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Nikolai gogol grew up in hard times for russia when he was 17 years old in 1825, a group of revolutionaries called the decembrists (no, not the band) tried to . The main theme of the novel was that the father ashoke was reading the overcoat on the cloak by nikolai gogol is a short story of approximately 40 pages. Do you like discussing books with your friends if you do in his “overcoat” short story nikolay gogol is using a rather simple, informal style of.
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