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Author Zorin, Andrei, author

Title The emergence of a hero a tale of romantic love in Russia around 1800 / Andrei Zorin ; translated by Leo Shtutin
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2023


Description 1 online resource (viii, 345 pages ): illustrations (black and white
Series Emotions in history
Emotions in history.
Contents Cover -- The Emergence of a Hero: A Tale of Romantic Love in Russia around 1800 -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Introduction: Individual Experience as a Problem of Cultural History -- 'Experience' and emotions -- The Structure of Individual Experience -- The Production of 'Emotional Matrices' in Late Eighteenth-CenturyRussian Culture -- The Intimate Journal and Individual Experiences -- Andrei Turgenev's Diary and Russian Culture -- 1: The Emotional Culture of the Russian Nobility of the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century
A New Breed of People -- Sentimental Education -- A Select Circle -- The Development of Russian Minds -- The Import of Feelings -- A Service to Tenderness -- Two Sets of Letters -- 2: The Prodigal Son: (A Youthful Rebellion and the Dramas of Schiller) -- 'Unafraid of Any One's Censure' -- Cosa Rara -- The Rose and the Serpent -- From Luise to Emilia -- Distanced Contemplation -- The Fall -- Paradise Lost -- Ice and Fire -- 3: Three Sisters: (Strategies of Love and The New Héloise) -- Flight -- Angels' Days -- Seduction à la Saint-Preux -- The Old Heloise -- An Almost Definitive Decision
Summary A history of Russian emotional culture of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, as told through the story of the life and death of Andrei Turgenev (1781-1803), the author of a confessional diary, a gifted poet, and an early Russian Romantic who failed to live up to the principles and models he cherished
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Turgenev, Andreĭ Ivanovich, 1781-1803
Turgenev, Andreĭ Ivanovich, 1781-1803 -- Diaries
Turgenev, Andreĭ Ivanovich, 1781-1803 -- Psychology
Poets, Russian -- 20th century -- Diaries
Self-analysis (Psychoanalysis) -- Russia -- History -- 18th century
Emotions -- Social aspects -- Russia -- History -- 18th century
Emotions in literature.
Russian literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism
Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Emotions in literature
Emotions -- Social aspects
Poets, Russian
Russian literature
Self-analysis (Psychoanalysis)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Shtutin, Leo, translator
ISBN 9780192593122