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The Sixth Night

Author: Alexander Odoyevsky
Translation: Olga Koshansky-Oleinikov and Ralph Matlaw

Fall 2015
Page 53   (15 pages)

Summary: This selection is taken from Russian Nights (1844), a novel by Odoyevsky that probes a great number of topics, genres, and philosophical questions. Odoyevsky was a talented music critic in his own right and a huge proponent of the works of Mikhail Glinka.

This article appeared in the Fall 2015 issue of Chtenia. The text of this article is not available online. Follow the link to the full issue listing to see if the back issue is available through our webstore.