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Freeborn, Richard. Turgenev: The Novelist’s Novelist. Rochester and London: Oxford University Press, 1960. Print.

Recommended by Michael Pursglove

See particularly pp. 134-61. This is the seminal English-language study of the novel.

Knowles, A.V. Ivan Turgenev . New York: Twayne, 1988. Print.

Recommended by Michael Pursglove

See particularly pp. 89-103 “The Last Two Novels”.

Seeley, Frank Friedeberg. Turgenev: A Reading of His Fiction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991. Print.

Recommended by Michael Pursglove

See particularly pp. 235-52. Seeley regards the novel more favourably than many critics.

Waddington, Patrick, ed. Ivan Turgenev and Britain . Oxford: Berg, 1995. Print.

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The source for information on early translations of the novel and its reception in Britain.

Knowles, A.V. Ivan Turgenev . New York: Twayne, 1988. Print.

Recommended by Michael Pursglove

See particularly pp. 89-103 “The Last Two Novels”.

Freeborn, Richard.“No Smoke Without a Bit of Fire.” Turgenev: Art, Ideology and Legacy . Ed. Joe Andrew and Robert Reid. Amsterdam and Atlanta, GA: Rodopi, 2010. 157-68. Print.

Recommended by Michael Pursglove

Knowles, A.V. Ivan Turgenev . New York: Twayne, 1988. Print.

Recommended by Michael Pursglove

See particularly pp. 89-103 “The Last Two Novels”.

Pursglove, Michael.“Dulcis Fumus Patriae: Tiutchev, Turgenev and Smoke.” Turgenev and Russian Culture . Ed. Joe Andrew, Derek Offord, and Robert Reid. Amsterdam and Atlanta, GA: Rodopi, 2008. Print.

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Waddington, Patrick.“No Smoke Without Fire: The Genesis of Turgenev’s Dym” .” From Pushkin to Palisandria: Essays on the Russian Novel in Honour of Richard Freeborn. Ed. Arnold McMillin. London: Macmillan, 1990. 112-27. Print.

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Woodward, James. Metaphysical Conflict: A Study of the Major Novels of Ivan Turgenev. Munich: Sagner, 1990. Print.

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Pursglove, Michael.“From Dym to Rauchen in Baden-Baden: A New Translation of Turgenev’s Smoke.” Vestnik Nizhegorodskogo gosudarstvennogo lingvisticheskogo universiteta 14 (2011): n. pag. Print.

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