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by Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy
I - the tutor, karl ivanitch. Upon ours were heaped all sorts of books-lesson. books and play books-some standing up and some lying down.
I - the tutor, karl ivanitch. two standing decorously against the wall were two large volumes of a. Histoire des Voyages, in red binding. On that shelf could be seen books. thick and thin and books large and small, as well as covers without. books and books without covers, since everything got crammed up together.
Childhood, Boyhood, Youth book. Many themes that he Childhood, Boyhood, and Youth were Tolstoy's first published works; they are loosely based on his early life up to his university days, told from the perspective of a boy named Nikolenka as he makes his way through the joys and miseries of childhood and early adulthood. Some parts of the trilogy are more interesting and better worked out than others; there is enough in them to hold interest, however, and one can see the germs of Tolstoy's later genius in this early writing.
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Boyhood and Youth soon followed, and Tolstoy was launched on the literary career that would bring him immortality. The artistic work of Leo Tolstoy has been described as 'nothing less than one tremendous diary kept for over fifty years'. This particular 'diary' begins with Tolstoy's first published work, Childhood, which was written when he was only twenty-three. A l work, it recounts two days in the childhood of ten-year-old Nikolai Irtenev, recreating vivid impressions of people, place and events with the exuberant perspective of a child enriched by the ironic retrospective understanding of an adult.
Leo (Lev Nikolayevich) Tolstoy was born at Yasnaya Polyana, his . In this book the European realistic novel, with its attention to social structures, exact description, and psychological rendering, found its most.
Leo (Lev Nikolayevich) Tolstoy was born at Yasnaya Polyana, his family's estate, on August 28, 1828, in Russia's Tula Province, the youngest of four sons. His mother died when he was two years old, whereupon his father's distant cousin Tatyana Ergolsky took charge of the children. In 1837 Tolstoy's father died, and an aunt, Alexandra Osten-Saken, became legal guardian of the children. Tolstoy returned to Yasnaya Polyana, determined to become a model farmer and a "father" to his serfs (unpaid farmhands). In this book the European realistic novel, with its attention to social structures, exact description, and psychological rendering, found its most complete expression.
Childhood, Boyhood, and Youth is that work which stands on the periphery, not only of Tolstoy's works but also of Russian literature in general. It feels Russian, the characters are Russians but the influences come from French literature (Rousseau) and Germany (Schiller, Goethe). There is a Bildungsroman element but I wouldn't want to label it a novel of development.
Tolstoy's earliest works, the autobiographical novels Childhood, Boyhood, and Youth (1852–1856), tell of a. .
Tolstoy's earliest works, the autobiographical novels Childhood, Boyhood, and Youth (1852–1856), tell of a rich landowner's son and his slow realization of the chasm between himself and his peasants. Though he later rejected them as sentimental, a great deal of Tolstoy's own life is revealed.
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His masterpieces War and Peace and Anna Karenina stand, in their scope, breadth and vivid depiction of 19th-century Russian life, at the very peak of realist fiction. Childhood, Boyhood, and Youth - Leo Tolstoy. published by Samizdat Express, Orange, CT, USA. established in 1974, offering over 14,000 books.
Childhood, Boyhood, Youth (Penguin Classics). This particular 'diary' begins with Tolstoy's first published work, "Childhood", which was written when he was only twenty-three.