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The riddle of life and death

Author: Tillie Olsen; Leo Tolstoy, graf
Publisher: New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 2007.
Series: 2x2 (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On the surface, these two stories have little in common, but thematically each dares to ask questions: What is the meaning of life? Was my life of value? Why am I dying? Ultimately, Olsen and Tolstoy consider questions about pain, suffering, and inequalities of fate and one's life work."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Riddle of life and death.
New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 2007
(OCoLC)654608642
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tillie Olsen; Leo Tolstoy, graf
ISBN: 9781558615366 1558615369
OCLC Number: 71426979
Description: 158 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: The death of Ivan Ilych / Leo Tolstoy --
Tell me a riddle / Tillie Olsen.
Series Title: 2x2 (New York, N.Y.)
Other Titles: Death of Ivan Ilych.
Responsibility: Tillie Olsen and Leo Tolstoy ; with an introduction by Jules Chametzky.
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"On the surface, these two stories have little in common, but thematically each dares to ask questions: What is the meaning of life? Was my life of value? Why am I dying? Ultimately, Olsen and Tolstoy consider questions about pain, suffering, and inequalities of fate and one's life work."--Jacket.

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