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The Resource The overcoat, Nikolai V. Gogol, (electronic resource)

The overcoat, Nikolai V. Gogol, (electronic resource)

Label
The overcoat
Title
The overcoat
Statement of responsibility
Nikolai V. Gogol
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
The author of "Crime and Punishment," Fyodor Dostoevsky said, "We all come out from Gogol's the Overcoat." The story centers on an impoverished clerk who is dedicated to his job as a routine copyist though not recognized for his hard work. Younger clerks mock him for his dedication. His threadbare overcoat is mocked, as he is. He saves to get a new one and wears it for a glorious evening, only to have it stolen that night. He dies soon thereafter from his great loss. Thereafter his ghost is reported to haunt that part of St. Petersburg where the coat was stolen. The story of a lowly clerk, or Russian, come to nothing was a theme of Gogol and many other 19th century Russian writers
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1809-1852
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Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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hoopla digital
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The overcoat, Nikolai V. Gogol, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (40 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781614961154
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11244923
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11244923
System control number
MWT11244923
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
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Label
The overcoat, Nikolai V. Gogol, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (40 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781614961154
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11244923
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11244923
System control number
MWT11244923
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
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