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La Dame De Pique

  [french | 1834]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


Excerpts: [... au pharaon. Un soir, au jeu de la cour, elle perdit sur parole, contre le duc d???Orl??ans, une somme tr??s consid??rable. Rentr??e chez elle, ...... Tomski. ??? Comment?! s?????cria Naroumof, tu as une grand-m??re qui sait trois cartes gagnantes, et tu n???as pas encore su te les faire indiquer?? ...... ans, et mettait ?? sa toilette tout le temps et toute la pompe d???une petite ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 344

La Fille Du Capitaine

  [french | 1836]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


Excerpts: [... m'invita `a d^iner avec lui, `a la soldat, et, comme on dit, de ce que Dieu nous envoie. J'acceptai avec plaisir nous nous m^imes `a table Zourine ...... fouet le c^ot'e de l'orient.) - Je ne vois rien de plus que la steppe blanche et le ciel serein. - L`a, l`a, regarde... ce petit nuage. >> J'apercus, ...... Donne-lui ta b'en'ediction. >> Je me mets `a genoux et j'attache mes ...]
Genres: [fiction | romance | short storiesDownloads: 471

Mon Portrait

  [french | 1814]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


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Genres: [fiction | poetryDownloads: 419

Recits De Feu Ivan Petrovitch Bielkine

  [french | 1830]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


Excerpts: [... P'elagu'eya Gavrilovna, n'ee Trafilina. C''etait un homme peu fortun'e, mais de besoins mod'er'es, et fort habile dans la g'erance de ses terres. Leur ...... gens excusent le moins, car ils voient d'ordinaire dans le courage le m'erite supr^eme et l'excuse de tous les vices. Cependant peu `a peu tout fut ...... de la Fortune. Imaginez la jeunesse, l'esprit, la beaut'e, la gaiet'e ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 328

The Daughter Of The Commandant

  [english | 1836]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


Summary: [Pyotr Andreyich Grinyov is the only surviving child of a retired army officer. When Pyotr turns 17 his father sends him into military service in Orenburg. En route Pyotr gets lost in a blizzard but is rescued by a mysterious man. As a token of his gratitude Pyotr gives the guide his hareskin jacket.Arriving in Orenburg Pyotr reports to his commanding officer and is assigned to serve at Belogorsky ...]
Genres: [fiction | romance | war militaryDownloads: 65

The Queen Of Spades

  [english | 1834]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


Summary: [Pushkins story tells of the Russianized German card player Hermann--an engineer in the army in Russia--who becomes obsessed with the secret of three consecutive winning cards after hearing a story about an old countess winnings years prior. His obsession drives him to manipulate the countess ward Lizaveta Ivanovna into letting him into their home.]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 295

The Shot

  [english | 1830]  

Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin


Excerpts: [... His dinners, it is true, never consisted of more than two or three dishes, prepared by a retired soldier, but the champagne flowed like water. Nobody ...... had ever fought, he drily replied he had but he entered into no particulars, and it was evident that such questions were not to his liking. We came to the ...... and the laughter of his comrades, considered himself grossly ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 487