The Death of Ivan Ilych and Other Stories

The Death of Ivan Ilych and Other Stories

Written by:
Introduction by:
Translated by:
Translated by:
Translated by:

Format
Paperback
Price
$11.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140449617
  • 352 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Here are some of Tolstoy’s extraordinary short stories, from “The Death of Ivan Ilyich.” in a masterly new translation, to “The Raid,” “The Wood-felling,” “Three Deaths,” “Polikushka,” “After the Ball,” and “The Forged Coupon,” all gripping and eloquent lessons on two of Tolstoy’s most persistent themes: life and death. More experimental than his novels, Tolstoy’s stories are essential reading for anyone interested in his development as one of the major writers and thinkers of his time.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
The Death of Ivan Ilych and Other Stories

The Death of Ivan Ilych and Other Stories

Written by: Leo Tolstoy, Introduction by: Antony Briggs, Translated by: Antony Briggs, Translated by: David McDuff, Translated by: Ronald Wilks

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