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 (lĕr′mən-tôf′, lyĕr′mən-təf), Mikhail Yurievich 1814-1841.
Russian writer known for his novel A Hero of Our Time (1840) and for his many poems.
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(Russian ˈljɛrməntəf)
(Biography) Mikhail Yurievich (mixaˈil ˈjurjɪvitʃ). 1814–41, Russian novelist and poet: noted esp for the novel A Hero of Our Time (1840)
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(ˈlɛər mənˌtɔf, -ˌtɒf)

Mikhail Yurievich, 1814–41, Russian poet and novelist.
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The final scene in the documentary shows Gorbachev reciting a poem by Mikhail Lermontov, a 19th-century Romantic who was called the "poet of the Caucasus." But the lines of poetry Meeting Gorbachev left in my mind were from an American, John Greenleaf Whittier, who wrote: "For of all sad words of tongue or pen / The saddest are these: 'It might have been!'"
Russian poet Mikhail Lermontov lived in Gusar for a while after he was exiled to the Caucasus in 1837 for antimonarchic speeches and freedom-loving.
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The new work, which is based on Mikhail Lermontov's novel, is the 30th ballet broadcast from the Bolshoi to cinemas worldwide and was first broadcast in April.
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The second section examines specific works and the life and works of authors: Alexander Pushkin, Mikhail Lermontov, Nikolai Gogol, Ivan Turgenev, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Lev Tolstoy, The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov, and the Russian composers known as the Five.
Those will come later, when the editors of the Cambridge edition of A Set of Six tackle "The Duel," the history of the typescript/manuscript itself as an artifact, and other possible influences on its creation, such as: the Stefan Bobrowski-Adam Grabowski (1863), Joseph Daime-Clovis Hugues (1877), and Chevalier Pini-Albert Thomeguex (1897) duels; and translations of duel tales by Alexander Kuprin (1905 and 1907), Mikhail Lermontov (1854 and 1886), and others.
Translations included poems by Mikhail Lermontov, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Lord Byron, Ivan Krylov's Fables and Alexander Pushkin's Eugene Onegin.