The man came forward, and some one--a woman--arose and asked about some opinion the speaker had expressed concerning Tolstoy
His large and daring cosmic theories advertised his austere life and innocent, if somewhat frigid, morality; he held something of the position of Darwin doubled with the position of Tolstoy
You may read the greatest part of Dickens, as you may read the greatest part of Hawthorne or Tolstoy
, and not once be reminded of literature as a business or a cult, but you can hardly read a paragraph, hardly a sentence, of Thackeray's without being reminded of it either by suggestion or downright allusion.
He had shot big game in Siam, pearled in the Paumotus, visited Tolstoy
, seen the Passion Play, and crossed the Andes on mule-back; while he was a living directory of the fever holes of West Africa.
IT IS 1910 Russia and Valentin Bulgakov, the new private secretary to Leo Tolstoy
, arrives at the writer's estate - the battleground for a public war in The Last Station (BBC2, tonight, 11pm).
IT IS 1910 Russia a Bulgakov, the new secretary to Leo Tolstoy
, arrives at twriter's estate - thbattleground for a public war in The LStation (BBC2, ton 11pm).
Famed Russian writer Leo Tolstoy
wrestles with questions of aging and mortality in this lesser-known novel.
's 5 Greatest Novellas Annotated is an anthology of lesser-known short novels by acclaimed Russian author of the classic "War & Peace", Leo Tolstoy
The area concerned by the project focuses on the Cours Lafayette in Lyon, and during Tolstoy
and Blum Street in Villeurbanne, approximately 5.
Several segments of Tolstoy
and Bokonbayev streets are now open for the passage of vehicles.
seems not to have had any understanding of the productive power of specialization and exchange, the sources of productivity increase, the incentives for trade and investment, and the general workings of the market system.
Prominent Russians were always watched, but Tolstoy
earned particular scrutiny.