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Dead Souls
Dead Souls
Author: Nikilai Gogol
Dead Souls describes the gambits of a quizotic opportunist in provincial Russia who sets out to buy deceased serfs at a low cost from their owners. chichikov requires evidence of "property", since he wishes to marry an heiress, and is able to amass the "souls" because their owners must pay taxes on them until they are officially declared dead in...  more »
ISBN: 41346
Pages: 278

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Publisher: Signet/New American Library
Book Type: Paperback
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