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On life : a critical edition /
Leo Tolstoy ; edited by Inessa Medzhibovskaya ; translated from the Russian by Michael Denner and Inessa Medzhibovskaya.
imprint
Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2019
description
xii, 246 pages : 1 illustration ; 23 cm
ISBN
0810138034, 0810138042, 0810138050, 9780810138032, 9780810138049, 9780810138056
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imprint
Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2019
isbn
0810138034
0810138042
0810138050
9780810138032
9780810138049
9780810138056
contents note
List of abbreviations -- Introduction: Tolstoy's On life and its times / Inessa Medzhibovskaya -- A note on the text -- On life / Leo Tolstoy ; translated by Michael Denner and Inessa Medzhibovskaya -- Editor's notes -- Historical supplement / selected, translated, and annotated by Inessa Medzhibovskaya -- Tolstoy's diary (May 1886-February 1887) -- Tolstoy's letter to A. K. Diterikhs (September-October 1886) -- "The concept of life": Tolstoy's talk at the Moscow Psychological Society (March 14, 1887) -- Letters concerning On life, Aleksandra Andreevna Tolstaya and Lev Tolstoy -- Letter to Nikolai Grot, against Tolstoy and On life, Archbishop Nikanor of Kherson and Odessa -- "A little chronicle": a reader's response to critics of On life -- Vladimir Soloviev's unsent letter to Tolstoy (circa 1889-90) -- Nikolai Grot's comparison of On life with Nietzsche's writings -- Letter to the editor from P. K. Novitskaya.
general note
"On Life originally completed in Russian under the title O zhizni (1886-87)."
catalogue key
11941622
 
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