Bashmachkin, Akakii Akakiievich

Bashmachkin, Akakii Akakiievich

poor clerk saves years for overcoat that is soon stolen. [Russ. Lit.: “The Overcoat” in The Overcoat and Other Stories]
See: Poverty
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