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Original Russian: Мастер и Маргарита. 1967

Set in Moscow of the 1920's, this satirical novel recounts the dealings a writer and his mistress have with Satan.
One spring afternoon, the Devil, trailing fire and chaos in his wake, weaves himself out of the shadows and into Moscow.
A fantastical, funny, and devastating satire of Soviet life combines two distinct yet interwoven parts, one set in contemporary Moscow, the other in ancient Jerusalem, each brimming with historical, imaginary, frightful, and wonderful characters.


Books similar to The Master and Margarita (Mikhail Bulgakov)

Themes: Humor - Magic Realism - Satire - Allegory - Devil - Soviet Union History - Faust - Fantasy

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