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A Russian proprietor, The death of Ivan Ilyitch and other stories

Tolstoy

A Russian proprietor, The death of Ivan Ilyitch and other stories

by Tolstoy

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Published by Scribner"s in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Lyof N. Tolstoï
SeriesThe works of Lyof N. Tolstoï
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 364, ix, 274 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14501411M

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About The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other STories. A vibrant translation of Tolstoy’s most important short fiction by the award-winning translators of War and Peace. Here are eleven masterful stories from the mature author, some autobiographical, others moral parables, and all told with the evocative power that was Tolstoy’s alone. The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other Stories is a collection of stories that emerged from a profound spiritual crisis, during which Leo Tolstoy believed that he had encountered death itself. This Penguin Classics edition is translated with an introduction by Anthony Briggs, David McDuff and Ronald Wilks. These seven compelling stories explore, in very different ways, Tolstoy's preoccupation with.


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Buy by: The Death of Ivan Ilyich, novella by Leo Tolstoy, published in Russian as Smert Ivana Ilyicha inconsidered a masterpiece of psychological realism.

The protagonist’s crisis is remarkably similar to that of Tolstoy himself as described in Ispoved (; My Confession). The first section of the story portrays Ivan Ilyich’s colleagues and family after he has died, as they reflect on.

In The Death of Ivan Ilyich and the other works in this volume, Tolstoy conjures characters who, tested to the limit, reveal glorious and unexpected reserves of courage or baseness of a near As Ivan Ilyich lies dying he begins to re-evaluate his life, searching for meaning that will make sense of his sufferings/5.

Leo Tolstoy's existentialist novella. Leo Tolstoy was a 19th century Russian writer, widely considered one of the world's greatest novelists. Tolstoy wrote realistic fiction, which included such well known works as War and Peace and Anna d by millions of readers and authors in the likes of Dostoyevsky or Nabokov, Tolstoy has come to nearly define the Russian literary canon.

This despair and his eventual adoption of a non-violent, Christian-anarchist value system are reflected in his brilliant book, “The Death of Ivan Ilyich.” “The Death of Ivan Ilyich” is a short novel that describes the life and death of a man who unquestioningly The death of Ivan Ilyitch and other stories book the dictates of a society in which conformity, material wealth and social status are cherished above all else.

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Leo Tolstoy. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 86 pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this literature, classics story are Ivan Ilyich Golovin, Praskovya Fedorovna Golovina.4/5.

Chief among Tolstoy’s shorter works is The Death of Ivan Ilych, a masterful meditation on the act of dying. The first major fictional work published by Tolstoy after a mid-life psychological crisis, this novella reflects the author’s struggle to find meaning in life, a challenge Tolstoy resolved by developing a religious philosophy based on brotherly love, mutual support, and charity.4/4(29).

The death of Ivan Ilyitch and other stories / by Leo Tolstoy ; a new translation from the Russian by Constance Garnett. by Tolstoy Leo graf. Softcover. New. Lang: eng, Pages Reprinted in with the help of original edition published long back []. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER.

A Russian author of novels, short stories, plays, and philosophical essays, Count Leo Tolstoy () was born into an aristocratic family and is best known for the epic books War and Peace and Anna Karenina, regarded as two of the greatest works of Russian literature.

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$ + $ ShippingSeller Rating: % positive. 'The Death of Ivan Ilyich' is an existential masterpiece, a biting satire that recounts with extraordinary power the final illness and death of a bourgeois lawyer.

In his Introduction Andrew Kahn explores Tolstoy's moral concerns and the stylistic features of these late stories, sensitively translated by Nicolas Pasternak Slater/5(K).

A vibrant translation of Tolstoy’s most important short fiction by the award-winning translators of War and Peace. Here are eleven masterful stories from the mature author, some autobiographical, others moral parables, and all told with the evocative power that was Tolstoy’s alone.

They include “The Prisoner of the Caucasus,” inspired by Tolstoy's own experiences as a soldier in the 4/5(11).

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"The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other Stories" is the third book of Tolstoy's fiction that we have translated, following "Anna Karenina" and "War and Peace", and in some ways the most difficult. Tolstoy's later stories are remarkable for the variety of their .The Russian Proprietor, Family Happiness, Ivan Ilyitch and Other Stories (The Works of Lyof N.

Tolstoi) by Leo Tolstoy, Leof N. Tolstoi. Charles Scribner's Sons. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.