The diary of a madman and other stories

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Signet Classics,
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2005.
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This 19th-century author created "some of the most colorful and haunting fiction of his century" Kirkus Reviews . And with his special blend of comedy, social commentary, and fantasy, he paved the way for Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky.

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subject_facet Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, -- 1809-1852 -- Translations into English, Short stories, Short stories, Russian -- Translations into English
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title_full The diary of a madman and other stories / Nikolai Gogol ; translated by Priscilla Meyer and Andrew R. MacAndrew ; with a new afterword by Priscilla Meyer
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