A Red Flower: A Story (1911)
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A Red Flower: A Story (1911)

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This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature. Kessinger

Paperback, 44 pages
Published June 1st 2008 by Kessinger Publishing (first published 1911)
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Maan Kawas
A wonderful short story by the great Russian writer Vsevolod Grarshin that is a dense, artistic and dramatic work, full of symbolism! It’s the story of an asylum patient who is fascinated with the liberation of mankind from the evil, which according to him resides in three poppies in the hospital’s garden. The story includes metaphysical dimension (liberation and rebirth of mankind), coupled with the conflict between darkness and light (the opposite forces). The patient perceives himself as the...more
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Vsevolod Garshin (Russian: Всеволод Гаршин) is considered one of Russia's masters of short fiction. The son of a wealthy army officer, he served in the last of the Russo-Turkish Wars (1877 to 1878) and wrote his first story, "Four Days" (1877), while recovering from battle wounds. His subsequent stories, which were praised by Ivan Turgenev and Anton Chekhov, often dealt with the subject of evil. G...more
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De beren  en andere verhalen From the Reminiscences of Private Ivanov: & Other Stories The Signal В. М. Гаршин. Рассказы Лягушка-путешественница

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