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Published by Wordsworth Editions .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Short stories,
  • Literature & Fiction

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8914261M
ISBN 101840224533
ISBN 109781840224535

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The Death of Ivan Ilych begins at the chronological end of the story. A group of judges are gathered together in a private room of the courthouse when Peter Ivanovich, a judge and close friend of Ivan Ilych, announces that Ivan has died. Consoled by the thought that it is Ivan who has died and not Cited by:   'The Death of Ivan Ilyich' is an existential masterpiece, a biting satire that recounts with extraordinary power the final illness and death of a bourgeois lawyer. In his Introduction Andrew Kahn explores Tolstoy's moral concerns and the stylistic features of these late stories, sensitively translated by Nicolas Pasternak Slater/5(K). The Death Of Ivan Ilyich And Other Stories. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the The Death Of Ivan Ilyich And Other Stories, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a . Tolstoy's fiction includes dozens of short stories and several novellas such as The Death of Ivan Ilyich, Family Happiness, and Hadji Murad. He also wrote plays and numerous philosophical essays. Tolstoy had a profound moral crisis and spiritual awakening in the 4/5(2).

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