Boris Godunov and the Little Tragedies (Absolute Classics S) by Alexander Pushkin,Stephen Mulrine

By Alexander Pushkin,Stephen Mulrine

Boris Godunov recounts the tragic clash among Tsar Boris and the pretender Dimitri. Following the dying of Ivan the poor, Boris Godunov grew to become regent for the feeble-minded Tsar Fyodor, the inheritor to whose throne, the boy-prince Dimitri, died mysteriously in 1591. It was once largely rumoured that Boris had murdered him, and whilst a renegade monk later seemed claiming to be Dimitri, he quickly turned a spotlight for revolt.

The 4 different performs during this quantity belong to Pushkin's Little Tragedies. they're A banquet in Time of Plague, The Miserly Knight, Mozart and Salieri and The Stone Guest.

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