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The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories

The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories

Tolstoy Leo  McDuff David (TRN)  Foote Paul (TRN)  Orwin Donna Tussing (INT) 
edizioni Penguin Classics , 2008

Our ambitious program of new Tolstoy editions continues with two collections of powerful stories The violent spiritual crisis in Tolstoy?s life that inspired his last period of creativity produced the stories in this compelling and startling collection. They portray the multifaceted nature of desire, from idealistic...

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€ 11.60
The Cossacks and Other Stories

The Cossacks and Other Stories

Tolstoy Leo  McDuff David (TRN)  Foote Paul (TRN) 
edizioni Penguin Classics , 2007

Tolstoy?s powerful semiautobiographical stories based on his time spent in the Russian army?the latest in our series of fresh new Tolstoy translations In 1851, at the age of twenty-two, Tolstoy joined the Russian army. The four years he spent as a soldier were among the most significant in his life and inspired the...

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€ 16.60
Master and Man and Other Stories

Master and Man and Other Stories

Tolstoy Leo  Wilks Ronald  Foote Paul (TRN)  McLean Hugh (INT)  Foote I. P. 
edizioni Penguin Classics , 2005

The ten stories collected in this volume demonstrate Tolstoy's artistic prowess displayed over five decades - experimenting with prose styles and drawing on his own experiences with humour, realism and compassion. Inspired by his time in the army, 'The Two Hussars' contrasts a dashing father and his mean-spirited son....

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€ 16.60
A Hero of Our Time

A Hero of Our Time

Lermontov Mikhail Iurevich  Foote Paul (TRN)  Foote I. P. 
edizioni Penguin Classics , 2001

The first example of the psychological novel in Russia, A Hero of Our Time influenced Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, and Chekhov, and other great nineteenth-century masters that followed. Its hero, Pechorin, is Byronic in his wasted gifts, his cynicism, and his desire for any kind of action-good or ill-that will stave...

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€ 13.40