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Views Read Edit View history. The narrator ends his narration with the account of another ghost seen in another part of the city. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Vladimir Nabokovwriting in his Lectures on Russian Literaturegave the following appraisal of Gogol and his most famous story: Socially inept Akaky makes an unflattering remark concerning departmental secretaries, provoking so powerful a scolding from the general that he nearly faints and must be led from the general’s office.

Los Watson Jane Austen. Akaky progresses from an introverted and hopeless but functioning non-entity with no expectations of social or material success to one whose self-esteem and thereby expectations are raised by the overcoat. The story does not condemn private acquisition and materialism, but asserts that human beings can have fulfillment from attention to material goods. The Overcoat is a philosophical tale in the tradition of a stoic philosopher or Schopenhauer.


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Doctor called after Akaky develops a throat infection. En route home, two ruffians confront him, take his coat, kick him down, and leave him in the snow. His hopes are quickly dashed by the theft of the coat. He dies quickly and without putting up much of a fight. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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When his cloak becomes so frayed that it can no longer protect him against the bitter cold, he dedicates himself to saving enough money to purchase a new cloak. Retrieved 1 April East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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About Nikolai Gogol Nikolai Gogolwas agreat Russian novelist, dramatist, satirist, and founder of critical realism in Russian literature. Hyde R L Stevenson.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. The policeman is of no help. Akaki Akakievich Bashmachkin es un funcionario civil del nivel mas bajo quien se encuentra indignado por las injusticias sociales y por el egoismo indiferente de los ricos y poderosos, y quien esta destinado a ser un hombre insignificante.

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In addition, the literal meaning of the name, derived from the Greek, is “harmless” or “lacking evil”, showing the humiliation it dapote have taken to drive his ghost to violence. Book ratings by Goodreads. Gogoll, with the addition of an unexpectedly large holiday salary bonus, Akaky has saved enough money to buy a new overcoat.


In his last hours, he is delirious, imagining himself again sitting before the general; at first, Akaky pleads forgiveness, but as his death nears, he curses the general. Petrovitch was once a serf. Write a customer review. Petersburg, the nation’s capital city. Gogol is noted for his instability of style, tone, genre among other literary devices, as Boris Eichenbaum notes.

Noemi Villamuza is an illustrator. Lectures on Russian Literature. Finally, on the advice of another clerk in his department, nkoli asks gool help from an “important personage” Russian: Akaky decides it is necessary to have the coat repaired, so he takes it to his tailor, Petrovich, who declares the coat irreparable, telling Akaky he must buy a new overcoat. The policeman asks Akaky embarrassing questions, as if he were a criminal.

He is plunged into illness fever and cannot function. Akaky also treats the coat with the tenderness and obsession of a lover. Get to Know Us. He tells Akaky’s landlady to order a coffin.