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Publication Date: 11/11/1989

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  • Frontispiece: Khlebnikov, about 1912 (age 27)
  • Translator’s Introduction
  • I. Prose
    • Introduction
    • Self-Statement
    • A Sinner’s Seduction
    • The I-Singer of Universong
    • Hooder
    • Murksong
    • A Simple Story
    • A Schoolgirl’s Story
    • Youngman Mecrocosm
    • The Dead Son Leaves His Burial Mound
    • Easter Day
    • Okó
    • “Lubny is a strange, godforsaken town”
    • “Kolya was a handsome boy”
    • Mountain People
    • A Heart of Steel
    • Nikolai
    • Usa-Gali
    • Ka
    • Notes from the Past
    • “I went to Asoka”
    • “We climbed aboard”
    • Dream
    • “Once again I followed the yellow paths”
    • The Scythian Headdress: A Mysterium
    • “Does a story have to start with childhood?”
    • “You could swim”
    • “No one will deny”
    • Yasir
    • October on the Neva
    • The Hunt
    • The Scarlet Saber
    • Before the War
    • “Whose idea was it anyway?”
    • Razin: Two Trinities
    • The Willow Twig
  • II. Plays
    • Introduction
    • Snowhite
    • The Girl-God
    • The Little Devil
    • The Marquise des S.
    • Asparuh
    • “Laughing-Eyes”
    • Mrs. Laneen
    • Backworlds
    • “A coarse black face”
    • Miss Death Makes a Mistake
    • “A street of the future”
    • The Gods
    • The Tuberculosis Spirochete
  • III. Supersagas
    • Introduction
    • Otter’s Children
    • War in a Mousetrap
    • Azia Unbound
    • Zangezi
  • Notes
  • Russian Index of Titles
  • English Index of Titles

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