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- Editor: Forgotten Books (19 de agosto de 2012)
- Idioma: Inglés
- ASIN: B0095YWDF2
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Red Flowers/By Francis Haffkine Snow (Classic Reprint) (Inglés)
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Slavi nsk. This wanderer is dreed in the garb of a Russian peasant; he wears on his head, well pulled down over his eyes, a visored cap; his noticeably broad shoulders and athletic torso are boldly revealed by the clinging folds of a blood-red rubdshka, belted in tightly and falling almost to the knees; his baggy trousers are stuffed into dusty, half-rleg boots. The strangers coimtenance is burned a deep, dark red by the fiery heat of the steppe sun; his beard shines goldenly in contrast. This leonine face, with its smoldering blue eyes, is not the face of a peasant. Peasant-carts jog by him on the white stq)pe road, sending clouds of smoke-like, choking dust behind. Half-drunken peasants, sitting with their dustyr boots himg over the edge of the carts, as they roll by, shout jovial greetings at him, in some mysterious Little Russian dialect of which he cannot understand a word. He skirts green woods, from which come peasant women in blue fustian dresses, bearing baskets filled with yellow and brown mushrooms. He passes a grimy brick factory, disgorging tired workmen, whose faces and hands are caked red witi brick-dust. Finally he debouches into a wide grassy esplanade. There are villas on both sides. He hears the tinkling of a piano; the sound of a far-off accordion from some distant courtyard. To the left he sees a street that cuts the esplanade at right angles. Limping slightly, he plods down towards it, turns the comer of a thick hedge, and encounters a tall, aristocratic man in Russian
(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)
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