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Nikolai Gogol

Author (19-Mar-1809 — 21-Feb-1852)


Edyta M. Bojanowska. Nikolai Gogol: Between Ukrainian and Russian Nationalism. Harvard University Press. 2007. 448pp.

Anna Elistratova. Nikolai Gogol and the West European Novel. Raduga Publishers. 1984. 261pp. Translation.

Victor Erlich. Gogol. Yale University Press. 1969. 230pp.

Donald Fanger. The Creation of Nikolai Gogol. Belknap Press. 1979. 300pp.

Philip E. Franz (editor). Gogol: A Bibliography. Ann Arbor, MI: Ardis. 1983. 360pp.

Susanne Fusso; Priscilla Meyer (editors). Essays on Gogol: Logos and the Russian Word. Northwestern University Press. 1994. 291pp.

Susanne Fusso. Designing Dead Souls: An Anatomy of Disorder in Gogol. Stanford University Press. 1993. 195pp.

Vasily V. Gippius. Translated by Robert A. Macguire (original 1924). Gogol. Ann Arbor, MI: Ardis. 1981.

Simon Karlinsky. The Sexual Labyrinth of Nikolai Gogol. Harvard University Press. 1976. 333pp.

Ilya Kutik. Writing as Exorcism: The Personal Codes of Pushkin, Lermontov, and Gogol. Northwestern University Press. 2005. 152pp.

Janko Lavrin. Gogol. London: George Routledge & Sons. 1925. 263pp.

Thais Lindstrom. Nikolay Gogol. New York: Twayne. 1974. 216pp.

Anne Lounsbery. Thin Culture, High Art: Gogol, Hawthorne, and Authorship in Nineteenth-Century Russia and America. Harvard University Press. 2007. 342pp.

David Magarshack. Gogol: A Life. New York: Faber and Faber. 1957. 329pp.

Robert A. Maguire. Exploring Gogol. Stanford University Press. 1996. 432pp.

Robert A. Maguire (editor). Gogol from the Twentieth Century: Eleven Essays. Princeton University Press. 1974. 414pp.

Stephen Moeller-Sally. Gogol's Afterlife: The Evolution of a Classic in Imperial and Soviet Russia. Northwestern University Press. 2002. 214pp.

Vladimir Nabokov. Nikolai Gogol. New York: New Directions. 1944. 172pp.

Richard Peace. The Enigma of Gogol: An Examination of the Writings of N.V. Gogol and Their Place in the Russian Literary Tradition. Cambridge University Press. 1981. 344pp.

Carl R. Proffer. The Simile and Gogol's Dead Souls. The Hague: Mouton. 1967. 208pp.

Carl R. Proffer (editor). Letters of Nikolai Gogol. University of Michigan Press. 1967. 247pp.

William Woodrin Rowe. Through Gogol's Looking Glass: Reverse Vision, False Focus and Precarious Logic. New York University Press. 1976.

Vsevolod Setchkarev. Translated by Robert Kramer. Gogol: His Life and Works. New York University Press. 1965. 264pp.

Gavriel Shapiro. Nikolai Gogol and the Baroque Cultural Heritage. Pennsylvania State University Press. 1992. 259pp.

Sven Spieker (editor). Gogol: Exploring Absence: Negativity in 19th Century Russian Literature. Slavica. 1999. 216pp.

Leonard J. Stanton; James D. Hardy, Jr.. Interpreting Nikolai Gogol Within Russian Orthodoxy: A Neglected Influence on the First Great Russian Novelist. Edwin Mellen Press. 2006. 313pp.

Leon Stilman. Gogol. Hermitage Publishers. 1990. 240pp.

Elizabeth W. Trahan (editor). Gogol's Overcoat: An Anthology of Critical Essays. Ann Arbor: Ardis. 1982.

Henri Troyat. Translated by Nancy Amphoux. Divided Soul: The Life of Gogol. Doubleday. 1973. 489pp.

James B. Woodward. The Symbolic Art of Gogol: Essays on His Short Fiction. Slavica. 1982. 131pp.

Nick Worrall. Nikolai Gogol and Ivan Turgenev. Macmillan. 1982. 207pp.

Jesse Zeldin. Nikolai Gogol's Quest for Beauty: An Exploration into His Works. University Press of Kansas. 1978. 274pp.


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  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.601)

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.103)

  8. European Authors 1000-1900 (pp.337-39)

  9. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.86)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.408)

  11. Slavonic Encyclopedia (p.404)

  12. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.207)

  13. A Short Biographical Dictionary of Foreign Literature (p.103)

  14. The Reader's Encyclopedia of World Drama (p.362)

  15. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.35)

  16. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.191)

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