introduced by V.S. Pritcett.

By: Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883.
Contributor(s): Berlin, Isaiah, 1909-1997 | Schapiro, Leonard, 1908-1983.
Series: Everyman's library: Publisher: London : Distributed by Random House, 1994Description: xxxvii, 253 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781857151916 (hbk).Uniform titles: Short stories. Selections. English Subject(s): Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883 -- Translations into English | Russian fiction. -- Translations into English. -- 19th centuryDDC classification: 891.73 Summary: "This volume contains two of the world's great love stories - FIRST LOVE, and SPRING TORRENTS, which show Turgenev at his very best. Simple, direct and tender, they record the pains and glories of youthful infatuation in a style which evokes exactly and in detail what it is like to be young and in love. In addition, there is a third, much shorter story, A FIRE AT SEA, translated by Isaiah Berlin, and an introduction to the whole volume by V. S. Pritchett." - Copac
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Includes bibliographical references (p. xxvii).

"This volume contains two of the world's great love stories - FIRST LOVE, and SPRING TORRENTS, which show Turgenev at his very best. Simple, direct and tender, they record the pains and glories of youthful infatuation in a style which evokes exactly and in detail what it is like to be young and in love. In addition, there is a third, much shorter story, A FIRE AT SEA, translated by Isaiah Berlin, and an introduction to the whole volume by V. S. Pritchett." - Copac

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