Anna KareninaBook - 2002
'Everything is finished. I have nothing but you now. Remember that'Anna Karenina seems to have everything - beauty, wealth, popularity and an adored son. But she feels that her life is empty until the moment she encounters the impetuous officer Count Vronsky. Their subsequent affair scandalizes society and family alike and soon brings jealously and bitterness in its wake. Contrasting with this tale of love and self-destruction is the vividly observed story of Levin, a man striving to find contentment and a meaning to his life - and also a self-portrait of Tolstoy himself. This new translation has been acclaimed as the definitive version of Tolstoy's masterpiece. It also contains an introduction by Richard Pevear and a preface by John Bayley.
Publisher: New York : Signet Classic, , c1961
Branch Call Number: PB Tolst 3558
Characteristics: xv, 942 p
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“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”
TSCPL_ChrisB Jun 05, 2016
Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.
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