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Published: 01 August 2019

168 Pages | 8 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198813934

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Tolstoy: A Very Short Introduction

Liza Knapp

Very Short Introductions

  • Introduces the life and work of Leo Tolstoy, one of the greatest novelists ever to have lived
  • Explores Tolstoy's celebrated novels and nonfiction writings to reveal the core themes and thought at the heart of his work
  • Considers Tolstoy's different roles as a writer, thinker, and activist
  • Traces the influence of Tolstoy's work on modern literature, and highlights those aspects of his work that are still relevant today
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series--millions of copies sold worldwide