"Literature is news that stays news" and that is very much the case with Turgenev's masterwork. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jeffrey Tedford
This was Turgenev's first "novel" (it's really a collection of short stories with a common theme) and a brilliant achievement, given the time and place. Read morePublished 6 months ago by reading man
Many beautifully reviews that say it all. The sketches are very easy to read but still rich.
Not the best edition judging by a 3 star review here, refering to the use of... Read more
Turgenev's A Hunter's Sketches is a classic of Russian (and world) literature, and has been on my "to read list" since my teens. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Eric Maroney
I don't read Russian, but this is the most readable and rich translation I've found. In "How to Read and Why," Harold Bloom recommends "Bezhin Lea" and " Kasyan from the Beautiful... Read morePublished on June 5, 2012 by A.
HUNTER OF INJUSTICE, May 28, 2012
Federico G. Martini - this review is on: Memoirs of a hunter by Ivan Turgenev. Read more
Although it's a collection of short stories, i.e. sketches, it has a strong unifying theme and coherence. The question of slavery, i.e. serfdom, is central and well portrayed. Read morePublished on November 7, 2011 by Ronald L. Oliver
Ivan Turgenev's Sketches From A Hunter's Album - somewhat confusingly also published in English as A Sportsman's Sketches - is a series of short stories written between 1847 and... Read morePublished on July 29, 2009 by AliGhaemi
This was really cheap, and I saved alot of money on it. An awesome buy for a broke college student who needs it for class.Published on June 8, 2009 by J. Lanza