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The Salamander and different Gothic Tales includes 8 tales through Vladimir Odoevsky (1804-69). those contain The Salamander, The Cosmorama, and The Sylph, Odoevsky's 3 major metaphysical stories. the gathering as an entire represents the very best of Russian Romantic fiction from the 1st half the 19th century. this is often the 1st English variation of Odoevsky's paintings to be released considering that 1965 and 6 of the stories are right here translated for the 1st time.

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