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Book Information: Viy

Viy (1835) [Short Story]
by Nikolai Gogol Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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After a seminary student going home for the summer has an encounter with a witch, he is summoned to read the prayers over a young woman's body—a task which turns out to be terrifying indeed.

Original title: Вий
Original languages: Russian

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Genre: FictionHorrorThe occult and Supernatural

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Mirgorod (1835) [Collection]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Collected Tales and Plays of Nikolai Gogol, the (1964) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Village Evenings Near Dikanka and Mirgorod (1994) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol, the (1998) [Collection]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Worlds Apart (2007) [Anthology]
      Authors: Fyodor Dostoevsky , Alexander Pushkin , Mikhail Bulgakov , Yevgeny Zamyatin , Ivan Turgenev , Nikolai Gogol , Ivan Yefremov , Daniil Kharms , Yuri Olesha , Vladimir Odoevsky , Andrei Bely , Alexei Tolstoy , Andrei Platonov , Alexander Blok , Mikhail Lermontov , Faddei Bulgarin , Nikolai Chernyshevsky , Alexander Kuprin , Nikolai Zabolotsky , Valery Bryusov , Fyodor Sologub , Boris Pilnyak , Gavrila Derzhavin , Alexei Remizov

Edition #1: Viy

Viy (1998)
Edition Details:

Included in:
The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol (New York: Pantheon Books, 1998)

Language: English

Translated by: Richard Pevear Larissa Volokhonsky
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Edition #2: Viy

Viy (1994)
Edition Details:

Included in Village Evenings Near Dikanka and Mirgorod (Oxford University Press, 1994)

Language: English

Translated by: Christopher English
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