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A confession and other religious writings

Author: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Jane Kentish
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England : Penguin ; New York, N.Y. : Viking Penguin, 1987.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A selection of religious writings by nineteenth-century Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, including the title selection that documents his 1879 spiritual crisis during which he decided he had accomplished nothing of lasting value in his lifetime; accompanied by an introduction and explanatory notes.
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Genre/Form: Trivia and miscellanea
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Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910.
Confession and other religious writings.
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England : Penguin ; New York, N.Y. : Viking Penguin, 1987
(OCoLC)568468284
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Tolstoy, graf; Jane Kentish
ISBN: 0140444734 9780140444735
OCLC Number: 17217493
Description: 238 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: A confession --
What is religion and of what does its essence consist? --
Religion and morality --
The law of love and the law of violence.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Leo Tolstoy ; translated with an introduction by Jane Kentish.
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This is a reader covering Tolstoy's later beliefs after he had rejected orthodox religion. The book mainly draws on "Confession" (1879), "What is My Faith?" (1884) and other occasional pieces.  Read more...

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