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Book Review: ‘Subtly Worded’ – Short Stories by Teffi from Pushkin Press


The Russian writer Teffi, whose real name was Nadezhda Alexandrovna Lokhvitskaya, enjoyed great popularity throughout the first half of the 20th century as she chronicled life in Russia before and after the Revolution and then as an emigre in Paris. But her work has faded into relative obscurity since. I had never heard of her until the 2014 publication of ... Read More »

Book Review: Selected Stories by Stefan Zweig

A fine new translation of some of the great works by this great Freud-influenced writer of the era between the Wars. Read More »