RUSSIAN WORDS, WELL SPOKEN

Dead Souls Gogols Cover 201x300The cover of Dead Souls as intended & illustrated by Nikolai Gogol

 

"The present generation sees everything clearly. It is amazed and laughs at the folly of its ancestors…and self-confidently enters on a fresh set of errors at which their descendants will laugh again later on."

 

~ Nikolai Gogol in Dead Souls (1842)
   Russian dramatist, novelist, short story writer (1809 – 1852)

 

 

 

Written by : Jane