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Pushkin Hills

Pushkin Hills

(2013)
A novel by

 
An unsuccessful writer and an inveterate alcoholic, Boris Alikhanov has recently divorced his wife Tatyana, and he is running out of money. The prospect of a summer job as a tour guide at the Pushkin Hills Preserve offers him hope of regaining some balance in life as his wife makes plans to emigrate to the West with their daughter Masha, but during Alikhanov's stay in the rural estate of Mikhaylovskoye, his life continues to unravel. Populated with unforgettable characters--including Alikhanov's fellow guides Mitrofanov and Pototsky, and the KGB officer Belyaev--Pushkin Hills ranks among Dovlatov's renowned works The Suitcase and The Zone as his most personal and poignant portrayal of the Russian attitude towards life and art.

 
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Hardback Editions

March 2014 : USA Hardback
Title: Pushkin Hills
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 1-61902-245-1 / 978-1-61902-245-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
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Paperback Editions

February 2015 : USA Paperback
Title: Pushkin Hills
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 1-61902-477-2 / 978-1-61902-477-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 2013 : UK Paperback
Title: Pushkin Hills (Alma Classics) (Oneworld Classics)
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 1-84749-221-5 / 978-1-84749-221-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Alma Classics
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

March 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
Title: Pushkin Hills
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
Publisher: Counterpoint
Availability: Amazon CA   

October 2013 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Pushkin Hills (Oneworld Classics)
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
Publisher: Alma Books
Availability: Amazon UK   



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