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Book Information: Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt

Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt (1832) [Short Story]
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An incomplete story (the narrator apologizes because his wife baked a pie on the last few pages) about a meek young man and his domineering aunt who encourages him to get married.

Originally published in Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka Part II, 1832.

Original title: Иван Федорович Шпонька и его тетушка
Alternative titles: Ivan Fiodorovich Shponka and His Aunt
Original languages: Russian

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka (1831) [Collection]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Overcoat and Other Tales of Good and Evil, the (1949) [Collection]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Collected Tales and Plays of Nikolai Gogol, the (1964) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Diary of a Madman and Other Stories (1972) [Collection]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol
     Taras Bulba and Other Tales (1984) [Collection]
      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
     Diary of a Madman, The Government Inspector, and Selected Stories, the (2005) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Nikolai Gogol

Edition #1: Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt

Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt (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: Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt

Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt (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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Edition #3: Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt

Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt (1972)
Edition Details:

Included in:
Diary of a Madman and Other Stories (Harmondsworth, Middlesex: Penguin Classics, 1972)
Revised for The Diary of a Madman, The Government Inspector, and Selected Stories (Harmondsworth: Penguin Classics, 2005)

Language: English

Translated by: Ronald Wilks
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Edition #4: Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt

Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt (1957)
Edition Details:

Originally published in The Overcoat and Other Tales of Good and Evil (NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 1957)

Language: English

Translated by: David Magarshack
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Edition #5: Ivan Fiodorovich Shponka and His Aunt

Ivan Fiodorovich Shponka and His Aunt (1926)
Edition Details:

Included in:
Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka (1926)
Taras Bulba and Other Tales (Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1984)

Language: English

Translated by: Constance Garnett
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