Summary: "12 chairs" by Ilya Ilf and Yevgeny Petrov. The main characters of the novel, quotes
Not always there is time for unhurriedread the book, no matter how interesting it may be. In this case, you can simply find out the summary. "12 chairs" - the offspring of Ilf and Petrov, deserved the title of one of the most fascinating satirical works of the last century. This article offers a brief summary of the book, as well as its main actors.
«The Stargorod lion»
"12 chairs" - a novel divided by willcreators into three parts. "Stargorod lion" - the name that received the first part of the work. The story begins with the fact that the former uyezd leader of the nobility Vorobyaninov learns about the treasure. Ippolita's mother-in-law admits to her son-in-law that she hid the family diamonds in one of the chairs of the living room set.
Ippolit Matveyevich, whom the revolution deprivedposition in society and turned into a modest employee of the registry office, badly in need of money. After burying his mother-in-law, he immediately goes to Stargorod, hoping to find a family that belonged to his family and grab diamonds. There he encounters the mysterious Ostap Bender, who convinces Vorobyaninov to make him his companion in such a difficult matter as treasure hunt.
There is another character in the book that can not benot to mention, retelling its summary. "12 chairs" - a novel whose third main character is Father Fyodor. The priest, who confessed the dying mother-in-law of Ippolit Matveyevich, also learns about the treasure and goes to search for him, becoming a competitor for Bender and Vorobyaninov.