Alexsandr Petrovich Sumarokov Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Eia imp. velichestvu vsemilostiveishei gosudaryne imp. Anne Ioannovne … pozdravitel'nyia ody v pervyi den' novago goda 1740 ot Kadetskago korpusa sochinennyia chrez Aleksandra Sumarokova (poetry) 1740

Tri ody parafrasticheskie psalma 143, sochinennye chrez trekh stikhotvortsev, iz kotorykh kazhdyi odnu slozhil osoblivo [Paraphrase of Psalm 143; translator; with Vasilii Trediakovsky and Mikhail Lomonosov] (poetry) 1744

Khorev tragediia (play) 1747, revised 1768

Dve epistoly. V pervoi predlagaetsia o ruskom iazyke, a vo vtoroi o stikhotvorstve [Two Epistles; revised as Nastavlenie khotiashchim byti pisateliami (Advice to Would-Be Authors) 1774] (essays) 1748

Gamlet tragediia [Hamlet] (play) 1748

Artistona tragediia [Aristona] (play) 1751

Sinav i Truvor tragediia [Sinav and Truvor] (play) 1751; revised, 1768

Tsefal i Prokris opera [Cephalus and Procris] (opera) 1755

“‘Moskve,’ ‘Velikomu gradu Moskve,’ i ‘Moskve reke’” [“‘To Moscow,’ ‘To the Great City of Moscow,’ ‘To the Moscow River’”; translator] (poetry) 1755

Al'tsesta opera [Alceste] (opera) 1759

Pribezhishche dobrodeteli. Balet [Sanctuary for Virtue] (ballet) 1759

“Oda e. i. v. … Ekaterine Alekseevne … na den' vozshestviia eia na vserossiiskii prestol iiunia 28 dnia 1762 goda” (poetry) 1762

“Oda e. i. v. … Ekaterine Alekseevne … na den' koronovaniia eia sentiabria 22 dnia 1763 goda” (poetry) 1763

Opekun komediia [The Guardian] (play) 1765

Elegiia (poetry) 1768

Iaropolk i Dimiza tragediia 1768; revised as Iaroslav i Demiza [Iaroslav and Demiza] (play) 1768

Likhoimets komediia [The Usurer] (play) 1768

Semira tragediia (play) 1768

Tri brata sovmestniki komediia [Three Brother Rivals] (play) 1768

Vysheslav tragediia (play) 1768

“Oda e. i. v. … Ekaterine Alekseevne … na vziatie Khotina i na pokorenie Moldavii” (poetry) 1769

Pustynnik drama [The Hermit] (play) 1769

Raznyia stikhotvoreniia [Various Poems] (poetry) 1769

Dimitrii Samozvanets tragediia [Dimitrii the Usurper; Dimitrii the Pretender; Dimitrii the Impostor] (play) 1771

“Madrigaly” (poetry) 1773

“Elegiia na smert' Marii Ivanovny Elaginoi …” (poetry) 1774

“Oda Grigoriiu Aleksandrovichu Potemkinu. 1774” (poetry) 1774

Pis'mo ko priiateliu v Moskvu (letters) 1774

Eklogi [Eclogues] (poetry) 1774

Elegii liubovnyia [Love Elegies] (poetry) 1774

Mstislav (play) 1774

Ody torzhestvennye [Triumphal Odes] (poetry) 1774

Satiry [Satires] (essays) 1774

“Oda e. i. v. … Ekaterine Alekseevne … na torzhestvo mira s Portoiu Otomanskoiu 1775 goda iiulia dnia” (poetry) 1775

Polnoe sobranie vsekh sochinenii, v stikhakh i proze, [Complete Works in Verse and Prose]; 10 volumes, edited by N. I. Novikov (essays, drama, poetry) 1781-1782, revised 1787

Chudovishchi komediia [Monsters] (play) 1786

Pustaia ssora, komediia [An Empty Quarrel] (play) 1786

Rogonosets po voobrazheniiu, komediia [The Imaginary Cuckold; The Cuckold in Imagination] (play) 1786

Tresotinius komediia [Trissotinius] (play) 1786