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Maude, Aylmer 1858-1938

Works: 387 works in 1,676 publications in 3 languages and 40,469 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Short stories  Art  Controversial literature  Juvenile works  Folk tales  Biography  Domestic fiction  Frame stories 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, tra, Other, 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
What is art? by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
88 editions published between 1898 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 libraries worldwide
What is Art? What is value? What is good taste? What makes a cultured class? The author wrestled with these questions for fifteen years. This book is the result of his fascination with the evolution of art, and its relationship with religion, commerce, and science
The Kreutzer sonata and other stories by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
31 editions published between 1924 and 2009 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
The title story is about a man whose sexual jealousy, inflamed by guilt, drives him to murder his wife
Great short works of Leo Tolstoy by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 918 libraries worldwide
A collection of novellas by the distinguished Russian writer, with supplementary critical and biographical background
Twenty-three tales by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
40 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 648 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
The life of Tolstoy by Aylmer Maude( Book )
47 editions published between 1908 and 2015 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Plays by Leo Tolstoy by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
38 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Three plays by Leo Tolstoy
The short novels of Tolstoy by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
6 editions published between 1946 and 1960 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
The kingdom of God is within you : Christianity not as a mystic religion but as a new theory of life by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
27 editions published between 1899 and 2001 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
Russian author Leo Tolstoy argues for the rejection of any sort of violence; the fair treatment of poor and working class people; and adherence to the philosophy of Christianity as ways toward positive social change
Russian stories and legends by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
A confession, the gospel in brief, and What I believe by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
21 editions published between 1933 and 1974 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Leo Tolstoy's powerful philosophical and spiritual book, "A Confession", was written in response to the depression that began while he was completing his great novel," Anna Karenina". His need to find meaning for his life nearly resulted in suicide, but instead produced a number of spiritual works. In "A Confession", he reveals the solution he found, the philosophy he considered to be at the very core of Christianity
Hadji Murád by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
26 editions published between 1912 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 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 )
15 editions published between 1885 and 2005 in English and German and held by 399 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
The Cossacks and the raid by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
23 editions published between 1863 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 354 libraries worldwide
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
Father Sergius : and other stories and plays by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
17 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Prince Stefan Kasatzky is a talented officer in the army. He is about to marry when he learns his fiancee is the mistress of the Tsar. Stefan forsakes the world and becomes a monk and hermit and later, a miracle healer
The devil by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
15 editions published between 1926 and 2004 in English and held by 141 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 where with the two separate endings Tolstoy couldn't decide between--is a scintillating study of sexual attraction and human obsession
[The works of Tolstóy] by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Master and man = Khoziain i rabotnik by Leo Tolstoy( Book )
19 editions published between 1895 and 2016 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A greedy landowner takes one of his peasants to try to access some land before his contenders. They get lost in a blizzard and the peasant begins to die of hypothermia. The master leaves him to die but then has a spiritual revelation about living for others and returns to keep the peasant warm through the night. The master ends up dying while saving his peasant
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Alternative Names
Maude, A.
Maude, Aylmer
艾尔默. 莫徳 1858-1938
English (426)
Russian (5)
German (1)
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