Russian Literature

Russian literature is the literature in Russian language, written primarily by authors in Russia and its former colonies. Prior to the nineteenth century, the most prominent Russian writers were Gavrila Derzhavin, Denis Fonvizin, Alexander Sumarokov, Vasily Trediakovsky, Nikolay Karamzin and Ivan Krylov.

In the early nineteenth century, Russian literature underwent an astounding golden age and produced such renounced writers as Nikolai Gogol, Alexander Pushkin, Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Anton Chekhov and Maxim Gorky. In the twentieth century Russian literature produced such renounced wri

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Три ябълки паднаха от небето
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Дети мои
Red Russia
The Guardian of Lies
Baba Dunjas letzte Liebe
The Prank: The Best of Young Chekhov
I russi sono matti: Corso sintetico di letteratura russa 1820-1991
The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History
Chimes of a Lost Cathedral (The Revolution of Marina M. #2)
Crime and Punishment
Anna Karenina
The Brothers Karamazov
War and Peace
The Master and Margarita
The Idiot
Fathers and Sons
Dead Souls
The Death of Ivan Ilych
Notes from Underground
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor DostoyevskyWar and Peace by Leo TolstoyThe Master and Margarita by Mikhail BulgakovOne Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr SolzhenitsynWhite Nights by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Must-read Russian Literature
57 books — 4 voters
The Master and Margarita by Mikhail BulgakovWhite Shanghai by Elvira BaryakinaThe Twelve Chairs by Ilya IlfОтцы и дети by Ivan TurgenevБратья Карамазовы by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Books in Russian
91 books — 19 voters

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor DostoyevskyWar and Peace by Leo TolstoyThe Master and Margarita by Mikhail BulgakovWe by Yevgeny ZamyatinAnd Quiet Flows the Don by Mikhail Sholokhov
My Top Ten of Russian Literature
17 books — 18 voters
The Bronze Horseman by Paullina SimonsAnna Karenina by Leo TolstoyWar and Peace by Leo TolstoyDoctor Zhivago by Boris PasternakTatiana and Alexander by Paullina Simons
Historical Fiction: Russia
249 books — 418 voters

Hamlet by William ShakespeareDead Souls by Nikolai GogolThe Metamorphosis by Franz KafkaEugene Onegin by Alexander PushkinA Hero of Our Time by Mikhail Lermontov
69 books — 38 voters

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ადამიანი რომ მეტს ფიქრობდეს, იგი დარწმუნდებოდა, რომ ცხოვრება იმად არ ღირს, მასზე ასე ბევრი ვიზრუნოთ...
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Ernest Hemingway
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