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Georgij Pobedonosec v russkoj kul'ture (St. George in Russian Culture)

Stranicy istorii (Pages from History)


Savely Senderovich

Contents: Types of St. George iconography - George the Courageous in the Russian city of Bethlehem - The irreverent nature of the Russian 'bylina' - The epic Prince Igor and its saint - Chekhov's major obsession - Pasternak's syndrome of treachery - Kandinsky's Europeanism and Russianness - Symbolism of a new nationalism.