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Count Leo Tolstoy

Emile Joseph Dillon

Count Leo Tolstoy

a new portrait

by Emile Joseph Dillon

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Published by Hutchinson & co., ltd. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby his contemporary and critic, the late Dr. E. J. Dillon. With 12 illustrations
ContributionsTolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 11-286 p.
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14672537M
LC Control Number35003726

Leo Tolstoy died on this day in in Lev Tolstoy, Russia. "Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly. It is the one thing we are interested in here."—from WAR AND PEACE (–; ) by . Written by Count Leo Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov, Alexander Pushkin, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Nikolai Leskov, Nicolai Schedrin, Vladimir Korolenko, Audiobook narrated by Cathy Dobson. Sign-in to download and listen to this audiobook today! First time visiting Audible? Get this book free when you sign up for a day Trial.

War and Peace (pre-reform Russian: Война и миръ; post-reform Russian: Война и мир, romanized: Vojna i mir [vɐjˈna i ˈmʲir]) is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, published serially, then in its entirety in It is regarded as one of Tolstoy's finest literary achievements and remains a classic of world : Leo Tolstoy. Despite having written War and Peace and Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy, at the age of 51, looked back on his life and considered it a meaningless, regrettable failure. A Confession provides insight into the great Russian writer's movement from the pursuit of aesthetic ideals toward matters of religious and philosophical consequence. Authentic and genuinely moving, this memoir of Pages:

What is Art? By Count Lyof N. Tolstie Author Count Lyof N. Tolstoi (Leo Tolstoy) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition No Dj as issued Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition Thus Binding Hardcover Publisher Thomas Y. Crowell Place of Publication New York Date published KeywordsBook Edition: First Edition Thus. LEO TOLSTOY and FREEMASONRY COUNT LYEV NIKOLAYEVICH TOLSTOY (). Russian novelist and moral philosopher comes from a Russian landed gentry dating back years. His parents died by the time he was 9 yrs old. Raised by female relatives, and educated by French tutors. He lived a middle-gentry life of the last of the old serfdom period.


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