Tolstoy : a Russian life
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
Format
Book
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
ISBN
9780151014385 (hc), 0151014388 (hc)
Physical Desc
xv, 544 pages, [16] pages of plates : ill., geneal. tables, maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Status

Description

Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

Copies

LocationCall NumberStatus
Santa Maria Public Library - Adult Non-Fiction891.733 T654On Shelf

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

More Details

Language
English

Notes

General Note
Originally published: London : Profile, 2010.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 455-507) and index.
Description
Bartlett draws extensively on key Russian sources, including much fascinating new material made available since the collapse of the Soviet Union. She sheds light on Tolstoy's remarkable journey from callow youth to writer to prophet; discusses his troubled relationship with his wife, Sonya, a subject long neglected; and vividly evokes the Russian landscapes Tolstoy so loved. Above all, she gives us an eloquent portrait of the brilliant, maddening, and contrary man who has, once again, been discovered by a new generation of readers.

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bartlett, R. (2011). Tolstoy: a Russian life (1st U.S. ed.). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bartlett, Rosamund. 2011. Tolstoy: A Russian Life. Boston [Mass.]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bartlett, Rosamund. Tolstoy: A Russian Life Boston [Mass.]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bartlett, Rosamund. Tolstoy: A Russian Life 1st U.S. ed., Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.