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The Resource Collected shorter fiction, volume 1, Leo Tolstoy ; translated from the Russian by Louise and Aylmer Maude and Nigel J. Cooper ; with an introduction by John Bayley

Collected shorter fiction, volume 1, Leo Tolstoy ; translated from the Russian by Louise and Aylmer Maude and Nigel J. Cooper ; with an introduction by John Bayley

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Collected shorter fiction, volume 1
Title
Collected shorter fiction, volume 1
Statement of responsibility
Leo Tolstoy ; translated from the Russian by Louise and Aylmer Maude and Nigel J. Cooper ; with an introduction by John Bayley
Title variation
Leo Tolstoy
Title variation remainder
collected shorter fiction, volume 1
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written over a period of more than half a century, these stories reflect every aspect of Tolstoy's art and personality. They cover his experiences as a soldier in the Caucasus,his married life, his passionate interest in the peasantry, his cult of truth and simplicity, and, above all, his growing preoccupation with religion
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Summary
Collects Tolstoy's shorter fiction, offering insight into his life as a soldier, married life, interest in peasantry, belief in truth and simplicity, and interest in religion
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068100
Cataloging source
OEM
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1828-1910
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Tolstoy, Leo
Dewey number
891.73/3
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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  • 1855-1939
  • 1858-1938
  • 1925-
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  • Maude, Louise Shanks
  • Maude, Aylmer
  • Cooper, Nigel J
  • Bayley, John
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True
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
243
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  • Tolstoy, Leo
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
Label
Collected shorter fiction, volume 1, Leo Tolstoy ; translated from the Russian by Louise and Aylmer Maude and Nigel J. Cooper ; with an introduction by John Bayley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p.verso
Contents
  • Lucerne
  • Albert
  • Family happiness -- Three deaths
  • Strider: the story of a horse
  • The porcelain doll
  • Polikúshka
  • Tales for children: God sees the truth, but waits ; A prisoner in the Caucasus ; The bear hunt
  • What men live by
  • Memoirs of a madman
  • The raid
  • The wood-felling
  • Sevastopol: Sevastopol in December 1854 ; Sevastopol in May 1855 ; Sevastopol in August 1855
  • A billiard-marker's notes
  • The snow storm
  • Two hussars
  • A landlord's morning
  • Meeting a Moscow acquaintance in the detachment
Control code
ocm50673671
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 793 p.
Isbn
9780375411724
Isbn Type
(cloth ; alk. paper)
Lccn
00053487
System control number
(OCoLC)50673671
Label
Collected shorter fiction, volume 1, Leo Tolstoy ; translated from the Russian by Louise and Aylmer Maude and Nigel J. Cooper ; with an introduction by John Bayley
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p.verso
Contents
  • Lucerne
  • Albert
  • Family happiness -- Three deaths
  • Strider: the story of a horse
  • The porcelain doll
  • Polikúshka
  • Tales for children: God sees the truth, but waits ; A prisoner in the Caucasus ; The bear hunt
  • What men live by
  • Memoirs of a madman
  • The raid
  • The wood-felling
  • Sevastopol: Sevastopol in December 1854 ; Sevastopol in May 1855 ; Sevastopol in August 1855
  • A billiard-marker's notes
  • The snow storm
  • Two hussars
  • A landlord's morning
  • Meeting a Moscow acquaintance in the detachment
Control code
ocm50673671
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 793 p.
Isbn
9780375411724
Isbn Type
(cloth ; alk. paper)
Lccn
00053487
System control number
(OCoLC)50673671

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