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Maude, Aylmer 1858-1938

Works: 307 works in 1,492 publications in 4 languages and 37,274 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  War stories  Juvenile works  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Love stories  Biography 
Roles: Translator, Author, Other, Editor, tra, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PG3366, 891.733
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Publications about Aylmer Maude
Publications by Aylmer Maude
Publications by Aylmer Maude, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Aylmer Maude
War and peace by Lev N Tolstoj( Book )
176 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 6,258 libraries worldwide
An epic novel featuring the Russian role in the Napoleonic wars and providing a complex panorama of the life of the time
Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
74 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,734 libraries worldwide
A famous legend surrounding the creation of Anna Karenina tells us that Tolstoy began writing a cautionary tale about adultery and ended up by falling in love with his magnificent heroine. It is rare to find a reader of the book who doesn't experience the same kind of emotional upheaval: Anna Karenina is filled with major and minor characters who exist in their own right and fully embody their mid-nineteenth-century Russian milieu, but it still belongs entirely to the woman whose name it bears, whose portrait is one of the truest ever made by a writer
What is art? by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
83 editions published between 1898 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,469 libraries worldwide
This book is a work of art criticism and philosophy by the great Russian author
The life of Tolstoy by Aylmer Maude( Book )
93 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
Great short works of Leo Tolstoy by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
10 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 949 libraries worldwide
A collection of novellas by the distinguished Russian writer, with supplementary critical and biographical background
The Kreutzer sonata and other stories by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
24 editions published between 1924 and 2009 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
The title story is about a man whose sexual jealousy, inflamed by guilt, drives him to murder his wife
Twenty-three tales by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
39 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
In 'Twenty-three tales', we see Tolstoy's love of the short story, whether for children or adults; and witness the secret of simplicity and transparency of style, so evident in the great Russian writers. The children's stories remind us of Tolstoy's life-long passion for the schooling and education of peasant children. Of the adult stories, some draw on traditional Russian folk tales, breathe the air old peasant wisdom, and take us deep into the land of snow, bears, heartache and vodka. Other stories reflect Tolstoy's political and moral concerns, such as war, alcohol and greed. 'The artist of the future, ' wrote Tolstoy, 'will understand that to compose a fairy tale; a little song which will touch; a lullaby or a riddle which will entertain; a jest which will amuse or draw a sketch such as will delight dozens of generations or millions of children and adults, is incomparably more important and more fruitful than to compose a novel, or a symphony, or paint a picture of the kind which diverts some members of the wealthy classes for a short time and is then for ever forgotten. 'Work while ye have the light, ' is Tolstoy in teaching mode. The opening scene is an aristocratic dinner party, at which all the guests declare themselves dissatisfied with their dissolute and useless lives; but find a thousand different reasons why nothing should change. There follows a moral tale, set in the 1st Century AD, when the new Christian sect was just getting noticed by the prevailing Roman Empire. It tells the story of two school friends, Pamphylius and Julius, who take different paths in life; but whose paths keep crossing. Pamphylius joins the Christians, living poor in community, while Julius acquires status and power. Here Tolstoy gives us his picture of authentic Christianity; and gives Julius a choice. -- Simon Parke, author of The One Minute Mystic -- taken from the OverDrive website
Plays by Leo Tolstoy by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
32 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Three plays by Leo Tolstoy
The short novels of Tolstoy by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
7 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
A confession, the gospel in brief, and What I believe by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
29 editions published between 1921 and 1974 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Russian stories and legends by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Grades 7 and up. For contents, see Author Catalog
The kingdom of God and peace essays by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
20 editions published between 1899 and 2001 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Walk in the light & twenty-three tales by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
A collection of 19th century stories with spiritual themes by the author of War and Peace. They range from A Prisoner in Caucasus to Ivan the Fool
Hadji Murád by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
19 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Hadji Murad, a Muslim warrior of the Caucasus, caught between the Russians and the Chechens in 1851-1852
What men live by : Russian stories and legends by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
13 editions published between 1885 and 2005 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Settle in with a collection of tales from the pen of one of the world's most acclaimed authors, Leo Tolstoy. The stories brought together in What Men Live By and Other Tales tackle heady philosophical questions in an engaging, easy-to-read, almost fable-like format, highlighting Tolstoy's unique genius
Anna Karenina : backgrounds and sources criticism by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
The Cossacks by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
20 editions published between 1863 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 373 libraries worldwide
A young man, Olenin, is stationed in the Caucasus, where he falls in love with the place, the people, and the simple way of life. Though he has fallen in love with the betrothed of a man he has befriended, he believes that he can be self-sacrificing, until a fellow Russian brings the complexity of Moscow-thinking back to Olenin
The devil by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
14 editions published between 1926 and 2004 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
"I am acting badly," thought Yevgeny, "But what's one to do' Anyhow it is not for long." Leo Tolstoy is known for epic novels that brilliantly dissect society, but the novella The Devil may be the most personally revealing'and startling'fiction he ever wrote. He thought it so scandalous, in fact, that he hid the manuscript in the upholstery of a chair in his office so his wife wouldn't find it, and he would never allow it to be published in his lifetime. Perhaps that's because the gripping tale of an aristocratic landowner slowly overcome with unrelenting sexual desire for one of the peasants on his estate was strikingly similar to an affair Tolstoy himself had. Regardless, the tale'presented here with the two separate endings Tolstoy couldn't decide between'is a scintillating study of sexual attraction and human obsession. The Art of The Novella Series Too short to be a novel, too long to be a short story, the novella is generally unrecognized by academics and publishers. Nonetheless, it is a form beloved and practiced by literature's greatest writers. In the Art Of The Novella series, Melville House celebrates this renegade art form and its practitioners with titles that are, in many instances, presented in book form for the first time
[The works of Tolstóy] by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Master and man = Khoziain i rabotnik by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
17 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
This short story from renowned Russian author Leo Tolstoy takes on an almost fable-like quality in its stark simplicity and moral truth. A wealthy man's greed and avarice lead him to treat his servant in a spectacularly cruel manner. Will he continue with his evil ways, or will he have a change of heart before it's too late?
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Maude, Aylmer
艾尔默. 莫徳 1858-1938
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