Books tagged: tolstoy

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The Sunless Parlour
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Essay » Author profile
Notes, stories and translations by author of the novels La Lune Blanche, Forever Jocelyn and La Arme Blanche. “…in a sunless parlour where an old clock ticked in the shadows and a cat slept by the empty grate.” (Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited)
Une famille de vampires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: French. Published: April 7, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Ces petits récits, ayant pour thèmes les vampires et autres manifestations surnaturelles, ne sont pas sans rappeler Mérimée et font désormais référence dans le mythe du vampire.
The Adventures of Vivian Sharpe, Vegan Superhero
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,320. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
An ordinary 15-year-old girl receives an unlikely visitor in the night, setting off a series of sudden and profound changes in her life including new special powers, a new worldview, new friends, a new summer job, and an urgent task to expose the destructive plans of her hometown's largest and most respected employer. This story is a classic American coming-of-age vegan superhero thriller.
Les chemins de la misère
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,610. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Essay » Political
On perçoit dans ces derniers textes de Tolstoï toute la modernité, on ose presque dire l’actualité de ses propos qui concernent le chômage, les entreprises qui ferment, les sans-logis, la faim ou les impôts injustes. La dénonciation de Tolstoï garde de nos jours toute sa force.
War and Peace: The Third Epilogue
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
War and Peace: The Third Epilogue extends Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace about Imperial Russia to the period from 1820 to 1826, relating what happens to the characters in the book before and during the Decembrist Revolt of 1825. Anyone who enjoyed Tolstoy’s book will find that “The Third Epilogue” captures the essence and tone of the original work
A Quick Guide to “Anna Karenina”
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 6 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 134. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
“Anna Karenina” is considered and regarded as one of the best realistic fiction ever written. Even Tolstoy said that “Anna Karenina” was his first true novel, and he added that “War and Peace” was more than a novel.
Literature Help: Uncle Vanya
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 212 · A Quick Guide, Book 46. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play revolves around a family consisting of an elderly professor and his glamorous young wife, Yelena, who happens to be much younger than the professor. They visit the rural estate that supports their urban lifestyle. Before that the husband and wife had been living in city.
Resurrezione
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Price: Free! Words: 45,370. Language: Italian. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Il contro-romanzo che i lettori hanno soprannominato "la risposta italiana a Into The Wild".
Academic Writings on Literature: a Collection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Academic Writings on Literature: a Collection is a must have for those students who need to see samples of various analytical essays. This selective collection gives examples of essays on character, theme, and author's bias in all three of the major literature genres.
Leo Tolstoy's 5 Greatest Novellas Annotated
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Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #2. Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 118,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
After reading War & Peace, Dostoevsky put the book down and said, "The fool hath said in heart there is no God." Yet, Tolstoy's shorter novels (i.e., novellas) are filled with the war, adventure, tragedy, and Russian tradition that inhabit the longer novels of the Russian bear of literature. Andrew Barger, editor of the best selling anthology, "Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated."