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War and Peace

War and Peace

by Leo Tolstoy

War and Peace, a Russian novel by Leo Tolstoy, is considered one of the world's greatest works of fiction. It is regarded, along with Anna Karenina (1873–7), as his finest literary achievement. Epic in scale, War and Peace delineates in graphic detail events leading up to Napoleon's invasion of Russia, and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society, as seen through the eyes of five Russian aristocratic families. First titled '1805' the first installment was published in the January... Read more about this item
Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

by Leo Tolstoy

Anna Karenina is a novel by Leo Tolstoy, published in 1877. The story is set in 19th-century Russia and follows the life of Anna Karenina, a married woman who embarks on an affair with the wealthy Count Vronsky. As their affair becomes more passionate, Anna must grapple with the societal norms and expectations of her time, which view infidelity as a serious transgression. The novel explores themes of love, desire, societal expectations, and the consequences of our actions. It is considered one of the... Read more about this item
The Master and Margarita

The Master and Margarita

by Mikhail Bulgakov

The Master and Margarita is a novel by Mikhail Bulgakov, woven around the premise of a visit by the Devil to the fervently atheistic Soviet Union. Many critics consider the book to be one of the greatest novels of the 20th century, as well as one of the foremost Soviet satires, directed against a social order seen as suffocatingly bureaucratic.
Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Crime and Punishment is a novel by Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky that was first published in the literary journal The Russian Messenger in twelve monthly installments in 1866. It was later published in a single volume. It is the second of Dostoevsky's full-length novels after he returned from his exile in Siberia, and the first great novel of his mature period. Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish and moral dilemmas of Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov, an impoverished St.
Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago

by Boris Pasternak

Doctor Zhivago is a 20th century novel by Boris Pasternak, first published in 1957 in Italy by Feltrinelli after being refused publication in the USSR. A French translation was published by Éditions Gallimard in June 1958, and the English translation published in September 1958 by Collins & Harvill, London, and Pantheon in the US.The novel takes its name from the protagonist, Yuri Zhivago, a medical doctor, and poet. It tells the story of a man torn between two women, set... Read more about this item
The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Brothers Karamazov is the final novel by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Dostoyevsky spent nearly two years writing The Brothers Karamazov, which was published as a serial in The Russian Messenger and completed in November 1880. Dostoyevsky intended it to be the first part in an epic story titled The Life of a Great Sinner, but he died less than four months after its publication.
One Day In the Life Of Ivan Denisovich

One Day In the Life Of Ivan Denisovich

by Alexander Solzhenitsyn

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is a novel written by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, first published in November 1962 in the Soviet literary magazine Novy Mir (New World). The story is set in a Soviet labor camp in the 1950s, and describes a single day of an ordinary prisoner, Ivan Denisovich Shukhov. Its publication was an extraordinary event in Soviet literary history—never before had an account of Stalinist repression been openly distributed.
Dead Souls

Dead Souls

by Nikolai Gogol

Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol, Russian writer, was first published in 1842, and is one of the most prominent works of 19th-century Russian literature. Gogol himself saw it as an "epic poem in prose", and within the book as a "novel in verse". Despite supposedly completing the trilogy's second part, Gogol destroyed it shortly before his death. Although the novel ends in mid-sentence, it is usually regarded as complete in the extant form.
August 1914

August 1914

by Alexander Solzhenitsyn

August 1914 is a novel by Russian novelist Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn about Imperial Russia's defeat at the Battle of Tannenberg in East Prussia. The novel was completed in 1970, first published in 1971, and an English translation was first published in 1972. The novel is an unusual blend of fiction narrative and historiography, and has given rise to extensive and often bitter controversy, both from the literary as well as from the historical point of view.
Doktor Zhivago

Doktor Zhivago

by Boris Pasternak

Story Of a Life

Story Of a Life

by Konstantin Paustovsky

Speak, Memory

Speak, Memory

by Vladimir Nabokov

The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor Pevear, Richard and Volokhonsky, Larissa Dostoevsky

War and Peace

War and Peace

by Leo; Pevear, Richard, and Volokhonsky, Larissa Tolstoy

The Possessed

The Possessed

by Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor; Garnett, Constance Dostoevsky

The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor, and Garnett, Constance Dostoevsky

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Men, Years-Life

by Ilya Ehrenburg

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Bibliography Of Russian Literature In English Translation To 1945

by Maurice B, Armei Ettlinger and Joan M Gladstone Line

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Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor, And Garnett, Constance Dostoevsky

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