ISBN-10: 1530654955

ISBN-13: 9781530654956

thought of through a few to be the best novel ever written, “Anna Karenina” is Tolstoy’s vintage story of affection and adultery set opposed to the backdrop of excessive society in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. A wealthy and intricate masterpiece, the unconventional charts the disastrous process a love affair among Anna, a stunning married girl, and count number Vronsky, a filthy rich military officer. Tolstoy seamlessly weaves jointly the lives of dozens of characters, and in doing so captures a wide ranging tapestry of late-nineteenth-century Russian society. As Matthew Arnold wrote in his celebrated essay on Tolstoy, “We will not be to take Anna Karenina as a piece of paintings; we're to take it as a section of life.”

The most sensible novel ever written. —William Faulkner
A ideal murals. —Fyodor Dostoyevsky
One of the best love tales in global literature. —Vladimir Nabokov
To learn him… is to discover one’s method domestic… to every thing inside us that's basic and sane. —Thomas Mann

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