A century after Leo Tolstoy's death, the author of War and Peace is widely admired but too often thought of only with reference to his realism and moral sense. The many sides of Tolstoy revealed in these essays speak to readers with astonishing force, relevance, and complexity. In a lively, challenging style, leading scholars range over his long life, from his first work Childhood to the works of his old age like Hadji Murat, and the many genres in which he worked, from the major novels to aphorisms and short stories. The ...

Anniversary Essays on Tolstoy 2013, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107412743

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Anniversary Essays on Tolstoy 2010, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521514910