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Anna Karenina (German Text)

By: Tolstoi, Leo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Droemersche Verlagsanstalt Th. Knaur Nachf.: 1950

Seller ID: 2268330

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. No publisher date, circa mid-1900s). Spine lightly rubbed, pages faintly toned. 1950 Hard Cover. 391 pp. German text. Anna Karenina (Russian: «???? ????????», IPA: [?an?? k??r?en??n?])[1] is a novel by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, published in serial installments from 1873 to 1877 in the periodical The Russian Messenger. Tolstoy clashed with editor Mikhail Katkov over political issues that arose in the final installment (Tolstoy's negative views of Russian volunteers going to fight in Serbia); therefore, the novel's first complete appearance was in book form in 1878. Anna Karen... View more info

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Ivan the Fool or The Old Devil and the Three Small Devils, also A Lost Opportunity and Polikushka

By: Tolstoi, Leo [Tolstoy, Leo]; Norraikow, Adolphus

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Charles L. Webster and Company: 1891

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2180844

Condition: Very Good


First thus - these stories were originally published separately. A bit musty, spine faded, owner bookplate on front endpaper and corresponding owner stamp on front flyleaf. 1891 Hard Cover. 172 pp. Three short stories by the author of Anna Karenina, War and Peace, and The Death of Ivan Ilyich, originally published in 1886. Includes a preface by translator Count Norraikow, Ivan the Fool, A Lost Opportunity, and Polikushka. Engraved illustrations by Valerian Gribayedoff (who was a journalist most famous for introducing illustrated drawings into newspapers) precede each story. Scarce in trade, an... View more info