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    • The Best Russian Short Stories

    • By: Count Leo Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov, Alexander Pushkin, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A brilliant collection of short stories by some of Russia's best writers.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Surprisingly fun

    • By Kenneth B. Sizer II on 11-29-16

    Regular price: $20.65

    • Fairy Tales for Adults Volume 12

    • By: William Shakespeare, Nikolai Leskov
    • Narrated by: Josh Verbae
    • Length: 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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    There plenty of spooky action in this volume of tales. Ghosts, apparitions, entire armies of fairies and fairy queens. The volume opens with Shakespeare's timeless classic A Midsummer Night's Dream and continues to get more frightening with haunted castles in Leskov's The Ghost of the Engineers' Castle.

    Regular price: $6.53

    • The Ghost of the Engineers' Castle

    • By: Nikolai Leskov, Ivan Turgenev
    • Narrated by: Max Bollinger
    • Length: 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Enter the world of mystery with this timeless audiobook adaptation of Leskov's classic ghost story uncovering mysteries of a haunted castle with a reputation going back several centuries. Featuring ghost action and audio effects, it includes a story that takes you through events unfolding in St. Petersburg in 1859 or 1860.

    This release also includes another story of mysterious disappearance. A nineteenth-century nobleman goes missing in Turgenev's "Hunting Sketches".

    Regular price: $6.58

    • The Ghost of the Engineers' Castle

    • By: Nikolai Leskov
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Nikolai Semyonovich Leskov (1831 — 1895) was a Russian novelist, short story writer, playwright, and journalist. He was a favourite of Leo Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov and Maxim Gorky among others. Leskov is praised for his innovative techniques and his ability to create a vivid picture of contemporary Russian society.The Ghost of the Engineers' Castle is a ghost story in which his storytelling skills are displayed to perfection.

    Regular price: $8.26