Alexander Kuprin Books

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A Clump Of Lilacs

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Alexander Kuprin


Excerpts: [... She followed him in silence. Almazof stood still for a moment when he reached the study, and stared gloomily into one corner, then he dashed ...... to God and to his wife what fearful labour they had cost him.... To begin with, his very entrance into the academy had seemed impossible at first. ...... him... she met every drawback with a bright, almost gay, front. She denied herself ...]
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Easter Day

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Alexander Kuprin


Summary: [Minnie and Moo: The Attack of the Easter Bunnies is a childrens picture book in the Minnie and Moo series by Denys Cazet.]
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Mechanical Justice

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Alexander Kuprin


Excerpts: [... so attentive and quiet that, when the lecturer stopped to take a mouthful of water, everyone could hear a solitary belated fly buzzing at one of the ...... The stopping of holidays causes malice in the mind of pupils, and often evokes the dissatisfaction of parents. What remains? Expulsion of ...... in essence his Excellency has guessed my thought. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, there ...]
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The Last Word

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Alexander Kuprin


Excerpts: [... He followed me always and everywhere. He took a thousand human shapes, and did not shrink- shameless creature-to dress in women's clothes ...... up my life with himself, and poisoned it. What has been most dreadful was that I have always foreseen in advance all his words, gestures and ...... two hours he would bore me to death, prattling of himself and his children. He would see I ...]
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The Picture

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Alexander Kuprin


Excerpts: [... I admire you very much, Andrey Lvovitch, and I also want to be your friend. Then the prince was quite cheered up, and his face ...... Yes, I did. I can even show you some of my pictures. Rozanof looked at them, and then he said: You have very good capabilities, but you ...... Bradley, offered fifteen thousand roubles for the picture as soon as he looked at it. Rozanof, however, ...]
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To Chekhov Memory

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Alexander Kuprin


Excerpts: [... railway cargo. ... Then, as a contrast, Moscow, profound sorrow, thousands of bereaved people, tear-stained faces. and at last his grave in the Novodevitchy ...... itself. It seems as if one would snatch each kind, caressing word and enclose it forever in one's memory, as if one would drink into one's soul, ...... Pavlovitch much worry and a touching and childish pleasure. When the ...]
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