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Book Information: Steel Flea, the

Steel Flea, the (1881) [Short Story]
by Nikolai (N.S.) Leskov Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Amazed by a tiny, mechanical steel flea made by the British, the tsar challenges his own craftsmen to create something even more wonderful.

Original title: Левша (Сказ о тульском косом Левше и о стальной блохе)
Alternative titles: The Tale of Cross-eyed Lefty from Tula and the Steel Flea
Original languages: Russian

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Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Russian Short Stories from Pushkin to Buida (2005) [Anthology]
      Authors: Fyodor Dostoevsky , Alexander Pushkin , Anton Chekhov , Leo Tolstoy , Ivan Bunin , Alexander Solzhenitsyn , Mikhail Bulgakov , Yevgeny Zamyatin , Ivan Turgenev , Nikolai Gogol , Isaac Babel , Daniil Kharms , Nikolai (N.S.) Leskov , Mikhail Zoshchenko , Varlam Shalamov , Sergei Dovlatov , Yuri Buida , Vasily Shukshin , Leonid Dobychin , Andrei Platonov , Lydia Zinovieva-Annibal , Nadezhda Teffi , Mikhail Lermontov , Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky , Vera Inber , Asar Eppel

Edition #1: Lefty, Being the Tale of Cross-eyed Lefty of Tula and the Steel Flea

Lefty, Being the Tale of Cross-eyed Lefty of Tula and the Steel Flea (1965)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: George Hanna
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Manifested in:
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Lefty, Being the Tale of Cross-eyed Lefty of Tula and the Steel Flea (1987)

Place of publication: Moscow
Publisher: Raduga Publishers
ISBN: 5050016401
Pages: 59

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Lefty, Being the Tale of Cross-eyed Lefty of Tula and the Steel Flea (1965)

Place of publication: Moscow
Publisher: Progress Publishers
Pages: 108

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Edition #2: The Steel Flea

The Steel Flea (1890)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Isabel Florence Hapgood
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The Steel Flea (June 25, 2009)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Cornell University Library
ISBN: 1112069984
Pages: 116

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