Item description for Envy (Green Integer) by Yuri Olyesha & Robert Payne...
First published in 1927, this brilliant satire of the Soviet system presents three comic characters, Nikolai Kavalerov and the Babichev brothers, bumbling their way through the bureaucracy. Translated by the renowned Robert Payne.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 4" Height: 6" Weight: 0.34 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2007
Publisher Green Integer
ISBN 1933382627 ISBN13 9781933382623
Availability 0 units.
More About Yuri Olyesha & Robert Payne
Born in Southern Russia in 1899, Olyesha is one of the major 20th century Russian authors. His satires of the Soviet state left him silenced and living in obscurity. Today his short novels and stories are recognized as some of the most important of the Soviet period of literature.