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Bunin, Ivan

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Pronunciation: /ˈbuːnɪn
 
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Definition of Bunin, Ivan in English:

( 1870–1953), Russian poet and prose writer; full name Ivan Alekseevich Bunin. An opponent of modernism, he concentrated on the themes of peasant life and love. Nobel Prize for Literature (1933, the first Russian prizewinner).

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