Леонид Иванович Добычин - одна из самых трагических фигур русской литературы. Мелкий служащий, проживший почти всю жизнь в провинции, оторванный от большой культуры, он тем не менее проявил такую глубину понимания истории, природы советского строя, человека, на какую были способны немногие его современники. Необычен и его творческий метод. Затравленный...
A lifetime of letters, collected for the first time, from the legendary musician and songwriter. John Lennon was one of the greatest songwriters the world has ever known, creator of "Help!", "Come Together", "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds", "Strawberry Fi
Full title: 'Boris Rabbot: An Unheeded Voice of the 1960s'. The volume includes most significant works written between 1960 and 2011 by a Russian emigre political scientist, sociologist, journalist and writer who was part of the liberal movement reform th
For the first time Dovlatov's unpublished letters from 1962 to 1990 are collected under one cover! As Dovlatov stated himself, he enjoyed writing letters even more than writing short stories. His letters constitute a big part of his literary heritage - wi
A collection of interviews with Vasily Aksenov from 1992 to 2007, the period when he returned to Russia and published few new novels. In those interviews Aksenov talks about literature, writing, and his life in America and in Russia.
Gandhi's nonviolent struggles in South Africa and India had already brought him to such a level of notoriety, adulation, and controversy that when asked to write an autobiography midway through his career, he took it as an opportunity to explain himself.
From Amazon: John Fowles gained international recognition in 1963 with his first published novel, The Collector, but his labor on what may be his greatest literary undertaking, his journals, commenced over a decade earlier. Fowles, whose works include The
First time ever, the letters of A.Kolchak and A.Timireva published. Timireva was the last love of Kolchak, a Russian naval commander, polar explorer and later head of part of the anti-Bolshevik White forces during the Russian Civil War.
A novel in which Mariengof tells a true story of his friendship with Sergey Esenin from 1919 to 1923. These years they rented the apartment together, both were poets, both were young and longed for fame.