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Обыкновенная история

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"Обыкновенная история" is a beautifully written novel that explores the complexities of love, relationships, and societal expectations in 19th century Russia. The story follows the life of a young woman named Aglaya, who finds herself torn between her duty to her family and her desire for independence and true love.

Ivan Goncharov's vivid and poetic prose brings the characters to life, allowing readers to become fully immersed in their struggles and triumphs. The novel delves deep into themes of class differences, moral dilemmas, and the search for happiness in a world filled with obstacles.

Overall, "Обыкновенная история" is a captivating and thought-provoking read that will linger in the minds of readers long after they have finished the final page. Goncharov's exploration of the human experience is timeless and resonant, making this a classic piece of literature that is as relevant today as it was when it was first written.

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Обыкновенная история» — роман воспитания, повествующий о взрослении молодого дворянина Александра Адуева. Полный противопоставлений , роман имел широкий положительный отклик среди читающей публики и литературных критиков. Впервые изданный в нескольких выпусках журнала "Современник" в 1847-м году и отдельной книгой в 1848-м, роман считается первым в неформальной трилогии и занимает значимое место в творчестве Гончарова и всей русской литературе XIX века.

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