Alexander Ostrovsky





Alexander Ostrovsky

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born
in Moscow, Russian Federation
April 12, 1823

died
June 14, 1886

gender
male


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Александр Николаевич Островский русский драматург, творчество которого стало важнейшим этапом развития русского национального театра. Член-корреспондент Петербургской Академии наук.

Alexander Nikolayevich Ostrovsky. Russian playwright, generally considered the greatest representative of the Russian realistic period


Average rating: 3.69 · 1,263 ratings · 27 reviews · 60 distinct works · Similar authors
The Storm
3.56 of 5 stars 3.56 avg rating — 897 ratings — published 1859 — 26 editions
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Бесприданница
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 210 ratings — published 1879 — 6 editions
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Plays
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 87 ratings — published 1974 — 7 editions
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Poverty Is No Crime
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1854
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The Forest
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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Снегурочка
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1873 — 4 editions
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A Family Affair
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1988 — 2 editions
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Too Clever by Half or the D...
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1868 — 3 editions
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Доходное место
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1900 — 3 editions
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Artistes and Admirers: A Co...
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1970
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“To pronounce something clever and honest is not such a big deal, lots of them have been said and written. For a statement of truth to be effective and for it to make people wiser, it has to be filtered through the soul of a highest quality, the soul of an artist.”
Alexander Ostrovsky, Доходное место