Cambridge: Harvard University Press (1965)

Abstract
Dostoevsky and Romantic Realism is Donald Fanger's groundbreaking study of the art of Dostoevsky and the literary and historical context in which it was created. Through detailed analyses of the work of Balzac, Dickens, and Gogol, Fanger identifies romantic realism, the transformative fusion of two generic categories, as a powerful imaginary response to the great modern city. This fusion reaches its aesthetic and metaphysical climax in Dostoevsky, whose vision -- culminating in Crime and Punishment -- is seen by Fanger as the final synthesis of romantic realism. Caryl Emerson provides a foreword to the paperback edition.
Keywords Dostoyevsky, Fyodor   Gogol , Nikolai Vasil evich   Balzac, Honoré de   Dickens, Charles   Russian fiction   Realism in literature   Romanticism
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy this book $14.94 used   $23.30 new   Amazon page
ISBN(s) 0674215001   081011593X
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 69,226
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Defending the City.George Pattison - 2000 - Cultural Values 4 (3):338-351.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Intersubjektivität Und Narration: Gogol', Erofeev, Sorokin, Mamleev.Peter Deutschmann - 2003 - Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2015-02-03

Total views
1 ( #1,540,257 of 2,499,730 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #418,066 of 2,499,730 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

My notes