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government inspector

Peter Raby

government inspector

an adaptation

by Peter Raby

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Published by Dramatists Play Service in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Revizor (romanized form)

Statementby Peter Raby ; based on a translation by Leonid Ignatieff.
ContributionsGogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 63 p. ;
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15392884M

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This version of A Government Inspector is a Yorkshire take on Gogol's fantastical Russian satire. The setting is here transposed to a small northern town in the twenty-first century, geographically and culturally remote from the centre of government. Into a small Pennine town a mysterious stranger is mistaken for a government inspector. For technical or practice questions regarding the Green Book please call () or e-mail [email protected] Looking to purchase a print copy of the Green Book? Printed copies of the Green Book will only be available from the U.S. Government Bookstore .

  About Gogol: Government Inspector. Revizor is the great comic masterpiece of nineteenth- century Russian theatre. Its central role, that of Khlestakov - the opportunistic yarn-spinner who is mistaken by provincial officials for a government inspector from St. Petersburg - has attracted performances from such western comic actors as Danny Kaye, Tony Hancock . Book Description Penguin Books 4/25/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. The Diary of a Madman, the Government Inspector, and Selected Stories. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(K).


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“The Government Inspector” is a social and a moral satire that laughs out the human nature and the social conditions is Russia at that time. The author observed a wide scale of negative social behavior and characteristics.

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The Government Inspector, a perennial favourite on stage and screen, is considered a national institution in Russia, and Gogol's stories present us with one of the most marvellous worlds a writer has ever created. His quirky characters - the lowly official who imagines himself to be the King of Spain, the man committed to chase his nose around /5(15).

The Government Inspector was brought to the attention of the tsar, The Penguin Book of New Russian Writing, Penguin Books, This book is a collection of prose fiction by contemporary Russian authors. Magocsi, Paul Robert, A History of. The Government Inspector (or The Inspector General) By Nikolai Gogol (c) Translated here by Arthur A Sykes Arthur Sykes died in All Gogol’s staging instructions have been left in this edition.

The names and naming tradition (use of first and family names) have been left as in. The Government Inspector, by Nikolai Gogol, has also been translated into English under the titles The Inspector General, and The written play was brought to the attention of the Tsar Nicholas I, who liked it so much that he insisted on its production.

The Government Inspector Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on. The inspiration for The Government Inspector came from a conversation between Gogol and Alexander Pushkin, another famous Russian writer.

Apparently Pushkin had actually been mistaken for a government inspector at one point in his life. He mentioned this to Gogol, who then turned it into a play. The comedy in several of these stories was a little too broad for my taste, but "The Overcoat" (which I'd read before) remains a favorite, and I was tickled by the breadth and variety of small-town machinations and animosities chronicled in the tale of two Ivans, "The Government Inspector," and others/5.

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Originally published in and later revised in. Russian Bureaucracy. As was readily apparent to Gogol's contemporaries, The Government Inspector is a satire of the extensive bureaucracy of nineteenth-century Russian government.

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