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The death of Ivan Ilyich and Confession

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Peter Carson
Publisher: New York ; London : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a Division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In "The Death of Ivan Ilyich, " a middle-aged judge falls gravely ill and is shunned by his materialistic family; and in "Confession, " Tolstoy charts his own religious evolution from his rejection of the Orthodox Church to his embrace of spirituality.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Personal narratives
Named Person: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Leo Tolstoy, graf
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Peter Carson
ISBN: 9780871404268 0871404265 0871402998 9780871402998
OCLC Number: 897481308
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Description: 224 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Tolstoy and his translator / by Mary Beard --
The death of Ivan Ilyich --
Confession --
A note on the translations / by Rosamund Bartlett --
Acknowledgments.
Other Titles: Confession.
Death of Ivan Ilyich.
Works.
Responsibility: Leo Tolstoy ; translated by Peter Carson.
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A pairing of Tolstoy's most spiritual and existential works of fiction and nonfiction from the renowned translator of Turgenev and Chekhov.  Read more...

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