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Yulia Melnikova. Lviv samotnikh serdets'. (Lviv of Lonely Hearts).

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Yulia Melnikova. Lviv samotnikh serdets'. (Lviv of Lonely Hearts).
"And who said that Russians do not understand Lviv? Young Russian writer Yulia Melnikova has written a novel about the Lviv of lone mystics and lost hopes. This is a weird text. A bizarre vignette, an oriental fantasy about mad sect members or about in what scary ways the past may intertwine with the future? About Levi, the called brother of Shabtai Zvi, who departed for Lviv to get the cabbalistic manuscript of Ezra d'Alba? About his love for Mrs. Sabine from the Piast family or about the brutal duel of Rabbi Cohen with Jesuit Nesvitsky? About this as well, but above all – about the mystical twin of Jerusalem, the city on seven hills under the lion emblem...

The novel is based on actual historical facts. The action takes place in the last quarter of the 17th century."
Translated from Russian: Halyna Pahutyak.
In Ukrainian
Type of the edition: hard cover
Format: 144x215 mm
Number of pages: 208
Publisher: Piramida, Lviv

1. Fatykh ta Jasmyna. Turets‘kyy kvartal L‘vova. Naprykintsi 1660-kh rokiv

2. Levi – tajemnyy emisar Shabtaja Tsvi, pryjizhdzhaje do L‘vova. 1667 rik

3. Shabtay Tsvi na pochatku svoho bozhevillja. Izmir. Kinets‘ 1620-kh – pochatok 1640-kh rokiv

4. Sara (maybutnja druzhyna Shabtaja) v monastyri. Rich Pospolyta. 1650-ti roky

5. Shabtay Tsvi vidkryvaje datu prykhodu Mashiakha y vlashtovuje skandal v synahozi Izmiru. 1648 rik

6. Ochikuvannja vizytu rabbi Nekhemiji Koena, dlja jakoho Levi pryhotuvav prymanku – vel‘my ridkisnyy manuskrypt. Znayomstvo Levi z Fatykhom-Suleymanom Kepe, pani Sabinoju z domu P’jastiv ta jiji sluzhnytseju Maritsoju. Intrygy jezujita Nesvits‘koho

7. Apteka "Pid sribnym olenem" hera Brauna

8. Sara-Tereza vidlitaje z kljashtora

9. Mygdal‘ oz (vezha syly). Unochi pered 16 veresnja 1666 roku

10. "Ljudyna smutku" iz Kuru-Cheshme. Zaslannja v Zolotorozhzhja

11. Prokljattja rodu Radziviliv. Polonjanka Sara. Ptak zelazny

12. Levi dumaje pro pani Sabinu. Marisa vyrishuje dijaty. Nekhemija Koen nareshti prykhodyt‘ do kramnytsi Levi

13. Ostanni roky Shabtaja Tsvi. Vezha Balshiha, Tul‘chyn

14. Rabi Koen i pater Nesvits‘kyy

15. Sproba Shabtaja Tsvi vselytysja dibukom v chuzhe tilo

16. Mendel‘ Koen v tenetakh sabatianstva. Porushennja prypysiv – tse jikhnje vykonannja

17. Son Levi, de vin bachyt‘ Shabtaja Tsvi z kashtanamy

18. Turky nablyzhajut‘sja do stin Vysokoho Zamku. Marisa y inkvizytory-pochatkivtsi. Tortury "myshachoju kimnatoju"

19. Zaboroneno zaboronjaty, abo persha seksual‘na revoljutsija, pro jaku vy ne chuly. Jevrejam potribni try rechi: Tora (Zakon), seks ta revoljutsija, bazhano nehayno

20. Levi proponuje Mendelju Koenu rozihraty jezujitiv

21. L‘vivs‘ka bytva. Dva lysty. Marmurovyy anhel z Lychakivs‘koho tsvyntarja

22. Pokuta rabbi Nekhemiji Koena. Virmens‘ka sluzhba dostavky

23. Levi osvidchujet‘sja pani Sabini. L‘viv, 1675 rik

24. Taki rizni L‘viv’jany. Ts‘kuvannja rabbi Koena

25. Svjati hrishnyky Bektashi. Shljakhetnykh ptakh "khasyda". Alija

26. Povernennja pana Gzhegozha. Vybir Sabiny

27. Novi vyprobuvannja rabbi Koena. Inkvizytsija vidnovljuje slidstvo

28. Jatsek i yoho sovist‘. Levi vykradaje Sabinu

29. ...I pryyshly vony do dzherela... Tajemnytsi lisnychoho Jakuba

30. Sertse oduda ta popil yoho kistok. Pul‘sa denura

31. Klepsydra. Pol‘s‘ke shchastja turets‘koho jevreja

32. Volodari Svjashchennykh Imen. Koena vyhanjajut‘ iz mista. Jasmyna bachyt‘

33-1. Tuha l‘vovska, tuha gdola...

33-2. Peklo. Den‘ vidkrytykh dverey. L‘viv, 2004 rik


Publisher: Piramida
Catalogue number: ISBN 9789664411551
Year: 2012

Domestic price: 109.12UAH
International price: $9.92USD
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Viktoria Amelina. Dim dlya Doma. (Home for Dom)

Funny poodle named Dom tells us the story of a family – an old colonel and several generations of women. Both the dog, and the people feel awkward in a small Lviv apartment, previously inhabited by... who cares whom? The stones will not speak. Or they will –  if one has a dog's perceptiveness. But are there any stories that will help a colonel from the east of Ukraine..
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Valeria Chorney. Yabluko v taystri. (Apple in a Bundle)

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Nada Gasic. Voda, pavutyna. (Water, Web)

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