[ Free pdf ] Bulgakov: Flight (Russian Texts)Author Mikhail Bulgakov – Stg2bio.co

This is a title in the Bristol Classical Press Russian Texts series, in Russian with English notes, vocabulary and introduction Mikhail Bulgakov is well known for his novel, The Master and Margarita, published posthumously in the s In his own life he was best known as a playwright, with plays running at several of the leading theatres in Moscow during the s and s Flight takes as its subject the defeated Whites as they flee the Reds and emigrate to Constantinople and Paris The play was too politically controversial to be staged in Bulgakov s lifetime Couched in the form of eight dreams rather than conventional scenes, it hovers between tragedy and comedy