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amazon com a hero of our time penguin classics - the first example of the psychological novel in russia a hero of our time influenced tolstoy dostoyevsky and chekhov and other great nineteenth century masters that followed its hero pechorin is byronic in his wasted gifts his cynicism and his desire for any kind of action good or ill that will stave off boredom, a hero of our time wikipedia - a hero of our time russian geroy nashevo vremeni is a novel by mikhail lermontov written in 1839 published in 1840 and revised in 1841 it is an example of the superfluous man novel noted for its compelling byronic hero or antihero pechorin and for the beautiful descriptions of the caucasus there are several english translations including one, the winter of our discontent penguin classics john - the winter of our discontent penguin classics john steinbeck susan shillinglaw on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers the final novel of one of america s most beloved writers a tale of degeneration corruption