Today, Leo Tolstoy is best remembered for his masterpieces War and Peace and Anna Karenina, both epic, sweeping works that unfold on a grand scale. But Tolstoy also dabbled in short-form fiction, and the results are similarly remarkable. This volume brings together a number of Tolstoy's shorter pieces, including qA Russian Proprietorq and qThe Three Deaths.qaquot;How are you feeling? ... aquot;If I am miserable, there is no reason why the rest of you should not have breakfast, aquot; said the sick woman, smiling faintly to the doctor, who was ... aquot;I have ordered my travelling-case brought; what do you say to that?
|Title||:||A Russian Proprietor|
|Publisher||:||The Floating Press - 2014-07-01|