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The Cossacks

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Louise Maude; Aylmer Maude; John Bayley
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1994.
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), no. 170.
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This novel of love, adventure, and male rivalry on the frontiers of nineteenth-century Russia -- completed in 1862, when Tolstoy was in his early thirties -- has always surprised readers who know Tolstoy best through the vast, panoramic fictions of his middle years. Unlike those works, The Cossacks is lean and supple, economical in design and execution.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910.
Cossacks.
New York : Knopf, 1994
(OCoLC)647460468
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Louise Maude; Aylmer Maude; John Bayley
ISBN: 0679431314 : 9780679431312
OCLC Number: 30559019
Description: xxxvii, 178 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), no. 170.
Other Titles: Kazaki.
Responsibility: Leo Tolstoy ; translated by Louise and Aylmer Maude ; with an introduction by John Bayley.

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This novel of love, adventure, and male rivalry on the frontiers of nineteenth-century Russia -- completed in 1862, when Tolstoy was in his early thirties -- has always surprised readers who know Tolstoy best through the vast, panoramic fictions of his middle years. Unlike those works, The Cossacks is lean and supple, economical in design and execution.

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