Ruslan And Lyudmila

Author: Alexander Pushkin
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  • : $19.99(AUD)
  • : 9781847492968
  • : Alma Classics
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  • : August 2012
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  • : Alexander Pushkin
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Description

In order to rescue his beloved Lyudmila, who has been abducted by the evil wizard Chernomor, the warrior Ruslan faces an epic and perilous quest, encoutering a multitude of fantastic and terrifying characters along the way. The basis for Glinka's famous opera of the same name, Ruslan and Lyudmila - Pushkin's second longest poetical work - is a dramatic and ingenious retelling of Russian folklore, full of humour and irony.

Reviews

'He managed what is almost unmanageable: to offer parody and enchantment at the same time' Colm Toibin